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Daily Deal: Ski and Stay in Lake Tahoe
California / Daily Deals / Destinations / Travel Deals

Daily Deal: Ski and Stay in Lake Tahoe

Spanning 74 acres on Lake Tahoe’s west shore, Granlibakken Conference Center & Lodge has ski-and-stay packages with rates starting from $145 per night.  Nearby resorts include  Squaw Valley USA, Northstar California and… Read More…

Sightseeing in Silicon Valley: Go Beyond San Francisco
Adventure Travel & Sports / California / Culinary Travel / Culture / Destinations / USA

Sightseeing in Silicon Valley: Go Beyond San Francisco

The tech community is at CES, so there is no better time to explore Silcone Valley without the crowds. In honor of Huell Howser and his love of the Golden… Read More…

Daily Deal: Stay Longer, Save More This Winter
California / Daily Deals / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Deals

Daily Deal: Stay Longer, Save More This Winter

Hotel Solamar in San Diego’s Gaslamp district has a winter package that saves you more the longer you stay. Rates start from $132 a night. Book one night and get… Read More…

Daily Deal: 30 Percent Off Laguna Beach Break
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Daily Deal: 30 Percent Off Laguna Beach Break

Want a beach break? How about a beach weekend upgraded with local art and food? In Southern California,  the Inn at Laguna Beach Inn has a “Flavors of Laguna: Palette… Read More…

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg
California / Culinary Travel / Destinations / Radio Show

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg

Not sure how to navigate California wine country on your own? Follow Peter in his latest podcast, Travel Today with Peter Greennberg, as he talks Sonoma County travel with a… Read More…

Ask the Locals: Sonoma County
California / Culinary Travel / Cultural Immersion / Culture / Destinations / Restaurants / Travel News

Ask the Locals: Sonoma County

TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards chose Sonoma County, California as the top wine destination in the U.S. But don’t just follow the crowds into the wine-tasting rooms.  Keep reading to hear what… Read More…

Signature Dishes: Apple Risotto from Chef Tom Schmidt
California / Culinary Travel / Radio Show / Signature Dishes

Signature Dishes: Apple Risotto from Chef Tom Schmidt

Seasonal and local is what it’s all about in Sonoma County cuisine. This morning on Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio, Peter sat down with the locals to find out what’s happening… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Improve California’s Water with the Earthwatch Institute
California / Eco Travel / Voluntourism / Women's Travel

Voluntourism Spotlight: Improve California’s Water with the Earthwatch Institute

You’ve spent the summer out on the beach and in the water, so with fall approaching it’s time to think about giving back to our coastline and waterways. We’ve already… Read More…

Travel Deals: Pre-September Savings
Beach Vacations / Budget Travel / California / Caribbean / Destinations / Travel Deals

Travel Deals: Pre-September Savings

Who wants summer to end? From now through the end of September, summer travelers have their run of perks and promotions including flash sales, half off specials, food and wine… Read More…

Spotlight: The Million Dollar Mission in San Francisco
California / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel News / USA / Voluntourism

Spotlight: The Million Dollar Mission in San Francisco

We’re nearing the end of July and it’s also the end of the San Francisco Hotel Council’s Million Dollar Mission. Peter sat down with Tom Klein Regional Manager for Fairmont… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Catalina Island Conservancy
California / Eco Travel / USA / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Catalina Island Conservancy

This week’s Voluntourism Spotlight is just 22 miles outside of Los Angeles, but don’t expect to be stuck in gridlock. Instead, we’re showcasing an island with no cars and some… Read More…