How to avoid plastic on your next trip

How to avoid plastic on your next trip

Knowing how to avoid plastic isn’t easy especially when you travel. But with more and more people deciding to cut the toxic material out of their life there are now lots of great alternatives to use when you travel. Follow these simple ideas to cut…

How to do a day trip to the Monarch butterfly reserves from Mexico City

How to do a day trip to the Monarch butterfly reserves from Mexico City

This guide will give you all the information you need to do a day trip to the Monarch butterfly reserves from Mexico City. Imagine being surrounded by thousands of butterflies high in the central mountains of Mexico. It’s a true natural spectacle that is unique…

Marine Conservation Volunteer Opportunities

Marine Conservation Volunteer Opportunities

As an avid diver and nature lover I’ve always dreamed of doing conservation work involving the ocean. But I found it hard to know where to look. Facebook diving groups are a great place to start but I thought I’d compile all the information I’ve…

Top 8 Eco Travel Apps

Top 8 Eco Travel Apps

We all want to be a bit more eco in our daily lives, but what about when we travel? Often we are dashing around in unfamiliar territory and it can be very easy to take shortcuts like buying a bottle of water or grabbing a…

Travel without the baggage. Why I decided to not buy clothes for a year

Travel without the baggage. Why I decided to not buy clothes for a year

I have far too many clothes. I’m pretty much a nomad that spends most of my time living out of a hand luggage sized rucksack. I’ve learned to be pretty minimalist over the years. Yet every time I return to England I’ve inevitably got more…

Reef Safe Sunscreen – What to buy and why it’s important

Reef Safe Sunscreen – What to buy and why it’s important

Coral bleaching and water pollution seem like things far out of our control but we can do our bit in helping out our little fishy friends. Sunscreens can carry harmful ingredients that can have a negative impact on sealife such as Oxybenzone (Benzophenone-3), a chemical…

Clean Up Your Toiletries Bag – Eco Travel Hacks

Clean Up Your Toiletries Bag – Eco Travel Hacks

We all want to be a bit more green in our everyday lives but what about when we travel? Products that save space and last longer on the road are invaluable in saving time an unnecessary cost. Going reusable is not only great for the…

The Top Wildlife Experiences In Sri Lanka

The Top Wildlife Experiences In Sri Lanka

If you want abundant wildlife experiences, Sri Lanka is a paradise. It’s hard to go a day without spotting a new creature even if you are just relaxing by the beach. The culture and history here have led it to be a Mecca for wildlife…

Bucket list trip – The animals of the Galapagos Islands

Bucket list trip – The animals of the Galapagos Islands

At the top of my to do list for some time, the Galapagos Islands has the allure of awe inspiring nature combined with extreme remoteness. It’s the go to destination for any nature lover. Darwin and Attenborough are just a couple of explorers that have had life changing expeditions to this small island off of the coast of Ecuador.

Finding Paradise Amidst The Pollution in a Stilt House in Borneo

Finding Paradise Amidst The Pollution in a Stilt House in Borneo

I’m still not sure it wasn’t all a delightful dream. Laying around in hammocks after mornings spent diving off remote islands in some of the clearest water imaginable. Snorkelling under our little stilt house on a sea that was teaming with life. Spotting seahorses, cuttlefish…