Sámi National Day

Sámi Flag Sámi National Day is February 6, which commemorates the first Sámi congress in 1917. Sámi is used to name the Lappish people, the indigenous population of Sápmi (northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Kola peninsula in Russia). Headlines Why Sweden marks Sami National Day International Saami Day celebrated – Euronews In Honour of International …

02 • February • Februar

Photo: Seven Magic Mountains February is the month of love, of Valentine’s Day. The day before Valentine’s Day is World Radio Day and a week after Valentine’s Day is International Mother Language Day. Thanks, moms! February commemorates the Waitangi Treaty, first Sámi congress, the Jokkmokk Winter Market, the RAMSAR convention, and the Mexican constitution. In the USA: …

Margarita Day

Photo: Comala Margarita February 22 is National Margarita Day in the USA. Looking ahead, also in the US, July 24 is National Tequila Day. Salud! Headlines Margarita Day – San Diego Entertainer National Margarita Day – Food Channel ecotravel/mexico/yucatan/tales/0605margarita.html Elsewhere on the Web nationalmargaritaday.com Planeta.com Tequila Jalisco Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities 02 • February …

Responsible Travel Week 2018

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 …