Category Archive: Go Green

Go Green: Conquer the Danish “Sky Mountain”

Having travelled a lot in mountainous regions like Scotland, Spain and Switzerland, I like to tell the story of Denmark’s “Sky Mountain” when I talk to other travellers. Its name gives the impression… Continue reading

Naturally Edinburgh: 5 gorgeous green spots in the Scottish capital

Edinburgh isn’t just cobblestoned streets and whisky-pouring pubs. The Scottish capital is greener than most and offers some excellent spots where you can disconnect from busy streets and enjoy a walk with a… Continue reading

Unique Accommodation: Qbic – funky, fun and eco-friendly

Having travelled a lot, I really appreciate accommodation which has a lot of character. A place that goes all in to stand out. A place that wants to offer an experience more than… Continue reading

Go wild in West Wales with Voyages of Discovery

We take our seats in the bright orange boat. We zip up our coats, pull on our life vests and grab the metal bar in front of us. And soon the powerful boat… Continue reading

Alternatives: Discover Spain’s green corner

Think Spain and the first that comes to mind will surely be the tempting southern coast, the exotic Canary and Balearic Islands, and attractive cities like Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao and Seville. And that’s… Continue reading

Life in Pembrokeshire: Back in time for babyseals

After almost two months of touring England and Scotland, my girlfriend and I are now back in West Wales and precious Pembrokeshire, where the indicator is about to change from summer to fall. It was a long… Continue reading

6 things you’ll miss in photos from Pembrokeshire

If you type in ‘Pembrokeshire coast’ on Google images, you’ll get a long list of stunningly beautiful scenes from the wild wild Wales. But trust me, the coastline of Pembrokeshire is one of those places… Continue reading

A responsible cup of coffee

La Ciudad Invisible Insider tip to: Madrid, Spain What: Café Where: Constanilla de Los Ángeles 7, 28013 Madrid On the line: www.laciudad-invisible.com While living in downtown Madrid, this eco-friendly travel café quickly became my favourite place to write.… Continue reading

A hostel with heart and history

The Old School Hostel Insider tip to: Trefin, Pembrokeshire What: Hostel Where: Ffordd-yr-Afon, Trefin, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, SA62 5AU Phone: (+44) 01348 831 800 On the line: www.oldschoolhostel.com If you have travelled on a budget you have most likely… Continue reading

Go Green: Welsh and wonderful

Roath Park What: Public park Where: Cardiff, Wales Web: – This is one of my absolute favourite parks in Europe. A stunningly beautiful public park in the suberb of Roath in Cardiff. Roath is one of the nicer… Continue reading