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Responsible Travel Week Begins #Rtweek16

And so it begins. My 17th year of online conferencing. Responsible Travel Week starts today and runs through Valentine’s Day, February 14. Top Tips Register on Eventbrite. Circle the dates on your calendar and budget time. Join the Facebook event … Continue reading

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Working on Empathy #rtweek15

Responsible Travel Week Day #5. Today’s challenge: Be empathetic. Empathy is intuitive, but is also something you can work on, intellectually. – Tim Minchin, Life Lessons Topical Discussion: Volunteering and Voluntolding In many ways, it’s much easier to be attentive, creative, … Continue reading

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Volunteer during Responsible Travel Week

Responsible Travel Week (February 9-15) can use volunteers! Here’s a descriptive (rather than prescriptive) list of some of the things you can do if you’d like to get stuck into this global conversation: Digitize (old newsletters, videos, the history of … Continue reading

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Registration is open for Responsible Travel Week #rtweek15

If you ask any event organizer for the milestone moments, one is surely being able to say ‘Registration is open.’ Online news of an event percolates with nerdy gossip. We ask … what is it, when is it and what’s in it … 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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Responsible Travel Week Q&A #rtweek2013

Responsible Travel Week 2013 launches in two weeks. VIP tickets available Thursday! To get everyone up to speed, here’s some frequently asked questions and answers. (If you have any question, just ask!) What is Responsible Travel? Responsible travel is treating others … Continue reading

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Announcing Responsible Travel Week, Feb 11-17 #rtweek2013

Fall in love with responsible travel February 11-17 as Planeta.com hosts our annual Responsible Travel Week, a week-long unconference that kicks off 2013 in fine style. A great plus: admission is free and there’s no jet lag! The friendly confab takes place online and around the world … Continue reading

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