Tourism Goes Green

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  • Architects around the world are designing hotels that meet the demand for sustainable tourism, and travelers are increasingly considering environmental friendliness when they book hotel rooms or lodgings. But what does the tourist industry understand by "sustainable"? In this part of the Ecopia series, architects present their visions for the Swiss Alps, the Indonesian island of Bali and the eastern African nation of Rwanda.


  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 26, 2014.
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  • Alila Villas Green Resort (4:52) -- Monte Rosa Alpine Hut (4:08) -- Sustainable Hotel in Rwanda (3:00) -- Kigali Convention Center (2:34) -- Rebuilding Rwanda's Economy (1:32) -- Monte Rosa Energy Regulation (3:52) -- Park Royal Hotel (2:38) -- WOHA Villas (3:07) -- Credits: Tourism Goes Green (0:18)
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