Tag Archives: engagement

2015 Responsible Tourism Day Hangout

Planeta.com is hosting an online hangout to celebrate Responsible Tourism Day. November 5 Responsible Tourism Day Hangout Starting Time: Thursday, November 5: 12pm Las Vegas, 2pm Minneapolis USA/San José Costa Rica, 3pm NYC/Quito, 8pm London, 9pm Kiruna, 10pm Cape Town Yes @Ruukel … 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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Challenges for the World Parks Congress

Sydney, Australia – This week the 6th IUCN World Parks Congress will be held at the Sydney Olympic Park November 12-19. How to evaluate the 2014 World Parks Congress? More than a year ago I developed a series of goals … Continue reading

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Tips for Indigenous Peoples Week

Just one day until the start of Indigenous Peoples Week! There’s something for everyone to engage in responsible indigenous tourism. Whether you’re indigenous or non-indigenous, a tour guide or traveler, museum curator or museum visitor, here are some things you … Continue reading

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Engaging New Zealand and South Africa: #TRENZ2012 vs #Indaba2012

Tourism trade conferences this month include Trenz (May 7-10 in New Zealand) and Indaba (May 12-15 in South Africa). Its that time of the year again! #Indaba2012 — SouthAfrican Tourism (@GoToSouthAfrica) May 3, 2012 If you’re heading to #TRENZ2012 don’t forget to follow us for the … Continue reading

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90-9-1

Have you heard of the 90-9-1 Principle? It’s a social web theory that boils down to this: 90% of users are ‘browsers’ who read or watch but do not actively contribute. 9% of users are ‘editors’ who modify content or … Continue reading

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Allow me to climb onto my virtual soapbox and make the following statement: I believe that all tourism conferences should have free wi-fi and livestreaming of the event. Traditional conferencing behind closed doors in which participants read at one another … Continue reading

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