10 Best Coastal Eco-Resorts

Green Life Smart Life

Well there is good news for all you eco-conscious beach lovers who want to spend some time baking in the sun and playing in the sand without feeling guilty about the effects to the environment. MSN put together a list of the Top 10 Best Coastal Eco-Resorts. Eco cred: Ocean breezes make using air-conditioning unnecessary, so your carbon footprint practically disappears. Eco cred: Ningaloo has the bases covered with solar power and composting toilets.

Eco Chick Escapes To: Still Waters Pond and Yoga Retreat in Connecticut

Eco Chic

One can easily imagine idling away an afternoon kayaking, meditating by the stream or perfecting a headstand on the outdoor yoga platform while the wind chimes lull one into a deep trance. It is always amazing to me that in the closets of so many eco-resorts, health spas, yoga ashrams and health food establishments are still the toxic standbys of Clorox, Windex, Ajax, Tide, heavily fragranced soaps and various pesticides…Didn’t they get the memo?