Green Globe Certifies Gorgonia Beach Resort, Red Sea Egypt

Green Globe Certifies Gorgonia Beach Resort, Red Sea Egypt
January 24, 2012 Arton Kabashi

Issued Mon 23rd  Jan 2012

Los Angeles, Calif.– Green Globe Certification

Green Globe today announces certification of Gorgonia Beach Resort, on the Red Sea in Marsa Alam, Eqypt. This 5 Star deluxe resort is located in the protected Wadi el Gimal Marine Nature Park, which covers both land and marine habitats, including 4,770 sq km of desert and around 2,000 sq km of sea and coral reef.

Green Globe Certification CEO Mr Guido Bauer said, ‘Gorgonia Beach Resort is located next to some of the most pristine diving sites in the world today. Its rich marine biodiversity attracts travelers from around the world and it is impressive to see the resort taking a proactive step of becoming Green Globe certified. With their sustainability management plan in place, they will do well protecting the natural asset their guests enjoy so much.

‘Is is also a testament to the ethos of Gorgonia Beach resort that twice a month they organize a beach clean-up day and invite their guest to be involved. This initiative is combined with snorkeling and other fun activities and together more than a 100 large garbage bags are removed, with the vast amount of the material coming from areas outside the resort’, added Mr Bauer. Read more …