CityFlats Eco Hotel Grand Rapids

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 CityFlats Eco Hotel Grand Rapids

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With the interest in eco-tourism and ‘green’ travel on the rise, more and more hotels are working hard to achieve eco-friendly certifications to appeal to the growing traveler interest.

So the people at Booking.com, the #1 accommodation website in the world, has scoured their database of over 443,439 properties in 200 countries to pull out the top-reviewed and rated accommodations that provide an eco-friendly stay.

Not only is Grand Rapids, MI considered one of the most “eco-conscious” cities in the U.S., but the well-known city is also home to one of the top green hotels: CityFlats Hotel Grand Rapids. The five-story hotel has LEED Gold Certification and features 28 conceptually unique and eco-friendly guest rooms. Luxurious and green décor includes: Cork flooring installed with low-VOC adhesives, naturally hypo-allergenic bamboo linens, curtains lined with a black-out fabric to reduce energy needed to heat and cool room, light fixtures with energy…

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Tara Mackey is Next Great Eco Model who knows How to Be Green

Not new to the modeling game but now has entered the Eco modeling scene, Tara Mackey is stepping up to be the next great Eco model. Having worked with my two favorite Eco models; May Lindstrom and Summer Rayne Oakes, Mackey adds a layer on honesty, sincerity and beauty like the best of them.

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Not new to the modeling game but now has entered the Eco modeling scene, Tara Mackey is stepping up to be the next great Eco model. Having worked with my two favorite Eco models; May Lindstrom and Summer Rayne Oakes, Mackey adds a layer on honesty, sincerity and beauty like the best of them.

Tara Mackey is a Certified Lab Analyst and Environmental Technician from New York City. Based in Los Angeles, Tara doubles as a full time Musician, Agency Model and Actress with Q Management, as well as a Wellness Writer. Her educational background includes the study of Psychology at Bennington College, and the study of Human Biology at Hunter College NYC and Pace University; specifically, the study of how our Environment effects our Genes (Epigenetics). She has worked at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City as well as small Environmental Laboratories.

Tara is currently a Contributor…

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Project Save Our Surf Water Filter trip to Nicaragua

On our first post for the Green Travel Girl, we will talk about an Escape to Nicaragua with Project Save Our Surf, actress and founder, Tanna Fredrick, Karon Pardue, AST Adventures and Pro Surfer Mary Osborne.

All-inclusive adventure of a lifetime: surf, giveback & PSOS water filter program- 7 nights/8 days. We have some spots open.

If you would like to go please contact
Mary Osborne

PSOS GIVING BACK


Take a look at PSOS teaming up with adventurous teens in El Salvador. An example of the opportunities to give back and learn about a new culture, new people and prove to yourself what we are all capable of. A life changing experience to hold close to your heart always.

P.S.O.S. El Salvador on Vimeo

If you’re not able join us and would like to be part of this wonderful “PSOS Give Back” program then PLEASE help us raise our goals to provide water filters, art supplies and hygiene products to the children in Nicaragua.

www.gofundme.com/2f54uv44
THANK YOU FROM THE PROJECT SAVE OUR SURF CREW