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Travel Tip: Resources You Can Use While Traveling Solo
Apps & Technology / Solo Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Resources You Can Use While Traveling Solo

If you’re traveling solo, you’re not traveling alone. Single voyagers are one of the fastest growing segments in the travel industry—and one of the most neglected. But now there are… Read More…

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Cold & Flu Season / Health & Fitness / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Many People are Traveling Sick?

We’re in the middle of cold and flu season, which begs the inevitable question: how many of you are traveling sick? A recent survey indicates the answer: a lot. The… Read More…

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New Year's Eve / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Best & Worst Places for New Year’s Eve 2016

New Year’s Eve is just a few days away. Before you celebrate, consider this survey done by finance website Wallet Hub. Its analysts took a look at the best and worst… Read More…

Peter Greenberg’s Insider Holiday Travel Tips
Airlines & Airports / CBS News / Christmas

Peter Greenberg’s Insider Holiday Travel Tips

The holiday season is upon us, and that means many Americans will be traveling to visit their loved ones. This year, AAA predicts more than 100 million people will travel—90… Read More…

Watch Peter Greenberg on the Perry Como Show
Christmas / The Travel Detective® Blog

Watch Peter Greenberg on the Perry Como Show

It’s a video that’s been lost for decades…most people don’t know that I was a regular on The Perry Como Show for six years, from the age of eight until… Read More…

Bookstore Owners Share Their 10 Top Travel Books
Christmas / Hanukkah / Travel Books

Bookstore Owners Share Their 10 Top Travel Books

Travelers are easy to shop for. Give them pens and parchment, paper maps, antique globes, or our favorite, a great travel book. The only thing better than unwrapping a gift… Read More…

Fiestas de Navidad: Celebrating Christmas in Mexico
Christmas / Mexico & Central America

Fiestas de Navidad: Celebrating Christmas in Mexico

Thinking of traveling for the holidays this year? It’s a great way to discover the culture, customs, and traditions of another country. While many associate Christmas with snow, mistletoe, and… Read More…

Luxe Lavs: Celebrating the Holidays in New York City
Christmas / Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: Celebrating the Holidays in New York City

Thinking of celebrating the holidays in New York City? You can check out the Christmas Tree in Rockefeller Center, ice skating rinks, Radio City’s Christmas Spectacular, creative holiday window displays,… Read More…

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Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Banned Foods? What You Can’t Eat in the U.S.

If you’re a traveler and an adventurous eater on the road, be aware that many of the things you might like to eat overseas, you can’t eat here in the… Read More…

14 Travel Gifts Under $100 for Parents
Christmas / Hanukkah / Travel Gear / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

14 Travel Gifts Under $100 for Parents

The holidays are just around the corner, and if you’re not sure what to get a traveling parent, you may be in luck. Family travel writer Kerri Zane examined 14… Read More…

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Family/Kids Travel / Museums / USA

The Good Dinosaur Travels: Where to Dig a Little Deeper Into Discovery

If you’ve got children, chances are reasonably good you’ve got a few dinosaur fans. That’s been helped in no small part by movies such as Jurassic World, Jurassic Park, and… Read More…