Category Archives: awards

Bolivia’s Hotspot: Conversation with Alex Villca Limaco

Great to talk with Alex Villca Limaco today about biodiversity conservation, indigenous tourism and clothing tips for visitors to Bolivia. Alex and I first met via the Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award in 2009-2010 and we met up again at 2012′s COP11 in … Continue reading

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Indigenous Peoples Week, Day #3

Yeah! Change of pace today as Alastair McKensey hosted today’s hangout on Google+. We were joined by Anders Karrstedt, Ethan Gelber and Oliver Gradwell.

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Shorty Awards

With Responsible Tourism Week in full swing, I am pleasantly surprised and chuffed to see my work on Twitter has received a nomination for the Shorty Award. If my work resonates with you and you’d like to be supportive, you … Continue reading

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What is your dream come true for World Travel Market?

A couple of days ago Catherine Mack posed a great question on Twitter: What is your dream come true for #WTM2012? Those in the know know that #wtm stands for World Travel Market, a ginormous annual travel trade event in London. … Continue reading

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innovationaward

To innovation! I am honored!

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portland

Next stop: Portland, Oregon! Today I am currently traveling to the Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference (September 8-11) which promises to bring together more than 500 business leaders, tourism professionals and community stakeholders in North America. Among the tasks on … Continue reading

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spotlight

Government websites that engage locals and visitors about ecotourism, responsible travel and the local travel movement are eligible to win Planeta.com’s annual Ecotourism Spotlight Award. The winner is announced in celebration of World Tourism Day (September 27) to spotlight best … Continue reading

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Winners announced for Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award!

Winners have been announced for the Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award! The competition highlights the contribution of indigenous operators to biological and cultural diversity, and comprised applicants from 10 countries around the world (Australia, Bolivia, Canada, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Mexico, … Continue reading

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Update: Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award

This weekend I was counting the votes for the 2010 Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award. Participating were some 14 applicants from 10 countries (Australia, Bolivia, Canada, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Mexico, Micronesia, New Zealand, Pakistan and Sweden). Next on the 2do … Continue reading

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