Allemansrätten

Buzzwords Allemansrätten = Freedom to Roam (Swedish) Key Links The Right of Public Access (‘Allemansrätt’), or Outdoor Access Rights gives you the right to roam the countryside in Sweden in perfect peace and quiet. When you are in Sweden you have the right to walk, cycle, ride, ski and camp on any land with the …

Staycation

Buzzwords Staycation = Vacation spent at home or nearby Headlines The most relaxing vacation – Quartzy Embedded Tweets Fair is the stupidest word humans ever invented, except for staycation. – @nbcthegoodplace, The Burritohttps://t.co/Iw0Yb9vj1t pic.twitter.com/fxOGIM9dLK — Ron Mader (@ronmader) January 27, 2018 Staycation: Explore Vegas’ past @ #ClarkCountyMuseum, etc. http://t.co/FpWsD3ahl4 via @ReviewJournal #history #Vegas #NV150 — …

Garifuna

The Garifuna are descendants of Carib, Arawak and West African people) and their contribution to the Belizean landscape. Intangible Cultural Heritage In 2001, UNESCO proclaimed the Garifuna language, music and dance to be among the masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Celebrations November 19th commemorates the arrival in 1823. Garifuna Settlement Day …

Iran Links

Iran Flag Links related to Iran presented in somewhat random fashion Headlines iran-tourism-boom Iranians jubilant as country wakes up to first day without sanctions Iran’s blogfather: Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are killing the web http://www.smh.com.au/travel/the-friendliest-people-on-the-planet-20130611-2o116.html Elsewhere on the Web Q&A with Clay Shirky on Twitter and Iran https://www.un.org.ir Flickr Iran Eco Tour Twitter @GaryLewisUN @IranAndIranians …

Dakota

Indigenous Peoples The Dakota people are a Native American tribe and First Nations band government in North America. They compose two of the three main subcultures of the Sioux people, and are typically divided into the Eastern Dakota and the Western Dakota. The Eastern Dakota are the Santee (Isáŋyathi or Isáŋ-athi; “knife” + “encampment”, ″dwells …

Kraków, Poland

Photo: #41WHC, Closing Ceremony Kraków is the second largest and one of the oldest cities in Poland. Situated on the Vistula River in the Lesser Poland region, the city dates back to the 7th century. Museum of Municipal Engineering http://www.mim.krakow.pl/en Headlines A local’s guide to Kraków: 10 top tips Wikipedia Kraków Planeta.com Poland Cities

Multigenerational

Buzzwords Multigenerational = relating to several generations. Essay We would like to see more accounts and advice for creating multigenerational experiences open to travelers and locals. How often do we get to see beyond the bubble of our generation (no matter which generation we are talking about)? Responsible Travel Responsible Travel Week asks for examples where …

Turkey Links

Turkey flag Links related to Turkey presented in somewhat random fashion: 2018 Elections https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-europe-44546035 Recommended Reading Turkey Habitat III News Coverage http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition/features/don-t-read-all-about-it-1.528592 http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com – https://twitter.com/HDNER http://www.haberdar.com – @Haberdar Facebook TurkeyTravelPlanner Twitter @DionNissenbaum @marklowen @CultHeritageTR @kvmgm @TCUNESCO @Turkey_Home @MahirZeynalov Parks General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks of Turkey – @VeyselEroglu List of national parks …