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Oil Rig Pods Become Uber Hip Hotels

Oil Rig Pods Become Uber Hip Hotels September 19, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
This may be recycling at its best. Denis Oudendijk, garbage architect, decided to take discarded oil rig escape pods and turn them into floating hotel rooms. The orange mini-floating submarines can be your way of connecting to the emergency situations around oil drilling of yesteryear. For only $100...

How To Be Eco-Friendly Before Your Trip

How To Be Eco-Friendly Before Your Trip May 13, 2011 | Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
Sure, most of us think about the impact our flight to Malaysia is going to have on the environment, and maybe even do a little plea bargain with Mother Earth to compost and recycle everything up until the day of departure. But we often forget the little things we can to reduce our carbon footprint while...

Paris Trials Sparkling Fountain Water In Efforts To Lower Bottled Water Consumption

Paris Trials Sparkling Fountain Water In Efforts To Lower Bottled Water Consumption October 6, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
What do you get when you cross fountain water and carbon dioxide? Fizzy fountain water! Okay, terrible joke. But it’s no joke in Paris. In an effort to get Parisians off bottled water — of which the French are the world’s eighth biggest consumers — publicly owned water company...

Starbucks Strives for the Greenest Cup in the World

Starbucks Strives for the Greenest Cup in the World June 24, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
When it comes to buying a cup of coffee, it’s a safe bet that everyone in the world recognizes one brand name. Apparently for Starbucks, however, world domination isn’t enough. Beginning in 2008, the company embarked on a tireless quest to create a 100-percent recyclable (or reusable) cup by the...

Hotels’ Earth Day Promotion Lets You Pay With Plastic Bottles

Hotels’ Earth Day Promotion Lets You Pay With Plastic Bottles April 20, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
Starwood’s eco-friendly Element Hotels are celebrating Earth Day weekend with a recycling-themed promotion. Give them 10 empty single-use water bottles and they’ll give you a free night’s stay from April 22-25 and a free Element-branded reusable water bottle.  Before you go chugging...
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