Discover a clean green Iceland in any season

Discover a clean green Iceland in any season

Environmental responsibility is part of Iceland’s national psyche. Here are five of the most sustainably minded spots for conscious travellers to visit. 1. Stylish sustainability Housed in a former inn for workers at the Nesjavellir Geothermal Power Plant, an hour’s drive from Reykjavik, Ion Adventure Hotel is a real Icelandic gem. The converted hotel is

Try fusion cuisine in Helsinki

Try fusion cuisine in Helsinki

Nordic meets Japanese at Kamome, where the eatery’s famed story continues. For ten years, a tiny café in Helsinki’s Punavuori district enjoyed huge popularity among Japanese visitors after featuring in the cult film Kamome Shokudo. Its story nearly came to an end when the owners decided to retire last year, but entrepreneur Hideki Ogawa –

We did it!

We did it!

A lot has happened since February 2009 when I wrote in a blog post: “We hope ICAO will consider the work that’s been done and use it to prepare a proposal for the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference in December. I sincerely hope that these proposals will lead to a finished agreement. If that were to happen,

3 x Delhi havens of calm

3 x Delhi havens of calm

Visitors to the Indian capital welcome some peace at the end of a frazzling day. We choose three favourites of Delhi accommodation. Luxury and indulgence The Taj Mahal Hotel is a favourite luxury retreat at the heart of the mayhem. Towering above the broad and leafy avenues of New Delhi, the hotel offers sumptuous rooms,

Run like a local in three cities

Run like a local in three cities

Runners in Barcelona, New York City, and Singapore share their top tips to help you discover new sides of these iconic destinations – while clocking up those miles! On Gaudi’s doorstep Barcelona boasts a number of distinctive running experiences, all within its city limits. There are wild and mountainous routes around Mt. Tibidabo that lead