Responsible Travel Week #rtweek18

Photo: #7MagicMountains All travel and tourism can be more beneficial to locals and visitors. Let’s figure out what to do. Planeta.com invites readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week, February 12-18. We hope you can fall in love (again!) with responsible travel. 2018 is the tenth year for Responsible Travel Week and Planeta.com‘s 19th year …

Platinum Rule

Graphic: Ron Mader, Platinum Rule Platinum Rule: Do unto others as they would like to have you do unto them. How do we champion conscious travel, responsible travel, ecotourism? How do we encourage collaboration in maturing social movements? Perhaps one way to start is by following the Platinum Rule: Do unto others as they would …

Topics: Responsible Travel Week #rtweek18

Rooster Trending Topics Topics for discussion are submitted by participants. This page will serve as an index and will be updated before and during the week. Global Topics Indigenous Languages Olympics Open Access Parks and Protected Areas Photography Water Wildlife Tourism Regional Topics England – #MakeTheLane Mexico 2018 – National Elections / Olympics Anniversary – …

What we’d love participants to do during Responsible Travel Week

Poster All travel and tourism can be more conscious and responsible. Let’s figure out what to do now. Responsible Travel Week, February 12-18, is conducted online and around the globe. Hashtag: #rtweek18 What we mostly desire is engagement – your questions, your contributions, your news of upcoming events, publications and meetups. Schedule your own event or stage a …

Responsible Travel Week

RTWeek = Responsible Travel Week Responsible Travel Week is happening now! Responsible Travel Week #rtweek18 History Planeta.com’s first Responsible Travel Week took place in 2009. One of Planeta.com’s tentpole events, the annual Responsible Travel Week manifests our commitment toward effective communication and collaboration. We welcome financial donors, including individuals and institutions willing to invest in …

What is responsible travel?

Buzzwords While marketing campaigns have long touted ‘destinations’ — travelers are simply entering a place that is someone else’s home. If those working in the tourist trade embrace the values we wish developed, then we can make a huge leap forward. The trick lies in listening to locals and visitors to create the opportunities that …

Bikes

Photo: Ron Mader, DTLV Bikes In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious travel. In 2017 we celebrate the Sustainable Tourism for Development universe by asking readers, what are the good cycling experiences? How are locals benefiting from bike tours? What events are …

Responsible Tourism Day

World Responsible Tourism Day is November 8, 2017. We are recapping examples from responsible travel week held earlier this year and previewing Responsible Travel Week 2018 and hanging out with friends in London and across the globe via twitter and video conversations. Questions to kick off discussion What are the best hashtags for this year’s Responsible Tourism Day? – #ResponsibleTourismDay What …

Responsible Tourism Day 2017

Photo This week our attention turns to London, host city of World Responsible Tourism Day which takes place Wednesday, November 8. What’s new? November 7 – Responsible Tourism Fringe Networking https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/responsible-tourism-fringe-networking-tickets-39052985531 We are delighted to be hosting this year’s Responsible Tourism Networking Fringe event at the Good Hotel. First, because the hotel is an inspiring …