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An innovative urban art project for at-risk youth, sponsored by Park Inn by Radisson won the UNWTO Award for Excellence and Innovation in Enterprises. Park Inn by Radisson’s “Adding Color to Lives” project brings together youth in difficult life situations to collaborate on a community art project which expresses their dreams and cultural heritage. The […]

Seeking the best green and responsible hotels of 2017

The Green Hotelier Awards 2017 are now open. We’re looking for the hotels in Europe, Middle East & Africa, Asia Pacific and the Americas with the best environmental and responsible initiatives and practices. Once again we’re looking for hotels and lodgings of any size or category around the world with the best environmental and responsible initiatives […]

Talking Point: How to get a green night’s sleep

In today’s Talking Point blog, Liz Wilks from APP explores why offering sustainable products is so vital to the hotel industry. It’s no secret that the hospitality industry is competitive. Online ratings and reviews continue to be a crucial resource for consumers and the rise of the sharing economy has added a whole new element […]

Serena Hotels find unique use for waste water in Kenyan national park

A safari lodge in Kenya has found a unique way to put its waste water to good use for the local ecosystem. Way back in the 1980s, Serena Hotels built a lagoon consisting of six chambers at their Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge. The Lodge is connected to the lagoon through an array of septic tanks […]