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Bathing in natural swimming ponds: good for body and nature

Bathing in natural swimming ponds: good for body and nature

Last summer I had the chance to swim in a swimming pond for the very first time and it was an extraordinary experience, especially for me as a nature lover. Surrounded by trees and the beautiful garden I just floated between the water lilies! Best […]

Sustainability pioneers: Peter Unterlechner from Biohotel Grafenast

Sustainability pioneers: Peter Unterlechner from Biohotel Grafenast

In our series “Sustainability pioneers” we introduce you to inspiring personalities and their sustainable commitment. Please meet Peter Unterlechner from Biohotel Grafenast located in Tyrol in today’s blog post.

The 5 most beautiful eco-luxury hotels in the Alps

The 5 most beautiful eco-luxury hotels in the Alps

When hearing “eco” many people still associate organic slippers and jute bags. Even though jute bags are trendy in some places, the outdated image related to the word “eco” remains alive. The expression eco-luxury describes exactly the opposite, though, namely the compatibility of environmentally friendly […]

Green travel calendar 2019

Green travel calendar 2019

The year has just started and we are happy to present our travel calendar for 2019: suggesting twelve inspiring destinations that make for a perfect holiday experience – no matter when you travel. However, we would not  be the Green Travel Blog if these tips […]

Off-season travel: evade mass tourism

Off-season travel: evade mass tourism

Do you also prefer traveling in summer, like most people? The summer is considered as the touristic high season – resulting in overflowing beaches, crowed hiking trails, and packed marketplaces. Did you ever think about anti-cyclical travel, in other words, off-season travel?