Category Archives: conscious

Rate your wiki engagement #consciouscollaboration

#BuzzwordBingo #WikiWednesday   Rate Your Wiki Engagement 0 – Barely consult the wiki 1 – Consult the wiki 2 – Return to the wiki at times 3 – I’m familiar enough with the wiki 4 – I’ve bookmarked the wiki … Continue reading

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Greetings to all paying attention to #COP21

Greetings to all those paying attention to the Climate Change Conference #COP21. We’re asking how well the conference connects with remote participants and we want to know what’s taking place and what’s making news. This is a call for public … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, climate, collaboration, conscious, conservation, education, ethics, europe, events, flickr, green, inspire, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stone Soup in Denver – Stories of Chinanteca Culture at the Indigenous Film and Arts Festival

Stone Soup in Denver. Si es posible! Good news from Caldo de Piedra friends on their Facebook page. En nuestra próxima participación será en el Festival de Cine y Arte Indígena en Denver, Colorado, USA. Siempre compartiendo la cultura Chinanteca … Continue reading

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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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Responsible Local Travel in the USA #localtravelusa

Source: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/localtravelusa Announcement: Starting in May Planeta.com and GetLocalFlavor.com host a national conversation taking inventory of where the USA stands in terms of responsible travel / Indigenous tourism / ecotourism / agritourism / sustainable travel and what we would like to see … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Announcements, cities, collaboration, conscious, events, fun, hangout, local, north america, tourism, usa, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making the Most of #WorldWildlifeDay

Video Hangouts Thanks @AbhishekKBehl @martinhatchuel @rjpayne @RondaJGreen @WildlifeDay @Th isTourismWeek How to make the most of World Wildlife Day on the Social Web, aka Surf, Stream and Share Ask questions that matter to you … and share what you learn … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Announcements, biodiversity, collaboration, conscious, conservation, events, fun, green, hangout, tourism, Videos, Web 2.0 in Action | Leave a comment

Mother Language Day 2015

February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999. This special date is meant to promote awareness of multilingualism, as well as cultural and linguistic diversity. Hashtags: #imld15, #dilm15, #LenguaMaterna As a native American English language speaker, I … Continue reading

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Wild for Responsible Travel #rtweek15

Responsible Travel Week Day #3. Today’s challenge: Be attentive. Topical Discussion: Passport to Parks and Protected Areas Pay attention. Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. Stay eager. – Susan Sontag Anyone can pay attention for … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources and #pdftribute

Open = Allowing access, passage or a view Planeta readers are motivated by noble ideas that have inspired the movements for responsible travel, conscious travel and ecotourism. But academic articles and books remain behind pay walls. During the 2010 European Ecotourism Conference I … Continue reading

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What does conscious travel look like in Quito?

Conscious travel and conscientious tourism, aka turismo consciente, are among our favorite buzzwords. Aspiration in tone, these terms are also practical stepping stones toward a positive future. Which leads us to a practical question: What does conscious travel look like … Continue reading

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