10 sustainable places in Poblenou, Barcelona Barcelona’s Poblenou area is becoming very popular. Its central quarter has maintained its authentic charm, whereas the industrial surroundings are the hub of all kinds of innovative startups. Moreover, the beach is always within reach. We made an article of 10 sustainable places in Poblenou, including vegan and slow…

15 slow food and vegan restaurants in Barcelona to try Barcelona’s slow food and vegan scene is transforming so quickly, that it’s hard to keep up. It’s why we made an overview of 15 places in the central Gothic quarter of the city. Places that stand out with the vegan and/or slow food they serve,…

5 reasons why Ghent is one of Europe’s most sustainable cities Ask any Belgian what Belgium’s most sustainable city is, and plenty of people will answer Ghent. But what are the reasons for that? We point out five of them, not only arguing why it’s at the forefront of Belgium’s innovation, even why Ghent is…

Specialty Coffee in Antwerp: the Story of Kolonel Koffie Antwerp can count on places that have set a trend in the coffee scene. A specialty coffee trend, focused on quality and craftsmanship. One of those is Kolonel Koffie. We had a short interview, to get to know them. Hi! How did Kolonel Koffie start? Kolonel…

Cycling Madrid: the story of Rutas Pangea Rutas Pangea is renowned for its work in building a real cycling culture in Madrid and beyond. Organizing cycling excursions in the city, Spain and Europe. We had a talk with them, to get to know their story. Hi Chus! Can you tell us a bit more about…

Sustainable shopping in Antwerp: the story of HOST Sustainability is the green line connecting the entire concept at HOST. An inspirational place, that is so much more than just a shop. We had a talk with them, to get to know the full story. When and how did your project started? Who played a major…

Sustainable Tourism in Barcelona Barcelona is one of the growing list of European cities where so-called “overtourism” is happening. Tourism that is coming in such large numbers that it starts to have a large effect on local life in the city. So, let’s make that effect a positive one. Besides different regulations, each and every…

Vegan in Madrid: the Story of El Perro Gamberro We love those places that are sustainable, yet super laid-back, welcoming and accessible. El Perro Gamberro is one of those. A vegan bar with a sincere sustainable philosophy, in the heart of Madrid. We had an interview to get to know the full story. Hello Virginia,…

Discovering Antwerp’s beer culture with the BeerWalk Antwerp has a long beer history. And things are moving as well, with microbreweries and craft beer bars transforming the beer scene in the city. The BeerWalk is an ideal way of getting to know both. Organized in Antwerp and several other Flemish cities, they give you an…