Food

A culinary weekend trip – number 2: Thai Basil Seed Pudding

By On November 17, 2017

Last week, we told you about our Green Pearls® cooking event with journalists and bloggers in Hamburg. For this event, our partner hotels provided us with special recipes from their kitchens, which… Read More

General

Saint Martin as a role model? Doing good by means of clothing

By On November 14, 2017

The 11th October was St. Martin’s Day. Nearly everybody knows the story of the Saint who divided his cloak with his sword to give one half to a freezing beggar. Saint Martin… Read More

Food

A culinary weekend trip – number 1: Torta Verde

By On November 10, 2017

On November 7th, the Green Pearls® team invited journalists and bloggers to the sustainable cooking school Vlet in Hamburg to cook together and present the green initiatives of our hotels. We say… Read More

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Chemical free and sustainable: anti-aging in a different way

By On November 7, 2017

Today’s beauty ideal doesn’t allow for wrinkles. Countless numbers of lotions and jars promise smooth skin and surgical interventions are becoming more popular every year. We care more about nutrition and exercise more… Read More

Africa

Long distance flights and sustainability – are they compatible?

By On November 3, 2017

To be completely honest: No. But things are not as simple as that. We all know that long distance flights pose a serious risk to the environment due to their high carbon… Read More

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Crops instead of Opium – the Royal Projects in Thailand

By On October 27, 2017

Yesterday, the Thai inhabitants said goodbye to their late King Bhumibol Adulyadei with a festive ceremony. The Thais mourned for a long time. It took one whole year for them to pay… Read More

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Sustainable hotel management? Of course!

By On October 20, 2017

Incorporating eco-friendly behavior into every day life has become natural for most of us. What is easily manageable for small households, can be a challenging task for hotels. Despite this fact, many… Read More

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Local wellness – relaxing in a natural way!

By On October 16, 2017

Spa treatments that truly pamper skin, hair and soul alike have been around for thousands of years. Depending on their individual origin, a variety of different regional ingredients are being used and… Read More

General

Transforming old into new – and better!

By On October 11, 2017

Re- and upcycling projects are hot trends right now. Whether it comes to clothes, furniture or home decor. Our consumption has to change, since nature doesn’t need us. Especially in the field… Read More

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Autumn is here! We’re ready for the Indian Summer

By On October 6, 2017

Children, like my own daughter, seem to be obsessed with the many colourful trees and other than that, also a lot of figurines made out of chestnuts are currently overcrowding our apartment.… Read More