Radical Collaboration

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Radical Collaboration = Finding immediate ways to be helpful to others and to be helped by others Hashtag: #RadicalCollaboration For those keen on the ideals behind responsible tourism – good places to live are good places to visit , regenerative tourism, sustainable tourism, Indigenous tourism, ecotourism – now is a …

Willful Ignorance

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Willful Ignorance = Intentional and blatant avoidance, disregard or disagreement with facts QuotesNothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.– Martin Luther King Jr. It’s not denial. I’m just selective about the reality I accept.– Calvin and Hobbes What we don’t know won’t hurt us.– …

Senses

Poster (Some rights reserved) Senses = The traditional five senses are sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. This system is attributed to philosopher Aristotle. Five is just the beginning. There are other senses, such as pain (nociception), balance (equilibrioception), time and the ability to discern temperature differences (thermoception). CalendarJuly 18 is World Listening Day. Contests …

Welcome

Photo: Ron Mader, Vegas Welcome Sign (Some rights reserved) Welcome = To greet and receive someone arriving in a polite and friendly manner We welcome the new year, the new and returning friends and visitors, and we thank everyone who has welcomed us. Help us in 2022 as we continue translating and pointing the way …

Conscious Travel

Photo: Ron Mader, Labyrinth (Some rights reserved) Conscious Travel = Being mindful of the impact and opportunities within travel as hosts and visitors and taking action to advance the best possible outcomes for all Conscious travel and tourism are terms favored by Planeta.com. Simply put, it is traveling with one’s conscience and connecting with others …

Access

Photo: Ron Mader, Zion Parking (Some rights reserved) One of the cornerstones of Planeta.com is a commitment toward greater access to information and the physical world. Too often the online paywalls and barriers impair our curiosity. We champion open access, particularly when it comes to reading and interacting with conservation and cultural resources on the …

Carbon Footprint

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Carbon Footprint = the amount of carbon dioxide and other carbon compounds emitted due to the consumption of fossil fuels by a particular person, group, business … Translating: What is the carbon footprint of global tourism? (double check translations!)Spanish: ¿Cuál es la huella de carbono del turismo global?French: Quelle est …

Diplomacy

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Diplomacy = the art of dealing with people in a sensitive and effective way Recommended ListeningWho would want to be a diplomat? – The future of diplomacy: Backroom maneuverings are giving way to public forums. And carefully laid plans can come unstuck with a single tweet. A not so diplomatic …

Conscious Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Taking Pictures at the Boneyard (Some rights reserved) Links related to conscious and consciousness Conscious = Being aware of one’s surroundings and actions Also see: consciousness Also see: stream of consciousness Twitter Sentimentconscious Also see: conscious business, conscious travel OppositesSee: Willful ignorance Headlineshttp://bigislandnow.com/2016/09/07/learn-conscious-communication-at-hilo-public-library ElsewhereConscious Music Movement – Celebrating musicians, singer-songwriters, music industry …