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Archive for June, 2010

Airline Meals Prepared in Unsanitary Conditions, FDA Finds
Airlines & Airports

Airline Meals Prepared in Unsanitary Conditions, FDA Finds

Airplane food has a reputation for being unappetizing, but a recent report published Tuesday by USA Today reveals that bad taste should be the least of a passenger’s worries when… Read More…

Travel News: Peter Greenberg’s Interview With LA Times’ Jane Engle
Africa / Theme Parks / Trains

Travel News: Peter Greenberg’s Interview With LA Times’ Jane Engle

Travel is news and the news never stops. So when traveling to exotic destinations like Hawaii’s Big Island, Peter also takes time to talk about the latest news stories with… Read More…

Uncategorized

Avoiding Identity Theft When Traveling

If you’ve been a victim of identity theft, you’re not alone. And if you’ve been lucky enough to avoid it, read on, because it might happen when you least expect… Read More…

Videos

Insider Videos: USTOA President Roger Dow

Peter Greenberg talks to the President & CEO of the US Travel Association, Roger Dow, about the latest issues the travel industry faces.

Hurricane Alex & the Gulf Oil Spill
Natural Disasters / South / USA

Hurricane Alex & the Gulf Oil Spill

Tropical Storm Alex has gained strength and is expected to become Hurricane Alex today as it heads toward the U.S./Mexico boarder, hampering cleanup efforts in the Gulf Coast. According to… Read More…

Travel News: July 4th Vacation & Day Trip Ideas
Culture / Festivals / USA

Travel News: July 4th Vacation & Day Trip Ideas

Whether you’re a traditionalist who plans to mark July 4 with a patriotic parade, or prefer a holiday weekend that’s red, white and blue “lite,” we have options with every… Read More…

Culinary Travel

Locavores: Dine Like a Local On the Road

Have you heard foodies using the term “locavore?” No, it doesn’t mean you’re dining with the crazies. It’s actually an important local food movement that also affects travel.

Hawaii’s Big Island Culture & Cuisine – Hour 1 – PGW Radio
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Hawaii / USA

Hawaii’s Big Island Culture & Cuisine – Hour 1 – PGW Radio

On Saturday, June 26, Peter broadcast his radio show from Kona Village Resort in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Featured guests from the show include: Scott McCartney, travel editor for The Wall Street… Read More…

Hawaiian Chocolate & Kona Eco-Tourism – Hour 2 – PGW Radio
Hawaii

Hawaiian Chocolate & Kona Eco-Tourism – Hour 2 – PGW Radio

On Saturday, June 26, Peter broadcast his radio show from Kona Village Resort in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Featured guests from the show include: Jane Engle, assistant travel editor for the Los… Read More…

Hawaiian Water Sports & Spirit Airlines Strike – Hour 3 – PGW Radio
Adventure Travel & Sports / Hawaii / Water sports

Hawaiian Water Sports & Spirit Airlines Strike – Hour 3 – PGW Radio

On Saturday, June 26, Peter broadcast his radio show from Kona Village Resort in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Featured guests from the show include: Joe Sharkey, columnist for The New York Times,… Read More…

Independence Day Travel Projected to Soar
USA

Independence Day Travel Projected to Soar

The number of Americans traveling this July 4 holiday weekend is expected to jump 17.1 percent from last year, according to AAA’s annual report. This year, approximately 34.9 million Americans… Read More…