Unpackaged goodness

Unpackaged goodness

Whenever I'm in London, I try to drop by this beautiful grocery store on 42 Amwell Street, near…

Whenever I'm in London, I try to drop by this beautiful grocery store on 42 Amwell Street, near Angel. Catherine Conway set up 'Unpackaged' in 2006 so that customers could refill their groceries using their own…

Picture perfect

Picture perfect

Are you going skiing or snowboarding soon? Time to get to know Picture! I got to know the brand…

Are you going skiing or snowboarding soon? Time to get to know Picture! I got to know the brand after being invited to their Dutch launch party. This new brand makes very cool outfits for playing in the snow and…

Swedish eco cool

Swedish eco cool

Ask any Swede and their face will light up when they talk about Gotland. Located about 90km off the…

Ask any Swede and their face will light up when they talk about Gotland. Located about 90km off the Swedish mainland, the island is easily accessible by ferry and once you're there you can rent a bike to get around…

Eco chic at the peech

Eco chic at the peech

I just returned to the Netherlands after an incredible adventure travelling around South Africa.…

I just returned to the Netherlands after an incredible adventure travelling around South Africa. Whilst there, I stayed in some very special, Strawberry style, places: first up, eco and design luxury at The Peech Hotel,…

Living the hi life

Living the hi life

The inventors of the concept of joie de vivre, the French, still have to get their heads around the…

The inventors of the concept of joie de vivre, the French, still have to get their heads around the joy of organic food and green living. But here and there small ventures are popping up that are putting France on the…