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Europe

Voluntourism Spotlight: Dance to Help Alzheimer’s Patients in Berlin
Germany & the Netherlands / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Dance to Help Alzheimer’s Patients in Berlin

It’s no secret that Berlin is one of Europe’s hottest cities, and certainly most eccentric. An affordable cost of living attracts creative types from all corners of the globe, so… Read More…

The Insider’s Travel Guide to Malta
Europe

The Insider’s Travel Guide to Malta

The Mediterranean Sea is known for islands such as Corsica, Santorini, and Cyprus. But are you familiar with Malta? This former naval base has a lot of history, and Peter… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Archaeological Digs in Lyon
Europe / France & Belgium / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Archaeological Digs in Lyon

 This week’s Voluntourism Spotlight focuses on archaeological digs and restoration programs in the city of Lyon, France. Check out the program below and remember to tune in to Peter Greenberg… Read More…

Catacombs & Ghosts: The Dark Side of Paris
France & Belgium

Catacombs & Ghosts: The Dark Side of Paris

You can make the claim that supernatural activity is everywhere, but what makes a place truly haunted? It’s about the belief, the mystery, and the culture around the myth. But… Read More…

Best Places to See Blooming Spring Flowers in The Netherlands
Germany & the Netherlands

Best Places to See Blooming Spring Flowers in The Netherlands

About 800,000 visitors make the annual pilgrimage to the Netherlands’ most famous display of tulips and other bulb flowers at Keukenhof Gardens, where 7 million bulbs explode with color over… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Cultural Immersion in Paris
France & Belgium / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Cultural Immersion in Paris

Language barriers can make any traveler feel out of place in a foreign country. Volunteering is one way to get the most out of learning the language of any country…. Read More…

A Global Editor’s Top Paris Restaurants
Culinary Travel / France & Belgium / Restaurants

A Global Editor’s Top Paris Restaurants

Paris is a city known for its history, artistic icons and, of course, its food. But finding the perfect Parisian restaurant can be a challenge. With so much to do in… Read More…

Danger in Sochi? Putting the US State Department Alert in Context
Europe / Travel News

Danger in Sochi? Putting the US State Department Alert in Context

The Sochi 2014 Olympic Games is stirring worldwide controversy–both officially and unofficially–due to threats of terrorism over the Games, overspending, and a recently enacted Russian law banning public displays of… Read More…

A Local’s Guide to Milan
Europe / Italy & Greece

A Local’s Guide to Milan

New York Fashion Week is drawing to a close just as Milan Fashion Week is gearing up. But you don’t have to be fashionista to get the most out of… Read More…

How Berlin Has Changed Since 1961
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Germany & the Netherlands / Personal Travel Journals

How Berlin Has Changed Since 1961

When you travel back to a city you call home, often see it with fresh eyes. This happened to Alexandra (Sandy) Gleysteen, the senior producer for CBS This Morning. The… Read More…

Radio Guest List-Royal Princess Cruise-August 17, 2013
British Isles / Guest List / Radio Show

Radio Guest List-Royal Princess Cruise-August 17, 2013

The Royal Princess is the newest member of the Princess Cruises fleet, just recently christened by Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge. Broadcasting from the cruise ship in Southampton, Peter… Read More…