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Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015
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Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015

We’ve officially entered a new year, with new horizons to explore. You can watch my report below for CBS News about hot destinations for 2015. Keep reading to learn more… Read More…

What Does AirAsia Flight 8501 Mean for Travel Safety?
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What Does AirAsia Flight 8501 Mean for Travel Safety?

After mysteriously disappearing from air traffic control radar on Sunday morning, wreckage and some bodies from AirAsia Flight 8501 were discovered off the coast of Indonesia on Tuesday morning. The beginning of the debris field… Read More…

After MH370, How Could AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Disappear?
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After MH370, How Could AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Disappear?

On Sunday morning, an AirAsia A320-200 took off from Surabaya International Airport in Indonesia at 5:35 a.m. for Singapore. There were 155 passengers and seven crew members on board. At… Read More…

How Frequent Flyer Miles Programs Will Change in 2015
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How Frequent Flyer Miles Programs Will Change in 2015

When the frequent flyer mile program started back in 1981, it was considered one of the most ingenious marketing inventions of the twentieth century. It was, in fact, brilliant—everyone wanted to… Read More…

After Policy Shift, Can U.S. Citizens Travel to Cuba?
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After Policy Shift, Can U.S. Citizens Travel to Cuba?

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States will renew diplomatic ties with the island nation of Cuba. The long-standing travel ban has not yet been lifted for… Read More…

Go Green in 2015: Sustainable Travel Destinations
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Go Green in 2015: Sustainable Travel Destinations

Being “green” is more than just complying with local municipal codes; it’s about going above and beyond the call of duty to make a difference. Watch Peter Greenberg’s report for… Read More…

How One New Scam Targets Grandparents
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How One New Scam Targets Grandparents

We’ve all come across scams at one point or another. But now some scammers are targeting a specific group of people: grandparents. Unfortunately, senior citizens are a common target, and… Read More…

Thanksgiving 2014: Travel Deals & Turkey Dinners
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Thanksgiving 2014: Travel Deals & Turkey Dinners

If you still haven’t made Thanksgiving 2014 travel plans—or, for that matter, Thanksgiving dinner plans—it’s not too late. There are actually great Thanksgiving deals everywhere these days, if you know… Read More…

What Do Passengers Hate Most About Airlines?
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What Do Passengers Hate Most About Airlines?

As frequent—or even infrequent—flyers, there are often things that can get on our nerves. But is there anything you flat-out HATE about airlines? This summer, Spirit Airlines conducted a survey… Read More…

Despite Rising Airfares, You Can Still Save on Thanksgiving Travel
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Despite Rising Airfares, You Can Still Save on Thanksgiving Travel

Today, I went on CBS This Morning to talk about holiday travel—and what you need to do to get the best airfare rates. Let’s start with the bad news. Airfares for holiday… Read More…

From Firefighter to Flight Attendant: JetBlue Hires First Responders
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From Firefighter to Flight Attendant: JetBlue Hires First Responders

For more than a decade, airlines have been hiring first responders to work as part of their flight crews. But one airline has been focusing on a particular group of… Read More…