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The Green, Rustic-Cool Basecamp in South Lake Tahoe: Nature Inspired

The Green, Rustic-Cool Basecamp in South Lake Tahoe: Nature Inspired

Just five minutes from the lake, and even closer to the Heavenly gondola, this feels-rustic-but-is-actually-cozy accommodation features a filling breakfasts, a bar stocked with local brews and communal dinners on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

by × March 15, 2013 × 0 comments

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Why I Fell in Love with Mexico City

Why I Fell in Love with Mexico City

Starre Vartan in Mexico City. This story was originally featured on MNN.com Over the years, I've heard my fair share about Mexico City, mostly negatives—crime, […]

by × January 25, 2013 × 0 comments

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Killington Resort Gondola Powered by Cow Manure

Killington Resort Gondola Powered by Cow Manure

I had been looking forward to a family ski trip over this past New Year’s for quite a while. I was ready to hit the […]

by × January 10, 2013 × 0 comments

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Luxury Hybrid Leader Lexus Supports Environment and Education With Its Eco Challenge

Luxury Hybrid Leader Lexus Supports Environment and Education With Its Eco Challenge

Lexus is the luxury hybrid leader with five low-emission hybrid vehicles available. Since its very first Luxury hybrid in 2005, Lexus has helped advance the […]

by × December 14, 2012 × 0 comments

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Wanderlust Festival to be Held in Chile and Hawaii in 2013 (I'm Excited!!)

Wanderlust Festival to be Held in Chile and Hawaii in 2013 (I'm Excited!!)

I attended Wanderlust in Stowe, Vermont this past summer, and had SUCH a blast. It was the perfect active person’s long weekend, totally packed with […]

by × November 12, 2012 × 0 comments

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Eco Chick Escapes to: Stowe, VT Restaurant Michael's on the Hill

Eco Chick Escapes to: Stowe, VT Restaurant Michael's on the Hill

It was Cristi’s birthday (that’s her aglow above on the left), and a group of us were out to celebrate it in style. In Stowe, […]

by × October 26, 2012 × 0 comments

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Eco Chick Escapes to: Barbados' SeaU Guesthouse

Eco Chick Escapes to: Barbados' SeaU Guesthouse

Getting away—really getting away—is harder than it’s ever been. That’s why it’s so important to seek out those places that embody being a new place, […]

by × October 17, 2012 × 4 comments

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The Sustainable and Sleek 2013 Lexus ES

The Sustainable and Sleek 2013 Lexus ES

Eco Chick was invited by Lexus to attend the ESPN Women and Sport’s Summit in Tucson, Ariz. earlier this month. (Read about our experience at […]

by × October 15, 2012 × 0 comments

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A Getaway for the Mind, Body and Sprit at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health

A Getaway for the Mind, Body and Sprit at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health

The view of the lake and the Berkshires from Kripalu’s front lawn. Kripalu is many things, but really it is just one. It’s one of […]

by × June 15, 2012 × 0 comments

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Parador Resort and Spa: Costa Rica's Sustainable Jewel

Parador Resort and Spa: Costa Rica's Sustainable Jewel

Nestled high above Costa Rica’s scenic Pacific coastline, on acres upon acres of teeming-with-wildlife rainforests and adjacent to stunning Manuel Antonio Park, sits Parador Resort and […]

by × May 31, 2012 × 1 comment