We’re delighted to be joining in on this day of celebration for all we have to be thankful for on this planet with Earth Day. As it is Earth Day, we have decided to share with you some top tips to be kind to the Earth whilst you are on holiday, some of these ideas are very easy to implement and with little to no thought you’ll make your holidays greener!
Earth Day is coming up on the 22nd April and to get you all ready for it we’ve created a little quiz to help you find out how eco-conscious you are! You might find the quiz offers a little inspiration on how you could be more eco-friendly in the future, from switching the lights off when you leave the room to thinking more about your shopping and holiday habits. Who knows, maybe it will change your perspective!
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:
As temperatures begin to drop, things start getting festive and the days are shorter than ever, have you ever wondered what happens to bees in the winter time? If you’re planning a glamping trip this winter, there’s no better place to be then outside and amongst nature to spot a winter bee. Be sure to check out some of the tips below on how you can help the bees during colder weather.
Over 1.3 billion tonnes of food grown globally is wasted each year. In total, that’s about a third of all food produced for human consumption. This wasted food takes its toll on the environment due to the sheer amount of fresh water, land and labour it takes to produce and is responsible for over 3 gigatonnes of carbon emissions each year. If the waste was a country itself, it would be the third highest contributor to greenhouse gases in the world. Britain is one of the worst culprits in Europe, with over 15 million tonnes per year feeding no one.
Research based on the opinions of UK holidaymakers has found that they think the travel industry, as opposed to the Government, should be the ones who take the reins to lead the way when it comes to responsible tourism.
A conservation group from South Wales has reached the finals of the Sustain Wales Awards.
Glamping is about enjoying the environment and natural living for what it is, untouched, unique spaces that we can all appreciate. So the news that the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has recorded the majority of shoppers in the UK now being concerned more with helping to preserve the ocean’s seafood population than they are with the price and brand of their seafood when it comes to purchases was something that helps the effort as a whole.
A local Dorset-based business successfully reached the finals of prestigious Fresh Produce category at the Soil Association Best of Organic Market Awards Ceremony 2016.