An Insider's Guide to Travel: News, Tips, Information & Inspiration

Archive for November, 2007

Global Gourmet – Food Gifts From Around the World
Culinary Travel / Shopping / Travel News

Global Gourmet – Food Gifts From Around the World

Have you ever encountered a food while traveling that you just can’t get out of your head? Whether it’s lychee-flavored sake from Tokyo, aged pecorino from Tuscany, or smoky barbecue… Read More…

Olympics / Travel Tips

Affordable Hotel Alternatives for the Beijing Olympics

If you’re headed to the Olympics in Beijing, you may find that affordable hotel rooms are hard to come by. But here’s how to find a reasonably priced alternative.

Travel Tips

Family Language Immersion Vacations

On your next family vacation, why not make it a learning experience for everyone? Now there are language immersion experiences that are designed especially for families. Many language schools in… Read More…

Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers
Shopping / Travel Gadgets / Travel Gear / Travel News / Travel Safety

Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers

As Christmas approaches, the gift-buying frenzy begins. If you’ve got a global traveler on your list, the possiblities may seem to be endless. Gadget guy Phil Baker offers up some… Read More…

Travel Tips

Avoiding Stains on the Go

Getting a stain on your clothes while traveling can be very inconvenient, and even potentially embarrassing. Take our advice on some unexpected items that you might want to take along… Read More…

Off the Brochure: Tel Aviv, Israel
Destinations / Off The Brochure / Travel News / Travel Tools

Off the Brochure: Tel Aviv, Israel

Tel Aviv proper technically may be Israel’s second most populous city behind Jerusalem, but its metro area dwarfs that ancient city, and includes a large swath of Israel. It’s a… Read More…

Ask Peter: Beating the Airlines at the Frequent Flier Game
Airlines & Airports / Ask Peter / Mileage & Reward Programs / Travel News

Ask Peter: Beating the Airlines at the Frequent Flier Game

Got a travel question? Now, getting an answer is as easy as sending an email. PLAYING THE FREQUENT-FLIER GAME My husband and I have been planning a trip to Costa… Read More…

Web Site of the Week: Turbulence Forecast
Travel News / Travel Safety

Web Site of the Week: Turbulence Forecast

It’s time for another Web site of the week to help you travel better. This week is a great one for those of you who may still be a bit… Read More…

Deals of the Week – Nov. 27
Travel Deals

Deals of the Week – Nov. 27

It’s not too early to start planning for New Year’s Eve! The Doubletree Hotel Boston-Downtown and Doubletree Club Hotel Boston-Bayside hotels are offering a First Night New Year’s package. The… Read More…

Travel News

Interview with Joe Sharkey

One of our favorites, and one of yours, The New York Times columnist Joe Sharkey stops by Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio to chat about what he’s thankful for this Thanksgiving…. Read More…

Culture / Museums

Museum-Led Tours

Instead experiencing other cultures through a museum exhibit, why not travel with a museum? Some of the world’s most respected museums offer educational tours around the world.