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Travel Hotspots for 2013: A CBS This Morning Report
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Travel Hotspots for 2013: A CBS This Morning Report

Daydreaming of your next vacation? Tracking airfares all the way into next summer? Check out Peter Greenberg’s report on CBS Saturday Morning where he shares his top destination picks for… Read More…

Surviving a Tri-Generational Trip to Ireland
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Surviving a Tri-Generational Trip to Ireland

Traveling with anyone can be challenging, whether it’s a partner or your family. Only if it doesn’t work out, you can’t exactly break up with your family when you return… Read More…

Slideshow: The 2012 London Paralympics
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Slideshow: The 2012 London Paralympics

Think London is out of the spotlight for the rest of the year? Guess again. Once the Olympics ended, the city geared up to host the Paralympics. And once again… Read More…

London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Seat Fillers, Sustainable Stadiums & Patriotic Tributes
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London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Seat Fillers, Sustainable Stadiums & Patriotic Tributes

One of our favorite parts about the London Games has been getting the scoop from the stands. Our correspondent Phil Wallace made to six events in six days in London. … Read More…

London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Olympic Park Crowds, Bad Food & Questionable Stadium Quality
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London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Olympic Park Crowds, Bad Food & Questionable Stadium Quality

Corespondent Phil Wallace is on the ground at the Games reporting back with a few unexpected finds. It’s not just about the events but also the experience. See how the… Read More…

The London Buyer’s Market During & After the Games: A CBS This Morning Report
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The London Buyer’s Market During & After the Games: A CBS This Morning Report

Two weeks before the London Games, Peter wrote in his Travel Detective Blog that, for London, ” the massive building and price gouging is misguided.” One week into the Games,… Read More…

London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Finding Unsold Tickets & Unsung Events
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London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Finding Unsold Tickets & Unsung Events

The Olympics are in full swing. Now that the fireworks of the Opening Ceremony have come and gone, has London’s overall plan come together? Correspondent Phil Wallace is on the… Read More…

The Real Downton Abbey: An Interview with Lady of Carnarvon
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The Real Downton Abbey: An Interview with Lady of Carnarvon

Yes, the Olympics are going on right now, but don’t limit your London experience to the Games. Recently, we showed you real-life travel opportunities inspired by Downton Abbey, now Travel… Read More…

Video Travel Tip: What to Know Before You Go, London 2012
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Video Travel Tip: What to Know Before You Go, London 2012

Opening ceremonies for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games are just about 24 hours away, but there are a few things to keep in mind whether you’re heading to London for… Read More…

Ask Peter: London Fares After the Olympics & Driving Overseas
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Ask Peter: London Fares After the Olympics & Driving Overseas

Overseas travel is only getting more complicated following the London Olympics. With huge shifts in price and ever-changing rates, find out the Olympics’ impact on European travel as well as… Read More…

Travel Detective Blog: Olympic Myths and How Travelers Can Benefit
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Travel Detective Blog: Olympic Myths and How Travelers Can Benefit

The Olympics Games are less than 10 days away, but according to the Travel Detective London stands to lose more than it will gain. Find out why in his latest… Read More…