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The Hotel Majestic Barriere: Green Glam in Cannes

The Hotel Majestic Barriere is one of the most exciting places to visit in Cannes. Here’s why By Kaitlyn Davis It’s that time of year, when the glitterati gather in the south of France for the world’s most feted…

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Eco Eccentric: Hotel Eclat Beijing

By Diane Small It may be best known for its smog, overcrowding and pollution, but Beijing is trying to turn its bad reputation around with the introduction luxury art hotel that is revolutionising sustainable travel in China.   Located…

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Imperial Grandeur: ITC Maurya Hotel, New Delhi

By Chere Di Boscio What defines excellence in a hotel? Some would say it’s the service. Others would say it’s the interiors. We say it’s a combination of these, with an extra element–sustainability. The ITC Maurya in New Delhi…

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Scottish Spring: Eco Friendly Glasgow

By Katrine Carstens Once a prime engine of the English empire, Glasgow spiralled into grime and despair as the glory of colonial Britain faded into grey. Lately however, with a foot firmly on the accelerator of progress, the city…

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Eco in the City: London Bridge Hotel

By Chere Di Boscio Big cities are not considered ‘eco-destinations’ by most, but compared to some brand-new ‘green’ hotels built on virgin land in exotic locales, existing properties in European cities can indeed be eco-friendly. Take the London Bridge…

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Paris: We Love Green

By Franziska Furst It’s the most visited city in the world, but Paris is not usually reputed to be as eco-friendly as other cities found in its European neighbours, Sweden, Austria or Germany. For one weekend in the autumn,…

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Getting Eco in Etruria, Italy

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Etruria, the ancient area in Central Italy located between the regions of Lazio, Tuscany and Umbria, has always been a trendsetter. For example, in ancient times the Greeks imported their Olympian Gods, Latin alphabet, agricultural…

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Welcome to Eco Street, Milan

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Since it was greatly destroyed during World War II , Milan has rebuilt itself into a thriving cosmopolitan financial capital, and has become one of the world’s most important fashion spots. Home to Dolce &…

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As Good As It Gets: One Aldwych

London’s First Eco Hotel By Chere Di Boscio With its diesel spewing taxis, polluted river and masses of cheap junk food, London is not likely at the top of anyone’s list as an eco-friendly travel destination. But a certain…