Category Archives: local

Questions for this year’s #StateOfVegas

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js I covered the 2015 State of Las Vegas on my blog. It was a lot of fun to watch (and read the live tweets) and this year’s address should be a great way to catch up on what’s happening … Continue reading

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Locals and Visitors

Engaging travel: it’s all about connecting locals and visitors. //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

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Weaving the Web (Tejiendo el web): Luis Lazo Mendoza, Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca

Translating: Can tourism promotion be crowdsourced? My view: tourism promotion is catalyzed by the ever curious crowd. Marketing geniuses and tourism officials know something has changed. The source for our tips come from good friends AND passionate if not highly opinionated strangers, … Continue reading

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Vaquero: Check out the sculpture by Luis Jimenez in Las Vegas #urbanhikes

Want to get off the beaten path in Las Vegas? Curiously, my top recommendation is to go most visited place of all – the McCarran Airport. See if you can find the fiberglass Vaquero Statue by sculptor Luis Alfonso Jiménez, … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors Nevada

Kudos to the organizers of this weekend’s Get Outdoors Nevada celebration at Sunset Park in Las Vegas. So many good people, such a a fun, family-friendly event at a beautiful city park with great viewing of the incoming and outgoing … Continue reading

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Upcoming Hangouts: Our Shoutout to México #PlanetaTalks #PlanetaPlática

The next round of Planeta hangouts are scheduled for September 14 and October 5. Participation on camera is by invitation. If you’d like to be invited, let me (Ron Mader) know. If you have been reading me for the past year, it should be clear: the … Continue reading

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Who are the global leaders in clean energy? #nces8

After the jolt of hope that is the #NCES8, there’s everything to celebrate today with Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas. Livestreaming video RN Highlights included Senator Reed’s low-key and confident assessments throughout the proceedings. Clear-stated and confident, his presence was that … Continue reading

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