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Responsible Local Travel in the USA #localtravelusa

Source: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/localtravelusa Announcement: Starting in May Planeta.com and GetLocalFlavor.com host a national conversation taking inventory of where the USA stands in terms of responsible travel / Indigenous tourism / ecotourism / agritourism / sustainable travel and what we would like to see … Continue reading

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Digital Literacy and Responsible Travel Week #rtweek2015

One of the goals for Responsible Travel Week is focusing attention on specific places, particularly where we have friends and partners. The relevant pages on the Planeta Wiki will be edited with links to our favorite curated resources. Which places … Continue reading

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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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10 Year Review of the International Year of Ecotourism

It’s a trip down memory lane this month as we commemorate the ten year anniversary of the Quebec Ecotourism Summit. For those who recall the event, please share some of your memories and answer a short survey — http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/iyeplus10 Are you … Continue reading

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Marketing Indigenous Tourism / Biodiversity Workshop: New Information and Web-based Technologies

Join us! The Marketing Indigenous Tourism / Biodiversity Workshop: New Information and Web-based Technologies takes place September 11 from 8am-5pm at the Hilton Portland. Upgrade your core skills and join the conversation about the conservation of cultural and environmental diversity … Continue reading

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Planeta Wiki – Recent Edits (May 2010) http://planeta.wikispaces.com What’s a wiki? http://planeta.wikispaces.com/wiki Planeta Editors http://planeta.wikispaces.com/wiki Recent edits Responsible Tourism Week http://planeta.wikispaces.com/rtweek2010 South Africa http://planeta.wikispaces.com/southafrica FIFA World Cup http://planeta.wikispaces.com/football2010 Slow Travel http://planeta.wikispaces.com/slowtravel European Wilderness and Biodiversity http://planeta.wikispaces.com/eurowild Sami http://planeta.wikispaces.com/sami Austria http://planeta.wikispaces.com/austriaContinue reading

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2010 Responsible Tourism Week takes place May 17-21. This is a live demonstration of Web 2.0 as a means of documenting the challenges and successes of developing responsible tourism. One of the key objectives of Responsible Tourism Week is to … Continue reading

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And the winner is …

Planeta.com announces the results from the Ecotourism Spotlight Award.

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Planeta.com Requests Nominations for Ecotourism Spotlight Award

Government websites that educate visitors about ecotourism and responsible travel options are eligible to win Planeta.com’s third annual Ecotourism Spotlight Award. Nominations are accepted April 1 – June 30, 2009. The award was developed to create incentives for communication, opportunities … Continue reading

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Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award

Announcement Planeta.com and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity are collaborating to showcase best practices in web-based technologies helping indigenous people manage tourism in a biodiversity-friendly way. Indigenous tourism websites that promote sustainable practices and educate visitors on … Continue reading

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