Gallery: 6 Green Roof Resorts from Around the World!

 
Ok we admit it-- we really love green roofs. Sure they have all kinds of environmentally positive attributes -- like how they keep buildings cool, how they control storm water, how they improve biodiversity, and even how they even reduce the heat island effect. But the real reason we like them so much is that they just look so great! Rarely does building technology merge so much environmental value and aesthetic quality in one fell swoop. So for a little desktop de-stressing, we've rounded up some our favorite green roofed resorts, which range from a rugged destination if the Swedish woods to a not-so-rough relaxation point perched over a pristine Montana Lake. Hit the jump to see them all!

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  1. Vmiller January 27, 2012 at 4:23 pm

    Wow, these images are stunning. Makes me want to go stay in a green shelter.

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