Buzzword Bingo: Place
Place

related: local, placeholder
editing: The Value of Place

Place = A space, area or spot

Essay

What makes a place special are the people who share the space. What makes trips so grand are traveling with friends and family in places familiar and compelling and connecting with locals on their turf.

Wiki

hyperlocal
local

Headlines

Place is back – how did we ever lose it?
The tale of two slums in South Africa as residents seek to upgrade lives - @thisisplace

Elsewhere on the Web

Flickr Places
Places (Design Oberserver) - @PlacesJournal
http://www.thisisplace.org - @thisisplace

Wikipedia

Airline_destination_lists

Misc

Lugar por definir = Place to be defined

Twitter

@PPS_Placemaking
@PlacesJournal
@thisisplace

Editing

The Value of Place

Quotes


Find your place on the planet. Dig in, and take responsibility from there.
- Gary Snyder

When people go on vacation they generally seek out destinations that offer them the sense of being someplace, not just anyplace.
- Richard Moe, President, National Historic Preservation Trust

There is no best practice. Solutions are determined by place.
- Margaret Wheatley

Sigui Dyarra = When you settle in a new place and you have a wonderful time.
- Strings Tradition

In the same way that history is the record of winners, places tend to be represented by dominant forces, tourism chief among them.
- Herb Hiller
http://www.planeta.com/ecotravel/period/metplace.html
http://outbounding.org/articles/view/place-as-a-determinant-of-travel-and-focus-for-travel-writing-herb-hiller

Buzzword Bingo

App - City - Conversation - Destination - Fair Trade - Geolocation - Guides - Landmark - Local - Park - Perspective - Place - Placeholder - Terroir - Travel

Terroir = specificity of place


Videos



Artwork / Cue Yourself

The Coverage of Place, Page 1

Rethinking our Place in Nature

Buzzword Bingo: Placeholder = Text or symbols that will later be replaced


Slideshare




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