The ultimate low-impact guide to exploring Mauritius


It’s best known for its turquoise seas and crystalline beaches, but Mauritius has so much more to offer travellers looking for an authentic, sustainable travel experience on the island. And I’m not just talking about waterfall lookouts. Whether you’re planning…

Check in: Zanzibar’s original eco-retreat


Zanzibar has experienced something of a boutique hotel boom in recent years, yet Matemwe Lodge – the island’s original eco-chic beach hotel – remains right up there with the best of ’em. Overlooking a coral-fringed lagoon on the quiet northeastern…

Feynan Ecolodge: Do yourself a favour and stay here in Jordan


It would be an understatement to say that I was a little bit excited to be staying at Feynan Ecolodge. Nestled in Jordan’s stunning Dana Biosphere Reserve in the nation’s central-west, this idyllic, ultra-sustainable (and completely off-grid!) luxury ecolodge has…