When planning a green holiday, we are thinking about checking the eco-credentials of the lodge, booking a local guide or off-setting our air miles. Additionally a very simple little step towards a more sustainable holiday is to avoid using plastic bottles: Get a stainless steel or thermos bottle and when travelling in areas where water is not drinkable, you can treat your own water with a steripen or purifying tablets. This simple action means a lot to the environment.
Discovering the incredible Armenian History Museum in Yerevan is an essential part of your journey through a country that has yet to be flooded by a wave of tourism and few know about its history or even where it is. Anyone interesting in historical, adventure and cultural tourism, Armenia is a must! Armenia has stone circles older than UK’s Stonehenge with a story filled with thousands of years of Paganism.
Locanda della Valle Nuova is an eco-friendly accommodation based on the premise that one should always tread lightly on mother Earth. Locanda grows 70% of the food they serve to guests and the rest is sourced locally.
Nature, lakes, fauna, flora and forests boast serenity, beauty and some of the best aspects that our planet has to offer. Europe is packed with beautiful national parks where tourists and locals alike flock to every year to experience the serenity and solitude themselves. What better way to relax during a vacation than to visit some of Europe's finest national parks?
It is in the beautiful countryside of Umbria that La Casella has changed the countryside vacation into a life style. In this resort, each of the 32 rooms has unique conventional and classic style, some with romantic wooden furniture other with a more country side touch.
This autumn, escape to North Italy and enjoy the beautiful ballet of autumnal colours around the South Tyrolean mountains and valleys. The South Tyrol province has something to offer during each season, but surely autumn is the cosiest time of the year.
Set high up on hillside overlooking olive grove terraces and the lakeside village of Gargnano, Italy's LeFay Resort is both green and gorgeous. With the hotel's eco-friendly floor-to-ceiling window design, one can see some of Italy's best scenic views from anywhere in the hotel.