environmental impact

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Oct012014

Maldives tourism trash problem

The Maldives is one of the world’s top luxury vacation destinations due to its clear waters, pristine white sand beaches and coral atolls with world-class resorts like Four Seasons, W Retreat, Park Hyatt and more. The Maldives is a tourist destination where the number of visitors annually, on pace to exceed one million arrivals in…

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Sep122014

Oops! Radisson Royal Bergen hotel damaged Bryggen UNESCO World Heritage Site.

When the SAS Hotel in Bergen, now the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Bergen, was constructed in the late 1970s beside the Bryggen UNESCO World Heritage Site, local groundwater began leaking into the hotel construction site. Groundwater beneath historic Bryggen maintained foundational strength and a waterlogged oxygen-poor soil environment preserving cultural artifacts from the thousand year…

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