Slow Break Away


By choosing to travel slowly you reshape your experience getting there becomes a true part of the adventure. No longer a stressful journey raced through to arrive at the destination, it becomes an experience of cultures, of subtly changing landscapes and a time to relax. Something to try? Read on ...

A square badge with a tortoise carrying a brown knapsack in the center with the words: Slow Break Away

A slow day out.

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Carl Honoré talking about Slow Travel

When we travel, so many of the benefits of slowing down intersect ...
8 minutes


Can I drive somewhere and then start my slow day out?

Not in the same day. The slow day needs to be entirely car free.

What if I want more than one slow day?

Then see the next level of this quest!

Beware of

The list

Try and stay in the moment. Don't let your mind wander to the list of things you need to do.

How the points breakdown

  • Travel
  • Food
  • Pollution and waste
  • Energy
  • Animal rights
  • Human rights
  • Education and culture
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Water
  • Land and community
  • Finance
  • Building
  • Biodiversity

How to get more points and earn coins too...

Check in! You'll get points each time you check in this quest.

Show us! You'll get 5 coins for every photo you add to your profile of you doing this quest.

Tell us about your experience! You'll get 25 coins for writing a blog post about achieving your quest. It's your chance to inspire others.

Inspire us! Have you found a short video that can inspire people to complete this quest? Tell us about it and if it's a good one we'll add it to the toolkit and you'll get 10 coins.

Do it again?

You can do this quest as many times as you like. The more times you repeat this quest, the more badges and points you will get!


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