Ever been travelling? No? It’s great, but there are factors that can make this incredible experience affect the environment for the worse. Think about the energy and fuel it takes to transport you to these places, and the tour trips on coaches, etc. So what can we do to help reduce these factors? Well, how about you follow these six simple steps we have on saving energy and reducing waste in your quest to become the best green traveller you can be?
A groundbreaking project has just begun in China, where the first ever pollution fighting city is being built. This city is a revolutionary step that has been commissioned by Liuzhou Municipality Urban planning for the north of Liuzhou along the Liujiang River. With the hopes of a better future, this forest city could be the start of a worldwide design project if successful that could change the way we live.
Whether you are considering living in a yurt for eco-reasons, to cut down costs or simply to try something new, our ‘how to live in a yurt’ blog will unveil all of the wonderful aspects that this lifestyle entails. It doesn’t matter whether this is simply going to be your summer retreat or your full-time home, you’ll certainly find it an interesting read. Our 10-step guide will help you to make an informed decision on whether living in a yurt is for you. If you decide that it is for you, our guide can help you to make the right preparations for your new lifestyle so that you get the full level of enjoyment from your new, unique home!
The humble bumble bee is a very busy insect! To keep the bees buzzing we’ve put together ways we can look out for the hard workers that make tasty honey and do an incredible job of pollenating our plants.
As the spring approaches and the weather begins to warm up, it is finally time that we can all head back outside without the need of a thick winter coat, scarf, gloves, wellies and the rest! Spring is a very exciting time, when the flowers spring back into bloom, Easter celebrations take place and the activities that can be done are endless come rain or shine!
What is hygge?
Hygge, pronounced ‘hoo-ga’, is the Danish term for ‘well-being’. This new trend that has swept across the UK and beyond, is the concept of going back to basics and living a comfortable and sustainable existence in order to promote healthy well-being.
Was one of your New Year’s goals to live a greener life? Making your garden more wildlife friendly is just one step you can take to contribute to the great outdoors, so we’ve got a guide to give you a helping hand in the garden.
As the end of January approaches, the winter blues have well and truly arrived, and nothing seems more appealing than curling up inside on long and dark winter evenings. However, there are many reasons to resist the urge to hibernate and get out and about outdoors when it’s cold. We’ve looked at just three of the reasons you should head out on your glamping holidays this winter, for a unique and quirky break that will do you the world of good, as well as the ways you can combat the cold for maximum enjoyment.
People unfamiliar or just generally curious about the humble yurt and its wealth of history and potential need search no longer as we can cure that curiosity right now with a information-packed article on yurts for you!
It’s that time of year again folks, the time to make significant changes to aspects of your life you’re not completely happy with for a healthier and happier self. That’s if you stick to them at least. One popular New Year’s resolution for 2017 is to be more eco-friendly in the upcoming year. A great way to kick start this goal is by swapping the yearly Benidorm trip for a stay in our beautiful eco cabins. Here are our top 8 green resolutions for you and your family to try out in 2017: