Sustainable tourism is increasingly fashionable in Europe. Visitors are more demanding and seek destinations and accommodation that are environmentally responsible. Andalucia has the fortune to have a wide network of cities that respect ecotourism and are part of the Ciudad 21 programme. For years, this network has been growing and has constituted a fundamental point […]
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The Andalucian hotel group joined WWF’s Earth Hour for another year, which is the largest civilian mobilisation campaign in defence of the environment to date. Thousands of citizens, businesses, cities and organisations around the world mark a blackout on the 29th of March from 20:30 to 21:30 in an effort to combat climate change. Under […]
In these trying economic times, the issue of recycling is on everyone’s lips more than ever – is it an obligation or necessity? Whatever the motivation or reason, recycling is one of the most important ways we can protect our environment. Recycling helps us to consume less energy, providing a way we can protect the […]
When bills start to rise, especially nowadays, it can be increasingly necessary to keep an eye on your pocket book. Even still, its important to remember that taking care of the environment and saving on bills can go hand in hand. Heed these tips we’ve collected below and you can help budget and the environment […]
We often try to imagine what it would be like if Europe’s long history of construction and urban development had not had the impact on the natural environment. What was our continent like before the hand of man came to shape our nature? How has animal life developed in the wild? What about the plants […]
Fuerte Hoteles has released its 2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Report (CSR), which underscores the significantly greater amount of energy saved compared to 2011, with a 25% reduction in propane, 21% reduction in electricity, 19% reduction in water and 9% in fuel consumption. The chain, whose headquarters are in Marbella, is the only hotel chain headquartered in […]
The Coastal Juniper, along with the Spanish Fir, is the only species of tree that has a conservation program in Andalucía because of the delicate nature surrounding the plant’s endangered status. For that reason, public institutions have launched an ambitious conservation program and are receiving support from Fuerte Hotels towards natural regeneration of the local […]