Over the past couple of years, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many travellers have become more conscious about the way they impact the destinations they visit. Whether you’re travelling to the Caribbean, Southern Africa or Europe, there are several sustainable travel practices you can use to ensure your travel impact is a positive one. Here, I share 6 ways to travel sustainably in the British Isles.
British Isles – Around the World from A to Z – B
This week in our virtual tour Around the World from A to Z, the British Isles is featured. I have already written about Britain on another page, but this week I will also include differences to look out for when driving in the British Isles as well as safety tips for pedestrians, safety tips for solo female travellers. I also highlight some features in my favourite region of Great Britain.
Take a day-trip (or two) to an English seaside town and explore stunning coasts
If you haven’t visited an English seaside town or seen England’s stunning coastline before, then consider a day-trip to the seaside when you next visit Britain. Even if you’re short on time and only have a day or two to spare, you can easily take a day-trip out of Central London by train, bus or by car to experience a little of what an English seaside town has to offer and to explore England’s stunning coast.
Experience English countryside on the River Severn
Experience English countryside on the River Severn Experience English culture & history, city & architecture, geology & nature, peace & tranquility on a river-boat cruise of the River Severn at the medieval town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire, England....
Spring comes early to Newquay, Cornwall
Daffodils overlooking Fistral Beach, NewquayOn a visit with family in England from late January to February 9th, I was surprised to see how early Spring arrived in Newquay, Cornwall, where my mum now lives. Flowers were everywhere. The above photo of Spring daffodils...
Where in the World 14
Where In the World?Where in the World would you find these protected deer? You might be surprised to know where these wild deer can be found. Although wild and roam freely within the grounds in which they live, they are protected. The home to these deer is the largest...