Sustainability is – thankfully – becoming better understood by many travellers who are, in turn, demanding better responsible practices from the hotels they visit. As a result, hotels are placing more importance on sustainability and working hard to improve their eco-credentials.
For new properties with large budgets, these types of considerations might just add a layer of complexity to plans. But, for established hotels in historic properties – particularly those in poor countries – it involves far more than just a few tweaks to their processes.
To find out more about the challenges faced in trying to become more sustainable, I visited the Polana Serena Hotel in Maputo, Mozambique.
Africa is your next destination – so get going!
Read more courtesy of Ecophiles.