Monthly Archives: July 2012

Listening to locals: Tourism marketing survey debuts

Today Planeta.com, the Local Travel Movement and the WHL Group are teaming up to review how satisfied you are with the way local tourism is marketed. This survey endeavors to understand how localities are promoted by asking the locals. From survey responses we will compile … Continue reading

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Join the Crowd: Guelaguetza in Oaxaca

Oaxaca, Mexico – Here are some photos and videos from the past few days documenting all the fun that is the appreciation of Oaxaca Treasures: Guelaguetza 2012. It’s certainly a join the crowd type moment and the question that has … Continue reading

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Oaxaca Treasures: Guelaguetza 2012

For those in Oaxaca, Mexico this week, Guelaguetza is the focus of attention with Lunes del Cerro on Monday July 23 and 30. For those not here, you might want to circle the dates on your 2013 calendar: July 22 … Continue reading

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Slideshare Tips for Conservation and Tourism Pros

I’d like to talk up one of my preferred tools for sharing presentations and learning from other colleagues. Slideshare — www.slideshare.net — is an online platform for sharing presentations, PDFs and documents. You can upload your files, tag them, and make them available … Continue reading

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Chill out with conscious travel and green drinks in Las Vegas #GreenDrinksLV

Las Vegas: Thursday, July 12, 6-730pm This week the Las Vegas Green Drinks serves up a refreshing talk on ecotourism and social media. Planeta.com’s Ron Mader is the featured presenter. Everyone’s invited to Las Vegas’ Irish Pub Murphy’s Law, 1590 East Flamingo Road. The event is … Continue reading

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