Outbounding

Logo Outbounding – outbounding.org – is a community-powered website focused on excellent travel writing. Members curate favorite travel content to share with new audiences across the web. “It’s time to demand better than thin, facile fluff.” Outbounding resembles Reddit in that anyone can submit quality features and the best are voted up (upvoted!) by members. Key Linksoutbounding.orgMembersWhat’s [email protected] Here’s how it works: …

Freya Higgins-Desbiolles

Twitter Avatar One of our most appreciated voices articulating the need for responsible and sustainable tourism that benefits locals and visitors: Freya Higgins-Desbiolles Key LinksUNISAThe ConversationAcademia.eduTourism Alert and Action [email protected] FeaturesHas tourism had its day? YouTube Degrowth in Tourism – El Decrecimiento en el Turismo Sustainable Tourism Development Recommended ListeningMisbehaving tourists – Around the world …

Michael Leunig

Elsewhere on the Web Who to follow on Twitter? We appreciate the wit and wisdom of Michael Leunig seen regularly in the dead-tree edition of the Sydney Morning Herald and via Twitter and Facebook. Key LinksLatest – Sydney Morning [email protected] Embedded Tweets Also Recommended ListeningSense of Place: Michael Leunig, Lockhart River, Queensland – Cartoonist Michael …

Venice Links

Venice flag Snapshots from Venice, Italy in 2019 Italy’s “Floating City” is sinking under its sea level and the weight of mass tourism. Now residents of Venice are fighting to save its soul before it vanishes, as Samantha Hawley reports.https://youtu.be/vUzc0i49U5Y HeadlinesThe private language of VeniceDeserted Venice contemplates a future without tourist hordes after Covid-19 – …

COVID19 Tourism

Photo: Ferguson’s, Downtown Las Vegas Spotlight on the impact of COVID19 on travel and tourism: Travel Advisorieshttps://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/travel-in-the-us.htmlhttps://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/travel-advicehttps://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/travel-advisory-alert-global-level-4-health-advisory-issue.htmlhttps://www.unwto.org/news/covid-19-response-travel-restrictions Impact on Tourismhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/09/travel/nyc-tourism-travel-restrictions.htmlCovid-19: Hawaii pushes forward with tourism despite safety concernsTourist towns are trying to recover from the coronavirus – VoxState of Yucatan Continues Tourism Reopening With High Standards of Bio-SecurityThe tourists are leaving Italy. Now catastrophe loomsState …

COVID19 Parks

Photo: Zion National Park Spotlight on the impact of COVID19 on parks and protected areas. ParksCoronavirus crisis a ‘heaven-sent opportunity’ to reset national park tourism, advocates say – ABCPressure builds from locals to close Utah’s Zion National Park even as tourists continue to go thereGrand Canyon National Park ClosedGrand Canyon remains open while employees, local …

COVID19 Links

Photo: Discovery Park Links related to COVID19 presented in somewhat random fashion: Totally Under Control‘Totally Under Control’ And ‘Time’ Are Two Very 2020 DocumentariesTotally Under Control: A Movie Chronicling The US Covid-19 TragedyTotally Under Control review – shocking film on Trump’s failure to handle Covid-19 Quotes (There are) “many aspects of 21st-century life that made …

Radio Paradise

Logo One of our listening faves: Radio Paradise is a fun-to-listen, commercial-free music station from Paradise, California. Key Linksradioparadise.comForumListening OptionsPlayerPaymentsPlaylist Questions What voice commands can i use inside Radio Paradise on the Roku streaming device? Official SpinRadio Paradise is a for-profit business, and as such doesn’t qualify for the 501(c)(3) status that a volunteer-run public …

Paraguay Links

Paraguay Flag Links related to Paraguay presented in somewhat random fashion: [email protected]@[email protected] Musichttp://www.landfillharmonicmovie.com – @LandfillHarmoni Featureshttp://www.avclub.com/article/war-nearly-destroyed-paraguay-and-made-hero-medioc-205545 Biodiversityhttp://www.cbd.int/countries/?country=pyhttp://www.shuttleworthfoundation.org/third-regional-preparatory-meeting-for-iplcs-for-cbd-cop-11-in-asuncion-paraguayhttp://natural-justice.blogspot.mx/2012/08/third-regional-preparatory-meeting-for.htmlhttp://tkbulletin.wordpress.com/2012/08/08/this-week-in-review-cbd-news-of-relevance-to-tk-2/ Google Newshttps://news.google.com/news/search?hl=en&q=paraguayhttps://news.google.com/news/search?hl=es&q=paraguay TripAdvisorParaguay-Vacations Elsewhere on the WebParaguay.comPresidenciahttp://pavap-paraguay.blogspot.com – @pavap_py Tourismhttps://www.facebook.com/pyturism VideosLandfill Harmonic film teaser from Landfill Harmonic on Vimeo. Indigenoushttp://en.unesco.org/courier/july-september-2017/my-face-my-landhttps://twitter.com/unesco/status/894925167130025985 Cities WikipediaParaguayParaguayan War Planeta.com