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Travel Tip: Travel Warnings About Visiting North Korea
South & North Korea / Travel Safety / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Warnings About Visiting North Korea

You might not realize this, but there are currently many organized tours to places like Iran, Afghanistan, Iraq, and North Korea. But recently the U.S. State Department has issued a… Read More…

Seoul Food & Living, Expats in Korea – Hour 1 – PGW Radio
Asia / South & North Korea

Seoul Food & Living, Expats in Korea – Hour 1 – PGW Radio

On December 7, 2009, Peter was broadcasting his radio show from the JW Marriot Seoul in Seoul, South Korea. Featured guests from the first hour include: Steven Revere, author and… Read More…

Seoul’s History & Architecture and Seoul for Expats – Hour 2 – PGW Radio
Asia / Cultural Immersion / Culture / South & North Korea

Seoul’s History & Architecture and Seoul for Expats – Hour 2 – PGW Radio

On December 7, 2009, Peter was broadcasting his radio show from the JW Marriott Seoul in Seoul, South Korea. Featured guests from the second hour include: Anne Ladouceur, Canadian expat… Read More…

Favorites Places in Seoul & Authentic Korean Cuisine – Hour 3 – PGW Radio
Asia / Culinary Travel / South & North Korea

Favorites Places in Seoul & Authentic Korean Cuisine – Hour 3 – PGW Radio

On December 7, 2009, Peter was broadcasting his radio show from the JW Marriott Seoul in Seoul, South Korea. Featured guests from the third hour include: Kurt Achin, Seoul-based correspondent… Read More…

Ask the Locals City Guide: Seoul, South Korea
Asia / Ask the Locals / South & North Korea

Ask the Locals City Guide: Seoul, South Korea

Peter’s radio show is coming to us from the JW Marriott Hotel in Seoul, South Korea. This densely packed metropolis boasts a thriving expatriate community, so we tracked down a… Read More…

Photographer Andy Katz Explores Captivating Korea
Asia / Photography & Photo Galleries / South & North Korea

Photographer Andy Katz Explores Captivating Korea

Andy Katz is a photographer based in California Wine Country whose work has taken him around the globe. While on assignment in South Korea, he spent his spare time exploring… Read More…

Where in the World is Peter Greenberg? Crossing Paths with Jimmy Carter
Airlines & Airports / Asia / South & North Korea

Where in the World is Peter Greenberg? Crossing Paths with Jimmy Carter

It’s been a whirlwind travel week for me, spanning just a few continents. It started in Korea, where we broadcast the radio show from Seoul, which coincided with President Obama’s… Read More…

The Travel Detective’s Report from Seoul, South Korea
South & North Korea / Stories & Personal Journals

The Travel Detective’s Report from Seoul, South Korea

I’m stopping in Seoul en route to do a story in Bangkok, which coincided with Obama’s visit today. I first came here in 1979 and certain things remain, like the… Read More…

Traveling the Demilitarized Zone Between North Korea and South Korea
Asia / South & North Korea

Traveling the Demilitarized Zone Between North Korea and South Korea

Most visitors who travel to South Korea will run through a list of  required tourist attractions: temples, monuments and karaoke bars. But the more curious ones will also add a… Read More…

Tough Travel “Hot” Spots on The Early Show
Asia / CBS News / Middle East / South & North Korea

Tough Travel “Hot” Spots on The Early Show

Are there travel hotspots you think are off-limits? Maybe places like Iraq, Cuba and North Korea come to mind? Guess what? You can travel to all of them. These days,… Read More…

America’s Gypsy: Exploring Koreatown in Los Angeles
Asia / California / Cultural Immersion / Culture / Entertainment / South & North Korea / Stories & Personal Journals / USA

America’s Gypsy: Exploring Koreatown in Los Angeles

America’s Gypsy Ana Berry travels the world within America, finding unusual and often unexpected cultural adventures in America’s diverse communities. Read on for her adventures in L.A.’s Koreatown … Located… Read More…

Suzy Gershman’s Postcard from Seoul, South Korea, Airports, Local Brands and Spas
Asia / Shopping / South & North Korea

Suzy Gershman’s Postcard from Seoul, South Korea, Airports, Local Brands and Spas

Dear Peter, When my dear friend Marie-Bettina confessed that she owes her stunning visage to her plastic surgeon and Korean skin care products, I decided to check out Seoul. I… Read More…

Off the Brochure Travel Guide: Seoul, South Korea
Asia / Cultural Immersion / Culture / Etiquette / Shopping / South & North Korea

Off the Brochure Travel Guide: Seoul, South Korea

With more than 23 million people living in the Seoul area, the Korean capital city proves itself as a thriving and electric megalopolis. Seoul is comprised of several distinct districts,… Read More…

Traveling When Currencies Crash: Silver Lining of a Global Economic Meltdown
Asia / Budget Travel / Money, Currency & Credit / South & North Korea / South America

Traveling When Currencies Crash: Silver Lining of a Global Economic Meltdown

As the American bailout gets underway, Europe stands on the precipice and the world holds its collective breath, it may not seem like the most auspicious time to head out… Read More…