Loft Hostel, HI-Iceland newest hostel, has received the Swan Certification for sustainable service. Loft Hostels top priority is to offer guests great facilities, services and recreation towards the responsible treatment nature and the environment. In order for the hostel to gain this certification, high standards and a set criteria has been met which include: Energy Usage […]
It is sometimes easy to forget that during winter, your children’s skin is still vulnerable to the sun. This is particularly important if you are planning a skiing holiday this ‘winter sun’ season. Now you can keep kids protected the natural way with Organic Children Sun Lotion from Green People. The range is perfect for protecting […]
Forest Holidays offers relaxing weekend & midweek breaks in luxury holiday lodges with hot tubs in prime forest locations. Following from last years holiday to Sherwood Forest, this year we decided to visit Blackwood Forest in Hampshire. This time we had a Golden Oak cabin, complete with a wood burner and hot tub, which was stunning and had […]
If you are becoming more conscious about the type of holiday you want, then check out glamping. This eco holiday is a fast developing industry and there are plenty of places around the UK and Europe that have eco-friendly tents, yurts, domes or igloos.
Tarifa Eco Centre is based in the beautiful town of Tarifa, located on the Costa de la Luz in Spain. The centre includes an: Restaurant Shop Holistic Centre (alternative medicine, therapies, workshops) Eco Services (bike rental, volunteers, books, DVD rental, therapists) The centre opened in May 2006, as a private project called Glocal Eco System. The […]
It is a well-known fact that whenever we get the opportunity to slather ourselves in sunscreen we feel responsible and healthy – as we are taking care of our skin. Unfortunately what is not so well known is the fact that sunscreen causes massive damage to the world’s coral reefs… Shockingly it is estimated to […]
I love nothing more then travelling and discovering new countries and their cultures. For me it is important to be as eco-friendly as possible when I travel – something that is easier to do then you may think! One way in which I try to be eco-friendly is with my accommodation choice.
Are you looking for a total escape? If so, TGF strongly recommend joining the “Escape the World” retreat in Bali, which will enable you to touch base with yourself, practice gentle yoga and meditation as well experience Balinese culture whilst enjoying a relaxing vacation.
Last Summer I had my first music festival experience and I absolutely loved it! The whole weekend was jam packed with music from my favorite artists and lots of dancing with my friends. By the time the festival had sadly come to an end, I was absolutely exhausted and felt like I needed to sleep […]
At last the summer season is upon us, which means only one thing – are diaries are jam packed with picnics, BBQ’s and beach trips galore. This is my favorite time of year as it brings unforgettable memories and of course some much needed summer sunshine. It is hot and humid, and the last thing […]