2010 Innovation Award Winner Ron Mader

Image: 2010 Winner Badge From the archives Planeta.com’s Ron Mader has been selected as the 2010 Innovation Award Winner and will receive the award at the closing reception of the ESTC 2010 Conference in Portland, Oregon. Said TIES’ Director of Communication Ayako Ezaki, “All of us on TIES team have been very impressed with your …

Wayback Machine

Buzzwords The Wayback Machine is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Other projects include Open Library and archive-it.org. Key Links archive.org/web Terms of Use @waybackmachine @internetarchive Wayback Machine Availability API – Build your own tools. WordPress Broken Link Checker – Banish broken links. 404 Handler for Webmasters – Help users …

Views on Responsible Tourism (2008)

In March 2008 Planeta.com conducted a survey on responsible tourism. Results were presented at the Second International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Kerala, India. Here are excerpts from the survey responses: What do you understand responsible tourism to be? an approach to tourism development and delivery that balances the needs of the guest, host supplier, …

Rethinking Tourism

Photo: Rethinking Tourism Deborah McLaren’s Rethinking Tourism and Ecotravel takes on the most pressing issue in the tourism industry today – how too often ecotravel destroys both natural resources and local cultures. But there are alternatives – if we care to pause and reflect – and that is what the author does in this book. …