April 22, Earth Day. Why not celebrate traveling around the world and staying in accommodations that contribute to sustainability and environmental conservation? In this gallery we propose eco sustainable houses in which technology is put at the service of the environment.
An Airbnb study reveals that the home sharing It is a way of traveling more sustainable than others because it generates less water use, lower greenhouse gas emissions and waste. The European houses advertised on this portal consume 78% less energy and 48% less water than hotels (per traveler and night). However, not everything is accommodation: most of the hosts are also eco-conscious: 89% of Europeans and 61% of Americans have given recycling options to their guests.
Discover this way of traveling.Advertising - Keep reading below 1. Los Angeles, 360º views
You will love this tree house as it perfectly combines technology and nature. It is in Los Angeles.
Enjoy 360º views of the city while caring for the car with one of the chargers offered by the hosts.Los Angeles, 360º views
The living room with views that are lost in infinity.Los Angeles, 360º views
Also in the bedroom you will feel welcomed by nature. Do you want to be here? Well this is the info.2. The tree house
This mini wooden house is two meters above the ground, in the countryside, near Cornwall, in the United Kingdom.
Completely integrated in nature, it has processes to recycle waste as an ecological dry bath.The tree house
Wooden interiors with windows that connect with the environment. Here you see the kitchen.The tree house
Dining area, all in wood. All information is on Airbnb.3. Eco design in Barcelona
Ana's house was the first to obtain the energy certificate + A in Catalonia, Spain. Built using dry construction techniques, the walls of the house are insulated with natural sheep wool and have its own biological purification plant.
The interiors maintain the eco and design line. Here, dining room detail.Eco design in Barcelona
The living area with a table made from a coil.Eco design in Barcelona
The bedroom. Vista the house.4. With solar panel system
Sustainability and functionality are the words that best define this apartment in Los Angeles. The house works with a 5kw solar panel system located on the roof.
All electronic devices in the house can be controlled with an iPad Mini. Here, a view of the lounge.With solar panel system
Typical American kitchen with bar.With solar panel system
The bedroom. This is the house.5. A house that produces more energy than it consumes
We go to Michigan to stay in this house, which has the "Zero Energy Building" certificate. It has solar energy panels and geothermal heating. It produces more energy than it consumes.A house that produces more energy than it consumes
The living room of the house.
The dinner room.A house that produces more energy than it consumes
A large and very vital kitchen, in yellow.
Here you have more information about this house.6. A very urban loft
The private rooftop is not the only wonder of this loft Los Angeles, but also has a thermostat Nest and modern technology such as a flat screen television, Apple TV and the PlayStation 3.A very urban loft
The bright and spacious lounge.
The dining room overlooking the city buildings.A very urban loft
The kitchen, open and integrated in the living area.
More info: Airbnb.7. An eco friendly Canarian cottage
In the Canary Islands (Fuerteventura) there is a house that camouflages itself in the landscape, built with materials from the area.An eco friendly Canarian cottage
The house has a photovoltaic system and a water purification system to reuse it. Not only that, they also collect rainwater! The views ... are lost!
The kitchen also looks outside through the windows.An eco friendly Canarian cottage
The bedroom of this little house. Come see it here.8. Overlooking the Batlló house
From this house the views are spectacular and urban: Casa Batlló, the modernist jewel of Gaudí in the heart of Barcelona.Overlooking the Batlló house
This apartment has the most advanced technology as a water purification system. The loungeOverlooking the Batlló house
A design corner between the living room and the dining room.Overlooking the Batlló house
Spectacular kitchen. Visit Barcelona and stay here.9. A very eco California
Kevo digital keys, Nest thermostat and a 50A Tesla charger for your electric car. Can this Calistoga house in California be more sustainable?A very eco California
And pretty! The interiors are warm and cozy. Here the kitchen.A very eco California
A corner of the house.A very eco California
The terrace. Pass and discover more corners as well as rental conditions.10. Eco house in England
This eco house is in Lewes, England. Luxury Total but responsible with the environment.Eco house in England
The views. Outside, solar panels.Eco house in England
The kitchen opens to the living room and everything is oriented to the outside through the windows.Eco house in England
The bedroom, in blue.