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6 Offbeat Destinations to See This Summer
CBS News / Destinations

6 Offbeat Destinations to See This Summer

Today Peter Greenberg went on CBS Saturday Morning and discussed how many popular destinations can be crowded and often overpriced. But for every popular spot, there’s a a great offbeat… Read More…

Travel Tip: Birdwatching Trails in America
National Parks / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Birdwatching Trails in America

At least 30 states have birdwatching trails, and you don’t necessarily have to be a birdwatching enthusiast to get something out of it. Today, birding is ranked 15 on a… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Sea Turtles on Hainan Island
China / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Sea Turtles on Hainan Island

Hainan Island is the southernmost province of the People’s Republic of China, and is located in the South China Sea. It is positioned close to Vietnam, and is home to… Read More…

The Hidden History of Catalina Island
California / Destinations

The Hidden History of Catalina Island

Depending on where you’re coming from, Santa Catalina Island is about 22 miles off the coast of Los Angeles. This 22-mile-long island has a rich history, which includes playing host… 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…

Tracking Guayusa Tea in Ecuador’s Jungles
South America

Tracking Guayusa Tea in Ecuador’s Jungles

About a year ago, I lost my taste for coffee and started drinking tea. So, I was intrigued when I learned about a particular leaf called ilex guayusa, which is… Read More…

Family Friendly Safari Camps in Zambia & Zimbabwe
Africa / Family/Kids Travel / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

Family Friendly Safari Camps in Zambia & Zimbabwe

An African safari is a bucket-list experience for many, but it’s not as hard to achieve as you might think. Some safaris can be geared toward adults, but there are… Read More…

Etihad Airways: Beds, Baths & Butlers in the Sky
Airlines & Airports / Middle East

Etihad Airways: Beds, Baths & Butlers in the Sky

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recently revealed the newest feature on its double-decker Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner: three-room suites complete with your own… Read More…

Mexican Foodie Favorites for Cinco de Mayo
Culinary Travel / Mexico & Central America

Mexican Foodie Favorites for Cinco de Mayo

Mexican forces defeated the French 152 years ago at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. In honor of this significant victory, Cinco de Mayo has become a much-celebrated… 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…