Monthly Archives: November 2011

#COP17 in Durban

Durban, South Africa – #COP17 begins and runs through December 9. We’re keeping track of the stories via Storify.

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Crafting Our Future

Mexico City – As mentioned in the previous post, this weekend FONAES is hosting an impressive expo featuring crafts and foods from the entire country. It’s a slow walking tour and cultural geography lesson, a veritable feast for foodies and … Continue reading

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I Know Where I’m Going

Livestreaming conference today and tomorrow uncovers the stories from World Heritage Sites … literally and with remote access! November 23-24 Edinburgh, Scotland, I Know where I’m Going Hashtag: #ikwig Video: http://www.mediascot.org/beyongolia At a time of economic crisis and environmental threat, countries everywhere … Continue reading

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Have your say on tourism and protected areas

This week I am inviting colleagues to comment on the Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group, known simply as TAPAS. This year I accepted the invite from Anna Spencely to serve on the TAPAS executive committee and assist with communication. … Continue reading

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12.2011

December 2011 Calendars Oaxaca, Mexico – Radish Night Durban, South Africa – Climate Change Conference Nevada – Valley of Fire Park

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Conscious Travel Conversation with Anna Pollock 11.2011

Last week I had an inspiring conversation with travel and tourism consultant Anna Pollock, whose work I have long admired from afar. What a reward to be inspired by the level of passion, compassion and expertise among one’s colleagues! Founder … Continue reading

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Inspiring Change Gathering in Cape Town

Cape Town again inspires this year as host of the Inspiring Change Gathering which explores creative ways to take on climate change. With COP17/CMP7 hosted in Durban in just a few weeks, these critical issues are in the spotlight around the globe. Kudos to … Continue reading

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