When we travel, hotels function as our home away from home. In these temporary abodes, we seek many of the qualities most valued in our own dwellings: comfort, style and-especially nowadays-sustainability. This inspiring volume offers a compendium of stylish yet ecological accommodations across the world, each a distinct example of what it means to be green. Careful consideration in the design, construction and maintenance of these properties ensure they protect the planet. Respectful of local traditions, resources and ecosystems, these top-notch lodgings show a way forward for tourism-and for the Earth.