The Green Edit

Culture

We’re Going All Green, All March. Introducing: The T+L Asia Green Edit

We’re dedicating this month to environmentally responsible travel and leisure. First up, a primer on the 7 key signs of a sustainable hotel.

Sowing the Seeds of a Greener Future

Hospitality giant InterContinental Hotels Group wants sustainability to be more than a buzzword. Here, a look at the ambitious strides it’s taking to make an impact.

Hotels & Resorts

This Hotel Chain Has Gone 100% Vegetarian

Luxury is draped in greenery at Ovolo Hotels, which has converted all of its menus vegetarian.

Hotels & Resorts

This Eco-Retreat in India Puts Women Back on Top

A rural-luxe retreat and social enterprise empowers women and uplifts the Meena tribe in Rajasthan’s rugged interior.

Inspiration

Off the Grid in Indonesia with Eco-Minded Local Guides

Discover some beloved corners of the insanely biodiverse 17,000-island nation through the eyes of eco-minded independent outfitters and guides that champion sustainability, education and giving back.

Culture

Back to Basics Tourism, Or How to Survive the Zombiepocalypse

If knowledge is power, then self-reliance is the new luxury. As the routines of our lives are upended, more of us are seeking to travel in ways that prepare us for whatever the world throws at us next. Here’s how to prep for the survivalist-tourism trend.

Culture

These Green Activities in Bali Will Teach You Essential Jungle Survival Skills

In this lush land of hippies and holistic healing, we could’ve come up with dozens of ways to be at one with the earth. Here are four fully immersive activities that’ll put a roof over your head and fill your belly with both flora and fauna (of the fish variety).

Hotels & Resorts

6 Eco-Resorts in Bali You Should Visit

Bali’s eco-leanings put the island in good stead for a sustainable restart. These six resorts are leading the industry’s greenification.

Tips & News

These Resorts Are Paving the Way in Conservation

More and more tourism providers around Asia-Pacific have been taking sincere sustainable strides, and we’d like to tip our sun hats to these green-hospitality groundbreakers. If visiting the beach inspires you to seek out ways to save it, consider the following eco-pillars and the resorts that do them admirably.

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9 Eco-friendly Items to Pack on Your Next Trip

While we’ve all been dreaming of getting back to the beach, newly thriving marine environments are perhaps less eager to have us humans return. But we needn’t always muck up the waters. Here’s a guide to how you can make your next sojourn to the shore more sustainable.

Inspiration

An Eco-Tour Helping Save Sabah’s Elephant Population

In a palm-oil plantation in Sabah, an unlikely eco-tourism alliance paves the way for Borneo pygmy elephants.