be as green as possible when you travel

It doesn't have to be an oxymoron - the Global Responsible Tourism Awards works to encourage more responsible travel in African and Latin American countries and in India.

If you're taking a break in Scotland, rather than boarding a plane for the Algarve, well, that's green in itself. And you can boost your eco credentials but paying a visit to one of Scotland's low energy but high impact visitor attractions..think wind turbines and power stations

Travel has got back to and even beyond pre-covid levels - and that isn't great news for the planet if millions of us fly around the world year in year out. So think more about travelling by train and if you want to find hotels that are eco friendly and on your continent, then German travel company Green Pearls could have the info you're looking for

Grupo Fedola (GF) Hotels is the first hotel chain in Europe and third in the world to obtain the ISO 21401: 2019 certificate for meeting the environmental, social and economic requirements of this leading sustainability management system. 

Italy's Trentino region is veyr eco conscious

Trentino has been working hard to ensure it meets strict sustainability standards for visitors

Follonico farmhouse in Tuscany, perfect for eco holidays

This house in southern Tuscany has been refurbished using reclaimed, recycled, upcycled materials, with plenty of antiques and vintage finds for charming, restful interiors

This cathedral made from trees is open in the city of Lodi, south east of Milan. It's a homage to its architect, the late Giuliano Mauri, and a place for all to enjoy the wonder of nature

Fistral beach is a paradise for surfers

Cornwall's coolest furniture maker has worked on one of the county's most popular beach hotels

St Ives in Cornwall

Autumn's a great time of year to head to one of Cornwall's most charming towns