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CLICK THE BUTTERFLY MARK TO DISCOVER THE BRAND’S UNIQUE POSITIVE ACTIONS
Balance Holidays has been awarded the Butterfly Mark for their measurable impact and ACTION to sustainability.
Want to learn more? Click on the interactive Butterfly Mark on your left and scroll through each Positive Action to read a short description of the brands efforts and achievements as verified by Positive Luxury. You will also be able to find the interactive Butterfly Mark online on the brands website, retailer and partner sites.
IMPACT AND COMMITMENt
CARBON NEUTRALITY, MINIMAL WASTE AND WATER USAGE
Balance Holidays is working towards complete carbon neutrality through minimising the use of transportation and encouraging employees to work remotely.
They are also taking measurable steps to reduce their energy usage and minimise the waste they produce. Through tracking and monitoring their water consumption, they are working towards reducing that consumption, too.
Beyond their own eco-conscious goals, Balance Holidays evaluates each of their partners via a sustainability questionnaire tracking things like energy efficiency, water usage, the use of chemical products and plastic, support for local biodiversity, culture, heritage and tradition.
LOCAL AND SEASONAL SOURCING
Balance Holidays works with resorts that produce on their domain with certified organic systems or source ingredients locally and in season. Food portion control systems and donating the excess to local organisations is also encouraged.
WELLBEING FOR ALL EMPLOYEES
Balance Holidays supports women from different countries and cultures, and encourages both physical and mental wellbeing. That means flexible working days and hours, generous vacation allowance and yoga, meditation and mindfulness included in their office routine.
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Uplifting Swiss Alpine Retreat
This summer, take a moment to pause and recalibrate the mind, heart and body on the Uplifting Swiss Alpine Retreat in Gstaad, Switzerland. From flower-strewn fields to an irresistible air of calm, give yourself the time and space to rest and relax, exploring inwards and outwards. Greet each morning with an invigorating Jivamukti Yoga class and take guided mountain e-bike tours around crystalline lakes, followed by an outdoor picnic. For a well-rounded Swiss-Alpine experience, a complimentary 50-minute Herbal Aromatherapy Massage is included in this retreat programme. At the end of each day, retreat to the luxury suites of Gstaad’s oldest palace hotel, Le Grand Bellevue, where Alpine Excellence meets Swiss sophistication and elegance. Whether travelling alone or with a friend, make ‘someday’ turn into a reality today!