Trip Advisor

Logo Trip Advisor — tripadvisor.com — provides recommendations for hotels, resorts, inns, vacations, travel packages, vacation packages and travel guides. Members have written millions of reviews describing their best and worst vacations. Key Links tripadvisor.com YouTube Headlines How TripAdvisor changed travel (2018) Recommended Listening What happens in Vegas stays on TripAdvisor – Ever wondered how …

Hangout

Poster: Are you hangoutable? = ¿Estás hangoutable? Hangout = To relax completely in an unassuming way. Also a Google term for a live video conversation, private or public, aka hangout on air. Before we get to the technical definition and how-to guide, focus on the relax part. You’re in a hammock or stretched out in a lounge …

Flickr News 2018

November 1, 2018 – News from Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/lookingahead Let’s be candid. Flickr at its best is a place to connect, to discover, and to evolve as photographers and lovers of photography. This is the world’s largest photographer-focused community. Here, together, this newly-independent community can shape the future of photography itself. Today we are announcing updates …

Collaboration in New Zealand Travel and Tourism

Posters Join us on a virtual tour of travel and tourism in New Zealand (Aotearoa). Related to this feature is a Google Doc: Collaboration in New Zealand Travel and Tourism — https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YiYNLbBqoMksx3aftECKi4rMdupAmMFe8QL3TaS9lNA/edit — that anyone can edit. Obviously, we’d like people who can be knowledgeable and helpful to participate. Questions Are there examples of travel trade …

Free Social Web Workshops in Henderson (2018)

Photo: Book Sale Thursday, September 13, 9-9:30amPaseo Verde Library and CoffeeshopFree Social Web Workshopfor Friends of Henderson Libraries For those curious about social media, library friends’ friend Ron Mader leads a free, hands-on demonstration at the Paseo Verde Library. Please bring your smartphone or tablet. Check in and share book sale goodness via apps including …

Monday, 2018 Indigenous Peoples Week

Poster Monday. Day One. August 6, 2018. The start of our annual celebration of Indigenous travel and tourism around the globe. This is our eighth year of hosting an online unconference, conversations found online Twitter and Facebook and as comments and responses posted on Planeta.com. Each day this week Planeta.com will host an online social …

Responsible Travel Week Challenge 2018

@Okudart Las Vegas One of the objectives of Responsible Travel Week is to improve communication skills using new and existing technologies. Shorthand: Digital Literacy Specifically: Apps, Smartphones, Tablets, Widgets Apps/Platforms: Facebook, Flickr, Google Maps, Instagram, Stack, Twitter, YouTube We explore these tools through the lens of responsible and conscious travel and vice-versa. Do they educate …

Evaluating the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017

Poster The United Nations General Assembly approved the adoption of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The resolution recognizes “the importance of international tourism, and particularly of the designation of an international year of sustainable tourism for development, in fostering better understanding among peoples everywhere, in leading to a greater awareness …

Indigenous Peoples Week: Gamification 2017

Poster: Fidel Domingo Clemente Rodriguez, Gamification On Planeta.com’s seventh annual celebration of social web storytelling about Indigenous peoples and tourism around the world — Indigenous Peoples Week takes place August 7-13 (Monday-Sunday). We are asking participants to score their own engagement in the event. One of the objectives is to increase digital literacy. With that in mind, we are developing a point system …