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The Palace of Versailles, for the ecotourist visiting France

Anyone interested in French history should visit the Palace of Versailles in France. Around 14 miles from the capital Paris. The palace is a very important part of French history and home of King Louis XIV who reigned for over 72 years.

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The Giant's Causeway Eco tourism in Northern Ireland

On the north east coast of county Antrim, you will find The Giant's Causeway, an ideal spot for the green traveller visiting Northern Ireland. Renowned for its tens of thousands of Basalt columns, this strange looking landscape is the result of a volcanic eruption. Now a world heritage site, the Causeway is the most popular tourist attraction in the country and well worth a visit.

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Schonbrunn Palace - for the eco tourist visiting Vienna

If you're planning a trip to Vienna then a visit to the Schonbrunn Palace is essential. The palace is Austria's most visited site and with good reason. With over 1400 rooms it is regarded as one of the most important works of architecture in the country. Run by the House of Habsburg the site has numerous buildings and plenty to keep anyone interested in Austria's cultural heritage.

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Paparoa National Park - New Zealand's retreat for the green traveler

Any eco-tourist travelling to New Zealand should consider Paparoa National Park. Established in 1987 as a means to protect the limestone environment from mining, Paparoa is one of the world's newest national parks. However, the fact that it is still in it's infancy as a national park doesn't make it any less worth a visit than any other. Popular with tourists, the park stretches from the coastline to the Paparoa Ranges and covers over 300 km2.

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Alhambra - for the green traveller visiting Granada

Constructed in the mid-10th century the Alhambra fortress lies at the top of the hill of the Assabica in Granada, Spain. These wonderful Muslim palaces were built for the last Emirs of Spain. Since the erection of the first building each ruler that followed added to it and as such has left their own mark on the fortress. Some of the buildings have been damaged, however, for the best part the structure is a wonder to behold and worth a visit.

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Banff National Park - for the green traveller visiting Canada

Acropolis of Athens - for the green traveller visiting Greece

The Acropolis sits high above the city of Athens and is the most famous landmark in all of Greece. Now a world heritage, site the Acropolis is one of the most recognizable landmarks in the world and well worth a visit.

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The Galapagos Islands - A world heritage site for the green traveller

An ecotourism haven, the Galapagos Islands are in the Pacific Ocean, around 550 miles west of Ecuador.

The Finch Bay eco-hotel is as close to a perfect location to stay whilst on holiday as you are going to get. Rated as one of the top 25 hotels in South America, this stunning hotel will provide you with everything you need during your stay.

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The Leaning Tower of Pisa - for the eco-tourist visiting Tuscany

Although renowned for the leaning tower, there is much more to see and enjoy for those visiting the Piazza dei Miracoli.

A world heritage site, the Piazza dei Miracoli, which translates as 'Square of Miracles', has four buildings that dominate the area. The cathedral, the baptistery, camosanto and the bell tower, which has come to be known as the "Leaning tower of Pisa".

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Fiordland - A stunning location for the eco-tourist

Any green traveller planning a trip to New Zealand would do well to visit the stunning Fiordland National Park. A world heritage site, Fiordland is, as the name suggests, an area where narrow rivers are surrounded by beautiful steep cliffs and snow-capped mountains.

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