Malawi

Malawi is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast and Mozambique, which surrounds it on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/malawi Embedded Tweets Have you heard of Malawi's National Tree and what's being done to save it? https://t.co/Ye9nekVjFX @IUCNRedList @IUCN_forests …

Netherlands

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, SkyLounge Amsterdam The Netherlands borders the North Sea to the north and west, Belgium to the south and Germany to the east. The capital is Amsterdam and the seat of government is The Hague. About a quarter of the land and 60 percent of the population are below sea level in the Netherlands. …

Poland

Photo: Dennis Jarvis, Kraków Flowers Poland is bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine, Belarus and Lithuania to the east; and the Baltic Sea and Kaliningrad Oblast, a Russian exclave, to the north. Events July 2017 41th Session of the World Heritage Committee (Kraków) Wiki Poland Slideshare …

Preparation

Let’s review travel prep from the pov of visitors and locals. VISITORS One of the reasons travelers make a trip elsewhere is to escape cause-and-effect logic. Many travelers aim toward spontaneity and adventure. That said, if they don’t make proper checklists, do required reading ahead of their journey, they invariably miss out on engaging experiences. Without …

Microphilanthropy

Microphilanthropy = Grassroots effort to engage locals and visitors by assisting projects with small donations of time and money. Philanthropic donations of time, money, property and work have the power to create mutually beneficial experiences for visitors and locals. The difference between microphilanthropy and philanthropy is that the first has meaningful grassroots connections. Donations can …

Rotterdam

Photo: Inhabitat, Floating Bubbles Rotterdam is a city in the Netherlands, in South Holland within the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt river delta at the North Sea. Its history goes back to 1270 when a dam was constructed in the Rotte river by people settled around it for safety. Today the city is Europe’s largest port and has a population …

Selfie

Buzzwords: Selfie Selfie = Taking one’s own photo Embedded Tweets The only human, alive or dead, not contained within the frame of this photo is Michael Collins.The ultimate anti-selfie.#Apollo11 pic.twitter.com/xgtFvdWJFD — Dr Craig Dalzell (@thecommongreen) July 20, 2017 Photos Wiki Selfie Planeta.com Buzzword Bingo

Recreational Marijuana in Nevada

On July 1, Nevada legalized sales of recreational marijuana. What are the impacts? We’ll be keeping track of the stories. Facebook Embedded Tweets It's official: Recreational marijuana is for sale in Nevada + @tsegerblom made the first purchase at @ReefDispensarie. #NVpot pic.twitter.com/iXP5oFC2Kc — Jackie Valley (@JackieValley) July 1, 2017 I think there's a bit of …