SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

April 13, 2012 10:13 ET

Luxury Hotel in Goa Kicks Off Environment Awareness Month

The Goa Marriott Resort & Spa in Panaji Is Devoting the Month of April to Environmental Causes

PANAJI, INDIA--(Marketwire - Apr 13, 2012) - Goa Marriott Resort & Spa dons a green avatar this April! This is the fourth year running that the Goa spa resort has observed April as Environment Awareness Month, and a slew of activities has been lined up in an effort to spread awareness about the detrimental environmental effects of climate change.

On 12th April, the Caritas orphanage in Thivim, which the resort maintains close ties with, will be resplendently green as the Goa Marriott Associates, along with the children of Caritas, undertake a vegetable garden plantation drive. On 21st April, a Green Walkathon will be organized from the resort to Dona Paula and back, whereby Goa Marriott Associates and guests will reaffirm their solidarity with nature. As a resort known for Goa event planning, the resort has also planned a variety of exciting activities throughout the month for its Associates. On 5th April, a Green-themed lunch will be offered to Associates at the staff cafeteria. Goa Marriott will organize a Best Out of Waste competition for its Associates on 17th April. The Click-a-picture submission is scheduled on 23rd April, while an Inter-house quiz competition on Green Facts discussed throughout the month will be held on 25th April. The resort will host a drawing competition for Associates' children on 28th April.

The resort had also observed Earth Hour on 31st March from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm, with all non-essential lights in the hotel switched off, including those in our Goa nightclub, and active involvement of Guests and Associates amid a candlelit ambience. Associates were educated about the cause in case they needed to elaborate the same to interested Guests.

Go ahead and do your bit to make our world a better place this April along with the Goa Marriott Resort & Spa.

ABOUT Goa Marriott Resort & Spa

With a stunning sea-view and glorious sunsets, the Goa Marriott Resort & Spa is the ideal destination for a stay in the land of sun & sand. Located at the edge of the Miramar Beach, it is perfect for a truly relaxing vacation and is known as a picturesque location for weddings in Goa. This charming luxury resort is one of the finest five star hotels in Goa for business and for leisure. Besides an exciting mix of fine dining, leisure activities and comprehensive business facilities, the Goa Marriott Resort & Spa also provides easy access to bustling Panaji, the capital city of Goa, rich in its history and cultural heritage.

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  • Fiona Cardozo
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    Reema Kamat
    Goa Marriott Resort & Spa
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