Category Archives: flickr

Do you love Quito, too? = ¿Quieres Quito También?

Feliz cumpleaños. Happy Birthday, Quito! One of my favorite cities in the world, Quito, Ecuador is celebrating the anniversary of its founding today. My first visit coincided with this holiday, so it has special significance. To enjoy the satisfaction and … Continue reading

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What are your plans for World Environment Day? #wed2013 #thinkeatsave

What are your plans for World Environment Day (June 5)? On Sunday I’m hosting a photo safari in Oaxaca de Juárez with friends from Planeta Inclusión. Photo safaris are fun, free, inclusive events connecting responsible travel, social web and sweet, sweet synchronicity. … Continue reading

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Happy 2013, Las Vegas!

Happy 2013, Las Vegas!

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Welcome to the Flickrverse

Nevermind the doomsday news .. and I’m not talking about the Maya in which I case I’d say ‘nevermind the doomsday news’ but that’s another story. There’s a good chance that Flickr will survive and thrive in 2013. If you have been away, … Continue reading

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Photos from #COP11

Sunday I’ll be facilitating the Global Workshop for Indigenous and Local Communities: Biodiversity, Tourism and the Social Web. Here are some photos from the past few days at the  11th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. More … Continue reading

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September 27 is World Tourism Day

As the world comes together to celebrate World Tourism Day (September 27), the UN World Tourism Organization announces this year’s theme: sustainable energy. We have long documented the rise of sustainable energy initiatives within the tourism sector and we applaud this year’s celebration of sustainable … Continue reading

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08.2012

In August we hold one of our tentpole events — Indigenous Peoples Week from Monday the 6th to Sunday the 12th. It’s a wrap-around celebration for August 9, the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People. Our week-long unconference also pays respect to … Continue reading

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