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EDITOR’S PICKS

THE ECO EDIT

TreeSisters

Charity Partner

Meet passionate planet-lover Clare Dubois, the woman on a mission to save Mother Nature through female-led reforestation.

Hotel Arima

Considerate Collection

Hotel Arima & Spa, the ‘soulstainable’ retreat which has been purpose built to save energy and reduce emissions.

Cascioni Eco Retreat

Considerate Collection

To make the search for sustainable luxury hotels easier for forward-thinking travellers, we’ve added three environmentally conscious, community minded stays to our Considerate Collection – from jungle-inspired Balinese villas to a renewably powered farming estate in Puglia.

FORESTIS

Considerate Collection

Celebrate International Day of Forests with these forest-forward hotels, from a summit-level spa hotel re-greening South Tyrol, to a rainforest-rejuvenating retreat in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica

Q&A

Smart, straight-talking travel advice from a leading sustainability expert and author of must-read book – The Green Edit: Travel.

ITINERARIES

Jeanette Mix – owner of Ett Hem, Stockholm

INDEPENDENT MINDS

Whilst it’s true that great minds think alike, we believe that independent minds think the best. Our community of hoteliers is brimming with bold trailblazers, rule-breakers, and creative visionaries who bring their own sense of style and unique personalities to each and every property.

CITY GUIDES

PEOPLE & PLACES

The Retreat at Elcot Park

New Hotels

SLH’s Senior Content Editor and Social Media Manager find themselves within a whimsical, Bridgerton-esque world of country house cool.

the green o

Photo Diary

From the bright lights and bustling sidewalks of New York, to the wide open landscape of Montana, the USA is a photographer’s dream come true.

Mexico

Photo Diary

Photographer and content strategist Kira Turnbull captures a sense of ‘pura vida’ while exploring colourful Mexico City, the Costa Rican jungle and the sun-soaked shores of Tulum. Accompanied on the three-week photography project by SLH’s Head of Social & Brand Content, Abi Tottenham-Smith, and Global PR & Communications Consultant turned model Pegi Amarteifio, these photographs are a love letter to the carefree adventures we have all been missing.

Provence

People & Places

Venture into the heart of the Vaucluse and Mont Ventoux region for a long weekend of sunshine, hill climbs and fine wine.

Magali

Q&A

SLH’s holiday fairy godmother Magali Berardelli shares her trip planning secrets, delves into her Argentinian heritage, and why she’s got her eye on the Dolomites.

ASK A LOCAL

As it’s the people that make the place, who better to ask your destination specific questions than the locals who live there? From Sicilian ice-cream artisans to a Sami moose whisperer, our hyper local guides will help take the tourist out of travel for a more authentic way to see the world.

Ask a Local

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