I chose to stay at Hotel on North because of its creative use of recycled and upcycled materials, and its patronage of sustainability
Airports are getting more and more savvy about sustainability practices. From planting herb gardens and harvesting rainwater, to using mostly recycled materials when constructing additions and renovating existing buildings, being eco-conscious is top of mind for an array of airports.
After witnessing the tragic plastic problem in Bali, I suddenly became hyper aware of the various bad behaviors tourists tend to unwittingly exhibit. Think you might be guilty of a bad habit or two?
With such bounty, keeping the soil healthy is key. How does the Blancaneaux team do it? Compost, compost, compost! During a private garden tour, I learned about the resort's super soil practices, large-scale compost strategy, and gardening techniques.
Hotel Punta Islita A little zen paradise in Costa Rica, Hotel Punta Islita is dedicated to protecting the stunning environment
North Cascades National Park, Washington About three hours from Seattle, North Cascades National Park is a mountainous wonderland
Surf-vival 30+ Mineral Sunscreen -- Smart Girls Who Surf Unfortunately, recent studies are showing that standard sunscreens
For more photos, click here. Originally designed by Todd Saunders and Tommie Wilhelmsen as part of a program on tourist routes
Still, Piccard was able to take off as planned this morning, though fight controllers are paying close attention to weather