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What does responsible travel look like?

What does responsible travel look like? I guess we could say the same for ecotourism or local travel or conscious tourism: what does it look like? The following posters were made for this year’s Responsible Tourism Week and can be … Continue reading

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Crafting Our Future

Mexico City – As mentioned in the previous post, this weekend FONAES is hosting an impressive expo featuring crafts and foods from the entire country. It’s a slow walking tour and cultural geography lesson, a veritable feast for foodies and … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, Announcements, indigenous, Slideshare, tourism, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We Need Cape Town

Brand new! Here is today’s conversation with Cape Town Tourism CEO Mariëtte Du Toit-Helmbold who always inspires. I had the privilege of meeting Mariëtte earlier this year at the Responsible Tourism in Cities Workshop. What I love dearly is how … Continue reading

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Take a walk in the park for World Tourism Day 2011

On September 27 – World Tourism Day – Planeta.com and Becari Spanish Language School host a free, public, multilingual photo safari and slow adventure in Llano Park. The city safari is great way to link cultures and everyone’s invited! There … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, Announcements, biodiversity, cities, collaboration, conservation, events, fun, green, innovation, Parks, play, tourism, trees, usa, Videos, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slow Down, it’s Cape Town

I’ve compiled my favorite people and place shots from the May trip to South Africa, specifically the poster child of responsible tourism and slow travel: Cape Town. Some background: In May I was invited by The City of Cape Town, Cape Town Tourism and South … Continue reading

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Imagining Cape Town (Kaapstad)

In 2011 friends and I are taking a close-up look at city environments around the world. The big event will be the May 6 Responsible Tourism in Cities conference in Durban, South Africa. On the way to and from I … Continue reading

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uglification

Oaxaca City

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