Bali's Big Bamboozle
While John Hardy and his Ubud Green School and Green Village have been at the groundswell of sustainable building materials, the area has sprouted other pioneering initiatives.
Take the Fivelements hotel that has extensively used bamboo in it's many innovative structures.
One of the design highlights with instagram appeal is the high ceilings used in many of the resort areas and ushers in some strong wow appeal.
Phuket remains in the catch up position without a doubt on the green front when compared to some of Bali's initiatives.