UK Minibreaks

You don’t have to travel halfway around the world to have a great holiday.

These UK breaks are closer to home, kinder to the planet, but just as lovely.



Review: The Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London

It’s taken me so long to write this post because it doesn’t really fit with the rest of this site. The Shangri La London certainly isn’t budget-friendly, it’s not eco-friendly and it isn’t somewhere you might stay if you were looking to reconnect with nature. That being said, it is an experience I’ll never ever forget, and so for that reason, I just had to write it up.

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The green guide to eating, sleeping & shopping in London

From excellent vegan, vegetarian and organic restaurants; to sleek yet sustainable places to stay; there’s plenty of eco-friendly excitement to be had in the big smoke. Also, did you know that a whopping 47% of London is green space!?

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Review: A Winter Stay at The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny

It’s official. I don’t think there is anything in Wales as festive as a December stay at The Angel Hotel & Restaurant in Abergavenny. From roaring log fires to warm mince pies and hot mulled wine, this is the place to get your Christmas fix!

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Review: London’s greenest budget hotel, QBic

If you’re looking for a great budget hotel in central London, I’ve found a real gem for you. It’s cheap, quirky, and well-located – but it’s the hotel’s green credentials which really set this forward-thinking business apart.

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