Comfort Zone

Buzzwords Comfort zone = behavioral state within which a person operates in an anxiety-neutral condition, using a limited set of behaviors to deliver a steady level of performance, usually without a sense of risk. Quotes When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make …

Takeaway

Buzzwords Takeaway = a key point or idea to be remembered, typically one emerging from a meeting or discussion Planeta.com 42nd Session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee #42whc  

How to move a giraffe

Google Maps Following up on some interesting tweets and stories about a fascinating roadtrip in Australia from the nation’s capital Canberra to the Sunshine coast near Brisbane. What caught our eye was the roadtripper – a young giraffe named Kebibi. Questions What is Kebibi’s history? What was the route taken during the roadtrip? Where do …

Korean Peninsula

The Korean Peninsula is a peninsula in East Asia. It extends southwards for about 1,100 km (680 mi) from continental Asia into the Pacific Ocean and is surrounded by the East Sea to the east, and the Yellow Sea (known in Korea as West Sea) to the west, the Korea Strait connecting the first two …

International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS)

Launched in 1965, the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) is a professional association that works for the conservation and protection of cultural heritage places around the world. Key Links http://www.icomos.org https://www.facebook.com/ICOMOSinternational https://twitter.com/icomos Tweets by ICOMOS Calendar On April 18, @ICOMOS celebrates the International Day for Monuments and Sites. http://www.icomos.org/en/what-we-do/focus/18-april-international-day-for-monuments-and-sites Hashtag: #IDMS Planeta.com World …