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Discovering Iceland: Myth vs. Reality
Culture / Destinations / Europe / Scandinavia & the Baltics

Discovering Iceland: Myth vs. Reality

If you watch Game of Thrones, you’re probably familiar with Iceland as the dramatic landscape for the scenes shot behind the wall. Iceland has long been surrounded by myth. Is… Read More…

The Cruise Industry Post Oslo Attacks and Carnival’s Magic Rescue
Cruise Travel / Europe / Italy & Greece / Scandinavia & the Baltics / Travel News

The Cruise Industry Post Oslo Attacks and Carnival’s Magic Rescue

From the Olso attacks to a creative rescue in the Mediterranean, the cruise industry is in the headlines this news cycle. Peter spoke with CruiseCritic.com‘s Carolyn Spencer Brown about the… Read More…

Volcano Causes Havoc for Travelers, Stunning Sunsets
British Isles / Europe / Natural Disasters / Plane Crashes / Scandinavia & the Baltics

Volcano Causes Havoc for Travelers, Stunning Sunsets

An erupting Icelandic volcano grounded thousands of passengers across northern Europe Thursday, as countries shut down airspace and airports threatened by huge clouds of volcanic ash. The aviation shutdown was… Read More…

February 28 – Thon Hotel Opera – Oslo, Norway
Europe / Scandinavia & the Baltics

February 28 – Thon Hotel Opera – Oslo, Norway

Nearby forests and hiking trails aren’t typically characteristic of a sprawling urban city, but Oslo, Norway’s capital and largest city, holds a surprising abundance of diversity from its landscape to… Read More…

Online Radio Show Broadcasting from Oslo, Norway
Europe / Scandinavia & the Baltics

Online Radio Show Broadcasting from Oslo, Norway

Tune into Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio this weekend to hear Peter talking travel from the Thon Hotel Opera next to the stunning Oslo Opera House. Have a burning travel question… Read More…