Luxury and sustainability: two opposing concepts? At first glance, perhaps. After all, the word luxury derives from the Latin word “luxus” and evokes images of ‘pomp, excess and debauchery’. Whereas sustainability, by definition, invites us to ‘meet the needs of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet theirs’.The codes of luxury in travel have changed, listen to our webinar and learn from champions of sustainability who have redefined true luxury.
View the recording: “Could Sustainability be the future of Luxury?”
Anna has 45 years’ experience in tourism as an independent consultant, strategist, international speaker, and change agent. Anna has recently spoken at the Airbnb yearly gathering.
Anna’s strength is her ability to see the whole “big picture” and help others make sense of their rapidly and dramatically changing world. And that is exactly what she achieved during this webinar.Mikaku Doliveck
Mikaku is the owner of Floating Leaf Eco-Luxury Retreat in Bali.
Floating Leaf is ranked third best hotel in Bali…. with only 10 rooms! How did he do it? Listen to his vision and philosophy in this webinar.Aebe Christian De Boer
Christian is the GM of the Shinta Mani in Cambodia, which attained Second place in the 2016 TripAdvisor ranking of the World’s best Hotels. Christian shares with us his tricks of the trade that made him one of the true champions of both sustainability and luxury worldwide.
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