Socialising Tourism

Book Cover Socialising Tourism = A reorientation of travel and tourism based on the rights and interests of local communities and local peoples Also see:Social License Key Linkstaylorfrancis.comroutledge.comIntroduction (PDF) November WebinarDetails to come Amazon.comAs an Amazon Associate, Planeta.com earns a commission from qualifying purchases: Elsewhere on the WebWhy we need to think about “socialising tourism” …

International Travel

Photo: Fremont Street International Travel = Travel outside of one’s own country HeadlinesU.S. to reopen border to international travelers on Nov. 8UN says international tourism won’t rebound until 2023Biden requires international travelers to quarantine upon arrival to US Planeta

Sports Tourism in Las Vegas

Photo: Hockey at Night Exploring Las Vegas as a center of sports tourism. Always on. HeadlinesPro sports have enhanced—not eclipsed—entertainment in Las VegasLas Vegas Ad Breakdown: R&R’s ‘The Greatest Arena On Earth’ Spot For LVCVA – @LVSportsBiz Videos The Greatest Arena on Earth Embedded Tweets Las Vegas leans in to professional sports as a tourism …

Responsible Travel and Ecotourism in Mexico

Photo: Grutas de Cacahuamilpa Mexico boasts a well-established system of ground, air, and sea-based transportation, allowing easy access to and within country. Of note is the world-famous cuisine noted for its diversity and sophisticated flavors. Like potato dishes in Peru, Mexico’s corn dishes number in the thousands. Slow food (and innovative agriculture … Mexico was …

Airbnb

Buzzwords Airbnb – airbnb.com – is an American company which operates an online marketplace and hospitality service for people to lease or rent short-term lodging including holiday cottages, apartments, homestays, hostel beds, or hotel rooms, to participate in or facilitate experiences related to tourism such as walking tours, and to make reservations at restaurants. The …

Impact of COVID19 on Tourism

Photo: Ferguson’s, Downtown Las Vegas Spotlight on the impact of COVID19 on travel and tourism with a spotlight on upcoming events and webinars: HeadlinesTougher Hawaii travel restrictions possible as COVID-19 surge continues – Star Advertiser‘No one comes here any more’: the human cost as Covid wipes out tourism – GuardianBusiness travel might be going out …

Visitor Information

Poster Information, please! Well-managed visitor information centers are helpful to locals and visitors. It also helps for visitors to know where to look! Good practice example courtesy of SECTUR Oaxaca. If brick-and-mortar centers are not accessible or have outdated info or charge too much to let tourism services post brochures, then these venues do everyone …

World Tourism Day 2021

Poster September 27 is World Tourism Day. Planeta.com is curating happenings around the globe providing the deep-dive into tourism and travel’s impact. Check out the embedded tweets below! Please let us know of recommended videos, public zoom events, and other resources of note. Hashtags: #wtd2021, #worldtourismday, #DiaMundialDelTurismo Key Linksunwto.org/wtd2021trello.com Questions Can travel and tourism be …

Travel Links

Photo: Route 66 Museum Links related to travel presented in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesYou want to be a responsible tourist. But what does that even mean? – Washington Post – @hannahbsampsonHow to get paid to travel – Washington Post I will travel againhttps://[email protected] FacebookTourism Alert and Action Forum YouTubeTravel Film Archive Industryhttps://qz.com/1419103/is-tourism-really-the-worlds-largest-industryhttp://tourismplace.blogspot.com/2008/04/tourism-is-not-worlds-largest-industry.html Geographytgjournal.comFacebook Elsewhere …

World Tourism Day

Poster The United Nations created World Tourism Day (September 27) in 1979 to increase awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic values. World Tourism Day is hosted by the UN World Tourism Organization. Planeta.com has celebrated World Tourism Day since 1995, a little late to the party but earlier …