The Sustainable Tour – North America Edition: from Mexico to Alaska

North America Edition

Among the expressions I’ve come across, two caught my attention: everything happens in threes and there is no two without three. Inspired by those two sentences I am glad to announce you the Third Edition of our Global Expedition Project: The Sustainable Tour – North America Edition from Mexico to Alaska. The Sustainable Tour – North […]

The Sustainable EurAsiatic Tour: a big Green adventure from Milan to Beijing

The Sustainable EurAsiatic Tour

10.000 km, 10 Countries and 15 Cities: sustainable travelling will be the trend of the future! After almost 40 days from the departure day, the Sustainable EurAsiaticTour is officially over. A project that brought me from Milan to Beijing using exclusively sustainable transports systems. The goal was to prove that not only is it possible to […]

4 packing essentials for your next adventure

You’ve booked the time off work, you’re planning where you want to visit and most importantly, figuring out what to pack. Wherever you’re going in the world and no matter how long, there are some essential items you can’t do without. Filling your bag with useless tat is one of the biggest mistakes anyone can […]

From Mexico to Alaska with zero emissions: The Sustainable Tour Forest

The Sustainable Tour Forest

Is it possible in 2019 to travel with zero emissions? It may seem strange or complicated, but during our trips, or just during our everyday life, our actions have an impact on the environment. The best way to measure this impact is by tracking our daily footprint by calculating the CO2 emissions of each action, […]

Best Green Hostel Tbilisi: Fabrika Hostel Review

Best Green Hostel Tbilisi

One of the purposes, when I started the section Best Green Hostel in the blog, was to look for alternatives and revolutionary hostels that would change the travel experience of each one of the travellers and that will help them to feel at home keeping an eye on the sustainability and on the impact on […]

Gekooto Travel Tripod Review: the best low-cost travel tripod?

Geekoto Travel Tripod Review

For every travel photographer, the tripod is among all the travel gears, the one that is always generating troubles. Especially when packing, if you are travelling with carry-on only, you always think twice if to use that spare space and weight with a tripod or just use it to store more clothes or lenses. During […]

Introducing The Sustainable Tour

The Sustainable Tour

Started in late 2016, after more than two years of activity is time for GiovFranco.com to change and evolve. After the success of the project of The Sustainable Tours, we decided to modify and redesign our brand identity to keep up the pace with the dynamic and extremely fast change of the digital world but […]

Tropicfeel Monsoon Review: The first shoes made for Travelleres

Tropicfeel Moonson Review

After a long and very successful Kickstarter campaign, finally, I got the opportunity to test the first pair of shoes that has been conceived and designed by travellers for travellers: The TropicFeel Shoes. Launched in 2017 on Kickstarter the project of TropicFeel has been one of the most discussed and popular on the traveller community. […]

The Desert Adventure Photo Tour: reinvent your way of traveling

The Desert Adventure Photo Tour

The first big news of the year is here guys, after the Desert Road Trip in Israel of last year I’m delighted to announce that thanks to the cooperation with Wild-Trails we just launched a series of Desert Adventure Photo Tours. The tours will offer you the possibility to discover the authentic side of the middle-east. Tired […]

Alternative Berlin: The Green Side of the City

Alternative Berlin

Tired of AlexanderPlatz and the other “usual” sights of the city full of tourist? Welcome to Alternative Berlin a guide that will help you to discover the Green side of the city. In the last couple of years, I had several times the opportunity to visit Berlin and to discover the “hidden soul” of the […]

WAYKS ONE Travel Backpack Review. The Best Modular Sustainable Travel Pack!

WAYKS ONE Backpack Review

Wandering around the many exhibitors of the Berlin Travel Festival last March, I found something that caught my attention: a Sustainable Travel Backpack made only by recycled materials. Wow, super cool. But where is the trick? Back then the product was only a prototype, so I just take note of this as the innovation to […]