Wish You Were (Virtually) Here? The Remarkable Rise of Virtual Reality Vacations

With the advent of AI, immersive technology and augmented and virtual reality, we can be instantly whisked thousands of miles away for a fake-ation but will this sustainable ‘holiday’ ever match the real thing?

by Ellen Manning

Samara Karoo Reserve: Where Conservation, Beauty and Eco- Luxe Unite

From cheetah tracking on foot to picnics at the top of the world, Samara Karoo Reserve is truly a safari for the soul

by Anthea Ayache

Gifting Moments: Unwrap Experiences This Holiday Season

From vegan culinary masterclasses to indulgent natural spa days, gifting these experiences is sure to make your loved ones – and the planet – happy

by Rachel Bassett

Winter Wanderlust: 6 Unique Destinations for an Offbeat Escape

If you’re looking for an end-of-year break or an interesting winter trip to kickstart 2024, here are a few ideas for your next offbeat escape

by Georgia Lewis

Let’s Go Outside: 6 Exciting & Sustainable Ways to Celebrate The Union Day Weekend

Celebrate the UAE’s 52nd Union Day in the beauty of the nation’s great outdoors

by Nick Watkins

Head Down To SustainiFest For A Fun Celebration of Green Choices

Get ready for a green shopping adventure at Sustainifest this weekend, where you can learn about eco-friendly buying choices and meet some fantastic UAE businesses

by Anthea Ayache

Meat’s Nightmare Impact: Why The ‘Steaks’ are High for Our Planet’s Health

Meat production is responsible for about 40 per cent of all deforestation while producing just one pound of beef requires approximately 1,800 gallons of water

by Anthea Ayache

Countdown to a Green Christmas With Our Favourite Eco Advent Calendars

From vegan chocolates to biodegradable packaging, count down to Christmas with our guide to sustainable advent calendars

by Anthea Ayache

Winter Fun in the UAE: Outdoor Adventures With The Kids

From hiking to kayaking, mangroves to deserts, it’s time to get out and about with the kids this winter

by Amy Mathieson

Vegan by 2073: AI Forecasts a Brave New Plant-Based World

The eco-conscious Millennials and Gen Zs are setting the stage for a world where being vegan by 2073 could become the norm

by Nick Ames