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February 2010 Radio Archives

On February 6, 2010, Peter was broadcasting his radio show from The Atlantic Hotel in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Check out more guests from this show here. Listen to the show… Read More…

Weekly International Travel News Roundup
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Weekly International Travel News Roundup

It’s the last day of February, but the shortest month of the year has proven to be one of the most eventful. Check out this handy roundup of the top… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Cancun, Mexico
Ask the Locals / Mexico & Central America

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Cancun, Mexico

Peter is broadcasting his latest radio show from the Ritz-Carlton Cancun in Mexico. Long known as a party-centric destination, the Cancun area has evolved into so much more. So we… Read More…

Hampton Beach Fire Damages Popular Oceanfront While Costa Cruise Ship Crashes in Egypt
Beach Vacations / Cruise Travel / Natural Disasters

Hampton Beach Fire Damages Popular Oceanfront While Costa Cruise Ship Crashes in Egypt

Firefighters in New Hampshire battled a five-alarm fire last night that started at the Surf Hotel in Hampton Beach. The blaze spread and tore through four more buildings before firefighters… Read More…

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Healthy Travel Programs at Hotels

If your goal is to stay or get fit on the road, it helps when your hotel gets involved. Here are a few hotels that are going above and beyond… Read More…

River Cruises: Educational Travel in China, Russia & Europe
Asia / China / Cruise Travel

River Cruises: Educational Travel in China, Russia & Europe

Cruises aren’t just about over-the-top activities and lavish accommodations. Educational-themed river cruises allow travelers to drift from town to town, soaking in the history and culture of the region.  … Read More…

Trainer Killed by Whale at SeaWorld in Orlando
Theme Parks

Trainer Killed by Whale at SeaWorld in Orlando

SeaWorld, Orlando whale trainer Dawn Brancheau was killed Wednesday after a 12,000-pound killer whale named Tilikum grabbed her and dragged her underwater. What does the future have in store for… Read More…

Radio Guests – February 27, 2010 – Cancun, Mexico
Radio Show

Radio Guests – February 27, 2010 – Cancun, Mexico

On Saturday, February 27, 2010, Peter goes live from the Ritz-Carlton Cancun in Cancun, Mexico. Featured guests from the show include: – Scott McCartney, travel editor for The Wall Street… Read More…

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Agritourism & Farm Stays

You may have heard of the term agritourism, which has long been popular with budget travelers abroad. But if you’re planning a family getaway, a farm stay can be a… Read More…

London Shopping Guide: Portobello Road, London Malls and Beyond
British Isles / Europe / Luxury Travel / Shopping

London Shopping Guide: Portobello Road, London Malls and Beyond

Shopping aficionada Sarah Lahey recently jetted off to London on an off-season adventure where she uncovered bargains and deals galore. Dear Peter, It’s been spitting rain thru the London fog,… Read More…

Flighty Feline Causes Airport Fracas at Newark International
Terrorism

Flighty Feline Causes Airport Fracas at Newark International

A capricious cat briefly wreaked havoc on security at Newark Liberty International airport when it bolted beneath a bomb-detection machine and refused to come out. The brown-and-black cat made its… Read More…