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Coral Reef-Safe Sunscreen

Every time we lotion up and head into the ocean, a thin layer of sunscreen washes off our bodies, contaminating the marine life — even the waterproof variety. One way to reduce our impact on the ocean: switching sunscreens. While still providing protection from the sun’s harmful rays, these SPF lotions won’t pollute the ocean […]

Take “Spring Cleaning Up” A Notch This Earth Day

In the nearly 50 years since its inception, Earth Day evolved from a hip, thought-provoking happening aimed at college kids to a day of fun and teachable moments intended to prompt kids at every age to take action in the era of global warming. The observance was the brainchild of Gaylord Nelson, a U.S. Senator […]

Go Green on Your Next Trip to Los Angeles

Los Angeles, often known for its fame and excess, is an increasingly Earth-conscious metropolis. At first glance, the city appears a hot-bed of indulgence, but. underneath the glitz and glamour. it is giving visitors the chance to explore a world-class destination while doing its part to support an earth-friendly ecosystem. With an infrastructure rooted in […]

Eco-Friendly Resort comes to Abu Dhabi

Better late than never — Jumeirah Group is opening its first luxury, eco-conscious resort, Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi. To be located on the island’s pristine coastline, the all-new luxury beachfront resort will offer incredible views of the white-sand beaches, Arabian Gulf and resident wildlife. Situated in a locale not necessarily known for […]

Greener Arctic Expeditions

For families seeking adventure and exploration through polar waters and remote locales, Hurtigruten is a top name in the business. While the largest cruise line of its kind with more than 125 years of experience, Hurtigruten offers intimate and immersive treks through incredible destinations, including Norway, Greenland, the Northwest Passage, Svalbard, Antarctica and Arctic Canada, […]

Spotlight on La Fonda on the Plaza Hotel

With green initiatives popping up left and right in the travel and hospitality industry, it’s about time someone was named a winner. The historic La Fonda on the Plaza Hotel in Santa Fe, N.M., has been honored Green Business of the Year by the city’s Chamber of Commerce during the annual Business Awards. Of the […]