Hotel + Spa Gardens

6 ways hotels and restaurants can green their landscapes and save money

6 Ways Hotels & Hospitality Properties Can Green Their Landscapes

As I look around there is an ever increasing wealth of information on how to be more carbon neutral, sustainable and generally more responsible to ...
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Garden Travel: Le Riad Jasmine – Marrakech, Morocco

I've got to scratch an itch - my travel itch.  Today Marrakech, Morocco is enticing today... tomorrow it might be Sweden - it doesn't matter ...
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Garden To Visit: La Colombe d’Or Hotel

It's Wednesday and I find it hard to believe that just four days ago I was in Provence, France. I wish I was still there. ...
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Garden Tour: Middleton Place Plantation, Charleston, SC + An Announcement

Last week, the old south - specifically Charleston, South Carolina welcomed me for a few days while I got to know some new people.  I'll get ...
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Monday Morning Wanderlust: Monastero Santa Rosa

I have a confession -- I think I am getting on my husband's nerves....but I can't stop. It's January, cold and I'm up for a ...
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Ninimalist Charm

Nini Andrade Silva is an award-winning designer for hotel interiors.  But she is so much more than just a designer. As she says: “I don’t ...
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