Tag Archives: tourism

Weaving the Web (Tejiendo el web): Luis Lazo Mendoza, Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca

Translating: Can tourism promotion be crowdsourced? My view: tourism promotion is catalyzed by the ever curious crowd. Marketing geniuses and tourism officials know something has changed. The source for our tips come from good friends AND passionate if not highly opinionated strangers, … Continue reading

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September 27 is World Tourism Day #wtd2015

The United Nations created World Tourism Day (September 27) in 1979 to increase awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic values. World Tourism Day is hosted by the UNWTO . Planeta.com has celebrated World … Continue reading

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May 4 Hangout: Responsible Travel Previews and Reviews

May 4 Hangout, 830am Las Vegas

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May 1 Hangout: Responsible Local Travel in the USA

In the past 20 years Planeta.com has focused on ecotourism and responsible travel around the world, perhaps not so much directly in the USA as I would like. One of the main audiences is based in the USA and interested … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism and Parks

November 5, 2014 is Responsible Tourism Day and Planeta.com hosts a 1-hour conversation via a Google+ hangout and streamed live on YouTube Wednesday, November 5 from 10-11am PDT 10am Las Vegas, 1pm Miami, 8pm Tallinn We ask a lot of … Continue reading

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Koedoe Hangout

Hangout with us on October 22 as we discuss the publication of the new Koedoe issue on Tourism and Protected Areas. The conversation takes place on Google+. Some background: Tourism and visitation is a dominant commercial use of protected areas, … Continue reading

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Caribbean Parks and Tourism Hangout

On Thursday October 16 we are holding a lively conversation about parks and tourism in the Caribbean. Invited guests are regional experts and we will be taking your questions. Talking points — Status of parks and tourism in the Caribbean. … Continue reading

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