Verbs Print = 1. produce (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.), especially in large quantities, by a mechanical process involving the transfer of text, images, or designs to paper. 2. write (text) clearly without joining the letters. The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Verbs


Verbs Bounce = to move quickly up, back, or away from a surface after hitting it; rebound Bounce Rate Bounce rate (sometimes confused with exit rate) is an Internet marketing term used in web traffic analysis. It represents the percentage of visitors who enter the site and then leave (“bounce“) rather than continuing to view …

Exploring Ecotourism

As part of our series exploring tourism definitions, we explore the ways ecotourism is interpreted around the world. Comments welcome below. While the details vary, most definitions of ecotourism boil down to a special form of tourism that meets three criteria: 1) it provides for environmental conservation 2) it includes meaningful community participation 3) it is …


Verbs Evolve = to develop gradually, especially from a simple to a more complex form. Headlines Verbs  


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Oaxaca, Mexico – Here is a must-follow, must-amplify, feel-good hashtag for anyone keen on Indigenous culture, language and multigenerational knowledge sharing. Presenting #UsaTuVoz (Use Your Voice) promoted by Voces del Valle (@VocesValle) which encourages Indigenous language use on social networks. The hashtag was launched to curate the tweets of Oaxacan high school students who committed …

Tourism Definitions

Artwork Truth is, we’ve been beleaguered by definitions of tourism long before launched in 1994. New terms are springing up such as smart tourism. The fact is that people tend to customize their own definitions to suit their interests or situation. This is the long tail of multiple definitions and options for travelers and …