Tag: sustainability

  • Herdade da Estacada, Alentejo, Portugal

    Herdade da Estacada, Alentejo, Portugal

    Herdade da Estacada – Out among the stars   Let me start by saying that if you’re looking for the bells and whistles of a Four Seasons property, then this probably isn’t for you. Rather, if you’re looking for a unique experience, then step into the world of Herdade da […]

     
  • Product of the week: Evo3 Olive Oil

    Product of the week: Evo3 Olive Oil

    Warning ! Seriously addictive The EVO3 olive oil is produced on the Greek island of Lesvos. The label informs that for each bottle sold, a tree is planted in a deforested area which, in an out of itself, is an incentive to prefer it to other high end oil contenders on […]

     
  • Dominica Paradise: Crescent Moon Cabins

    Dominica Paradise: Crescent Moon Cabins

    Perched in a bright valley inside the Morne Trois Pitons national park, Crescent Moon Cabins is the ultimate realisation of people living in symbiotic harmony with the world around them. It is a working proof of the vitality that can be gleaned from Nature – if one knows what to […]

     
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  • Ecoluxury: Aguas de Ibiza

    Ecoluxury: Aguas de Ibiza

    Originally published in The World of Exclusive Retreats and Estates (2007) by Beyond Black. For the jet setters of the world, Ibiza needs no introduction – in the last decade or so, it has acquired the status of a magnet for the beautiful people and summers there are a gargantuan […]

     
  • Fattoria La Vialla

    Fattoria La Vialla

    SETTING The estate occupies an enviable position on the heights above Arezzo, some 90 minutes drive from Florence airport. It consists of 300 hectares of olive groves, vineyards and forestry, with 23 restored stone Tuscan houses that are let to Vialla disciples and aficionados between the months of April and […]