Photo: Daniel Lippman, Statue (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on baroque composer JS Bach, family, and continuing influence FestivalsLeipzig, Germany: bachfestleipzig.deBethlehem, Pennsylvania: – YouTubeOregon: – @oregonbachfest Videos Johann Sebastian Bach: The Fifth Evangelist | Music Documentary (Bachfest Leipzig 2013) WikipediaJohann Sebastian BachBach festivalBachfest LeipzigBaroque Planeta

Enrique Cabanilla

Photo Spotlight on Ecuador’s inspired tourism professor Enrique Cabanilla Key [email protected] – playlistsTrabajos Geografía Turística del EcuadorMetro Quito Kudos for YouTube Videos Ron Mader: Me encanta todo sobre la presentación, desde la interacción entre los estudiantes y el profesor, la forma de abordar los bienes naturales y culturales de un país y las presentaciones de …

Gil Penalosa

Screenshot City parks fans, here’s our spotlight on Gil (Guillermo) Penalosa, producer of some of our fave YouTube videos as host of outstanding dialogues about creating life-affirming cities. The Walk in the Park with Gil video series are polished and informative one-hour conversations. High points for having a consistent start time, regardless of where the …


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Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI)

Acronymns AAPI = Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders CelebrationsIn the USA May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Monthasianpacificheritage.govWikipedia HeadlinesBiden names Erika Moritsugu as senior AAPI liaisonBiden team reaches out immediately to AAPI community Elsewhere on the WikipediaAsian Pacific American Planeta

Katherine Mansfield

Photo: Sarah Rose, New Statue (Some rights reserved) BirthplaceKatherine Mansfield House and Garden25 Tinakori Road, Thorndon, Wellington, Aotearoa New – Facebook – @kmhousegarden Recommended ListeningLuxembourg GardensGreat Lives Quotes Whenever I prepare for a journey I prepare as though for death. Should I never return, all is in order. This is what life has taught …

Body Parts

Photo: Grand Canyon NP, Skeleton (Some rights reserved) Body Parts = any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity HeadlinesHandy Mnemonics The Five-Fingered Memory Machine Videos Zapotec Body Parts (Partes del Cuerpo) Embedded Tweets Planeta


Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Stranger = a person whom one does not know or with whom one is not familiar Quote InvestigatorThere Are Only Two Plots: (1) A Person Goes on a Journey (2) A Stranger Comes to TownThere Are No Strangers Here; Only Friends You Haven’t Yet Met Embedded Tweets Planeta

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 LinksThe ConversationAcademia.eduTourism Alert and Action [email protected] FeaturesEnjoy them while you can? The ecotourism challenge facing Australia’s favourite islandsHas tourism had its day?The “war over tourism”: challenges to sustainable tourism in the tourism …