Mexico Roadtrip

Photo: South Road trip! Preparing the next roadtrip from Austin to Guadalajara with a side trip to Mexico City. This is a whirlwind adventure in November, not as slowly as the tortoise prefers to travel, but with time for reflection and meetups with old friends and new discovering new places and faces. Driving in Mexico? …

2019 Faves

Photo: Bike Share in Las Vegas 2019, our fave bits. Here are some of Planeta.com’s favorite events, apps, books, in 2019. The year is not over, so there is still some edits to come. Events Responsible Travel Week 2019 Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals Conference #Tourism4SDGs19 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages Words …

New Zealand’s National Digital Forum 2019

Hashtags Wellington, New Zealand – The National Digital Forum – ndf.org.nz – hosts its annual conference November 18-20, 2019. Hashtag: #NDFNZ Key Links ndf.org.nz programme ndf-this-year ndf-board-papers waiata archive of past talks YouTube @NDFNZ Questions Is anyone writing / blogging / creating news or recaps of the event? Embedded Tweets Anyone in the #NewZealand #GLAM …

Responsible Tourism Day 2019

WTMRT Poster The celebration of November’s Responsible Tourism Day kicks off with a week-long conversation of what constitutes responsible tourism. Hashtags: #WTMRT #ResponsibleTourismWeek Key Links WTMResponsibleTourism YouTube November 5 Responsible Tourism Fringe Networking 2019 Questions How is Responsible Tourism Week organized? What responsible travel events are planned? How can remote participants participate? What does ‘supported …

Red Rock Canyon 2019

Photo: BLM, Red Rocks Links, news, and tweets about Red Rock Canyon in 2019 Recommended Listening Plans To Build Houses Near Red Rock Stalled – For Now – State of Nevada Headlines For the love of Red Rock – Las Vegas Weekly Clark County Commission delays Red Rock Canyon development – KTNV Embedded Tweets It …

USA 2019

USA Flag Curating headlines and tidbits from the USA: February No thank you, Mr. Pecker – Jeff Bezos/Medium April Some news. 🚨🎉 We added 620+ new words to the dictionary! 🎉🚨https://t.co/j8rXQMHX8t — Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) April 23, 2019 Pence: Trump previously saying he loves WikiLeaks "was in no way an endorsement" https://t.co/a6OHBatU7A pic.twitter.com/3FtA0EphIS — The Hill …

Day of the Dead Around the World 2019

Photo Headlines and tweets from Day of the Dead (November 1-2) celebrated around the world. Embedded Tweets Ήμερα των Νεκρών στη ΑθήναDay of the Dead in ArhensDìa de Muertos en Atenashttps://t.co/BgmTD1mUFj — Daniel Hdez Joseph (@DanielHJoseph) October 31, 2019 And this is how it looks tonight! Join us tomorrow at Copley Square to celebrate life …

2019 Calendar

Poster What’s on our calendar in 2019? International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages 500th Anniversary 1519 – 2019 January Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals Conference #Tourism4SDGs19 Living Green Super Recycling Day 2019 February Responsible Travel Week 2019 Te Matatini 2019 Smithsonian’s Mother Tongue Film Festival 2019 March Open …

2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages

Photo: Tienda Ayöök, Clay Rabbits 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages (Año Internacional de las Lenguas Indígenas). Hashtags: #iyil2019, #2019iyil Planeta.com will be updating relevant features that showcase successful language conservation campaigns including Dizhsa Nabani,  #UsaTuVoz , Kumoontun, and Māori Language Week / Te Wiki o te Reo Māori. Suggestions are welcome as we edit …

Nevada Governor’s Global Tourism Summit

Poster Registration is open for the Nevada Governor’s Global Tourism Summit, November 12-14 at the Plaza Hotel in Downtown Las Vegas. Hashtag: #GGTS19 Key Links governorssummit.org Questions Is there live and recorded video from the Summit? Are any of the presentations or resources mentioned available online? What would locals like visitors to know about Las …