Category Archive: Go Green

Travelling with FlixBus: Get comfortably from Madrid to Lisbon

It’s mid-afternoon as the bright green FlixBus rolls out of the busy bus-hub of Méndez Álvaro in Madrid. The bus navigates the downtown traffic and soon makes its way to the more open… Continue reading

Flight or FlixBus? Let’s take a look at my recent journey…

I have never been too picky when it comes to means of transport and while living in the UK, I got used to long bus rides like the 4-hour journey between London and… Continue reading

Experiencing The Great Kemeri Bog Boardwalk in Latvia

While researching some alternative travel experiences around Europe, I came across some highly atmospheric photos of the bogs of Kemeri National Park in Latvia. A country I hadn’t had the pleasure of visiting… Continue reading

Fuente Dé: Cantabrian cable car adventure

The region of Cantabria covers eastern and southern parts of Spain’s spectacular National Park Picos de Europa. A rugged land of mountains, canyons and a wild nature which is far from the golden… Continue reading

Isle of Man: Go sea-exploring with Shona

Shona is patiently waiting in the little harbour of Port Erin – her home near the southern tip of the Isle of Man. A self-governing island under the crown of the UK. From… Continue reading

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