Living Abroad – How to Manage Seeing Friends and Family

A few thoughts on travelling sustainably when living overseas... Is sustainability about limiting yourself, or planning better?

The Journey Home: Wageningen to Bristol

Wow! 3,005 miles, 21 trains, 17 days, 8 countries, 4 buses, 3 ferries, 2 conferences and around 52kg of CO2 compared with 529kg CO2 if I had have flown (according to Ecopassenger, and adjusted to show the true climate impact of CO2 emitted at high altitude). To put that in comparison, 50kg of CO2 is the…

Day 1 of 4: Bristol to Oslo

I am embarking on the longest train journey I have completed to date, and yesterday was the start of it. I decided to try and get to Oslo to attend a conference about 6 months ago. Unfortunately, because the journey is so long, I would need to stay in three different cities along the way…