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Eco-Luxurious Accommodations “Dômes Charlevoix”

Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Canada Bourgeois / Lechasseur architects Québec, Canada “Dômes Charlevoix” is a new concept of four seasons eco-luxurious accommodations located in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, next to the Massif de Charlevoix, near Quebec City as per information available from v2com. The three domes, the first phase of a larger tourist project, blend in harmoniously with the landscape. Each…

A view of the Kew Gardens

Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew

Greencleanguide’s editor had an opportunity to visit the Royal Botanical Gardens recently. These are some excerpts from his notes. Royal Botanical Gardens is magnificent. I had heard a lot about this World Heritage site, so when I was in London, I kept one full day in my itinerary to visit the place. The tube goes…

Alnwick castle-United Kingdom

Eco tourism Destinations- Alnwick, United Kingdom

Alnwick is a quiet place bordering the sea coast in the north of England. It is well connected by rail and road. If you go by rail, then get down at Alnmouth and board a bus from there. The Harry Potter movies have made Alnwick castle a famous tourist spot and if you have children…

Dachigam National Park location

Dachigam National Park, J&K

Location- Jammu and Kashmir, 22kms from Srinagar. Protected Area Category- National Park Area- 141 sq kms Best time for visit: May- August, Sept- December The name of the park means “ten villages” which may allude to the ten villages that were relocated during its formation. Dachigam has been a protected area since 1910, first given…

Eco tourism destinations- Telineelapuram, Andhra Pradesh

It is a very well maintained bird sanctuary in Andhra Pradesh. No direct buses are available from Visakhapatnam so it is a good idea to start early in the morning in order to have sufficient time with you. The nearest zila headquarters is Srikakulam. It is an Important Bird Area and bird enthusiasts will love…

Eco tourism destinations- Uppalpadu, Andhra Pradesh

How often do we look at places in pictures and wish we could have been there? If you belong to such a category of travellers, then Uppalpadu will not disappoint you. It is an Important Bird Area located near Guntur. The compound consists of a lake right in the middle of which are located tiny…

Sunset at Radhanagar beach

Eco tourism destinations- Andaman and Nicobar Islands

I had been planning for this trip for a long time but couldn’t really find the time due to various commitments. It is one of the most beautiful and largely untouched destinations of India.  It is the largest union territory with around 546 islands of which 26 are inhabited. I have been travelling a lot…