Category Archives: africa

Engaging Responsible Travel in #MosselBay

Engage RT (Engaging Responsible Travel) is an event in Mossel Bay, South Africa (May 29, 2015) making the case for responsible travel to South Africa and the world. Details: Travel Mossel Bay! It is open to all and free of charge. … Continue reading

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April 20 Responsible Travel and Wildlife Conservation

Highlights from today’s Responsible Travel and Wildlife Conservation Hangout plus.google.com/events/cu5rn1e6ou16ubi777a2vndv3h8 Guests Deborah McLaren, GetLocalFlavor.com Greg Vogt, CEO Knysna Tourism Martin Hatchuel, Publisher This Tourism Week Wiki planeta.wikispaces.com/hangouts2015 planeta.wikispaces.com/hangout planeta.wikispaces.com/rt planeta.wikispaces.com/wildlife Slideshare http://www.slideshare.net/planeta/googlehangoutstips http://www.slideshare.net/planeta/rtweek2015

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Responsible Travel and Wildlife Conservation

Monday, March 9, 530pm South Africa, 830am Pacific Responsible Travel and Wildlife Conservation on the Social Web Guests: Greg Vogt, CEO Knysna Tourism Martin Hatchuel, Publisher This Tourism Week Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/knysna http://planeta.wikispaces.com/southafrica

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July 17 Inaugural Google+ Hangout: Travel in Parks and Protected Areas

On Wednesday, June 17 join us for a lively, unscripted conversation about travel in parks and protected areas around the world. Join the hangout on Google+. Starting time 9am CDT We’ll preview the 2014 World Parks Congress in Sydney, Australia and ask: what can we expect from this … Continue reading

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Getting the Hang of the Wednesday Hangout

Wednesday Hangouts continue on Google+. We see this as a way to connect with friends passionate about local travel, responsible tourism, ecotourism and the blossoming field of conscious travel. If you missed this morning’s chat, here’s the recording of our Local Travel … Continue reading

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Marketing Responsible Travel in South Africa #MarketingSA

Today – Wednesday, May 15 – Planeta.com and This Tourism Week are teaming up to present practical social web tips to tourism pros in South Africa. The venue will be a conference on the South Coast hosted by Ugu South Cost Tourism. Martin Hatchuel of … Continue reading

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What does responsible travel look like in Durban? #Indaba2013

This week Durban, South Africa hosts the annual Indaba Tourism Conference, hashtag #indaba2013 on Twitter and Google+. I haven’t attended for two years, but I am fascinated by this city. Have you seen Doung’s Durban City Walk? On Monday I’ll … Continue reading

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