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10 luxury eco-resorts

By: Laura Moss on Jan. 23, 2012, 5:48 p.m.
woman on balcony at Finca Rosa Blanca Country Inn in Costa Rica

Photo: Finca Rosa Blanca Country Inn

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Green and glamorous

Travel can have a negative impact on the planet, but that doesn't mean you have to give up on seeing the world completely. While an eco-friendly vacation may bring to mind images of roughing it in the wilderness, there are many resorts that are both green and glamorous, where you can enjoy luxury with a conscience. Yes, some of the resorts on our list require a long flight, but luckily many of them are surrounded by lush, carbon-offsetting forests. Here are 10 eco-destinations across the globe where you can take a trip — without the guilt trip. (Text: Laura Moss)