Famous not only for its lakes, but for its heaths and forests, mists and meadows, farmlands and poets, The Lake District is Romantic country. Home to William Wordsworth some 250 years ago, his house is still open for visitors with handwritten excerpts of his work on display, and in the late winter and early spring, one is still delighted by hosts and hosts of golden daffodils crowding beside the lakes and beneath the trees, 'Fluttering and dancing in the breeze'.
Awakening is again in the room 409 of Champasak Palace. What happened between the temple on the mountain of Champasak and my hotel in Pakse named after has been a long and never-ending dream. Such a real dream that waking up I still think I'm being cuddled by the waters pushing Vat Phou Boat, whereas it's just the residual water drops coming from the sky after the night monsoon.
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.
Known to many as Ayers Rock, Uluru is probably the most famous landmark in Australia and a wonderful location for any green traveller visiting Australia. However, this beautiful world heritage site is much more than just a rock. There is a world of caves, paintings and springs to explore, as you enjoy Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.
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.
Any eco tourist visiting Switzerland should spend some time at the Swiss National Park. Located on the Swiss/Italian border, this is Switzerland's only national park.
With regards to accommodation, you have a number of options. The first is to book a hostel, hotel or cottage outside of the park. The second is to stay at the Chamanna Cluozza, the only accommodation available within the boundaries of the park.
Any eco-tourist planning on visiting South America should definitely consider the wonder that is Canaima National Park. This world heritage site is the size of a small country, so you will definitely want to plan ahead before making the trip.
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.
Any eco-tourist venturing near India should check out the Jim Corbett National Park. Nestled at the foot of the Himalayas lies one of the most beautiful spots in the world and ideal vacation spot for any traveller. Formally, the Hailey National Park, it is named after the hunter turned conservationist and the park is almost a homage to his beliefs and the way the work he has put in to maintain the site.