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Listening to locals: Tourism marketing survey debuts

Today Planeta.com, the Local Travel Movement and the WHL Group are teaming up to review how satisfied you are with the way local tourism is marketed. This survey endeavors to understand how localities are promoted by asking the locals. From survey responses we will compile … Continue reading

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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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Revealing Cape Town in Real-Time

A big Cape Town reveal live from South Africa! October 17 – Live webcast and launch of Cape Town marketing campaign  @CapeTownTourism #cttagm2011 Video Highlights Chairman’s Report by Ian Bartes, Chairman of the Cape Town Tourism Board An overview of the … Continue reading

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October 16 is World Food Day

Knowing the story of the food on your plate adds to the pleasure of eating and connects you to the world which reminds me … World Food Day is Sunday, October 16. Here are some ideas of how to get … Continue reading

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Indigenous Peoples Week

Announcement: Planeta.com, Nutti Sámi Siida and friends are hosting Indigenous Peoples Week August 8-12, 2011. This is an online unconference focusing on Indigenous Peoples and tourism. Themes include biodiversity conservation, crafts, cultural heritage, food and literacy(traditional reading and writing and digital literacy — the emerging read write culture). We are calling for educational … Continue reading

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