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Our Conscious Eye On — Cretan Malia Park

Founded by two Cretan sisters, Agapi and Costantza Sbokou, Cretan Malia Park offers a new take on sustainable luxury that is deeply rooted in their love for the island.

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The Future of Design is Waste

These innovative designers have embraced the circular economy to create new products that go beyond recycled to aspirational. Shopping consciously was never so appealing.

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Our Conscious Eye On — Patina Maldives, Fari Islands

Patina Maldives, Fari Islands is a radical example of biophilic architecture by renowned Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan and his Studio MK27.

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Our Conscious Eye On — Zuri Zanzibar

Zuri Zanzibar proudly supports environmental protection, conservation, and bettering the lives of locals

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This Sustainability Manager is Optimistic

We interviewed Madeleine Dias de Rezende, Sustainable Development Manager at Zermatt’s Cervo Mountain Resort, about the hotel’s inspiring culinary program, her learnings, her challenges, and why she’s optimistic about the future.

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Our Conscious Eye On — Carlota

Ecuador’s first certified B Corporation hotel has had sustainability at its heart from the outset.

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Daniel & Seraina Lauber

Following an eight-month renovation that began in summer 2020, Cervo Mountain Resort in Zermatt, Switzerland, has become a showcase for sustainability with a new well-being philosophy that calls upon practices from around the world to heal body, mind, and spirit.

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Why the Only Way Forward Is Sustainable and Purposeful

If you are truly environmentally conscious, does it make sense to travel at all anymore? What is happening at the intersection of architecture and consciousness currently? Read on to find out where we stand and where we're headed.

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How to Make Any Walk a Meditation

On a long walk together, we spoke with spirituality teacher Conor Creighton about how to make any walk—whether through the city, the country, or an entirely new destination—a moment for mindfulness.

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Our Conscious Eye On — Papaya Playa Project

Surrounded by lush jungle along the sparkling Caribbean, Tulum’s Papaya Playa Project believes that caring for this jungle—and the beautiful beach that it borders—is core to the hotel’s essence.

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Where to Go to Feel Good

As we strive to become more conscious travelers, we have many choices to make. One of the most essential being which destination to visit in the first place? Thankfully, help is at hand.

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The Best Ways to Approach Voluntourism

“Voluntourism” is considered the fastest growing trend in travel, but only 55% of nonprofits measure their overall impact. So, how can we be sure we’re enacting positive change?

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Our Conscious Eye On — Twelve Senses Retreat

This intimate Californian hideaway is a living testament to natural, sustainable, and recycled materials.

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Pachamama’s Land ─ Part 3

Meanwhile in Huatata, beneath the shadows of the looming Andes and the apu guardians, Manuel Choqque wants us to continue rethinking the potato.