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Beyond Manhattan: Rediscovering the Neighborhoods of Queens
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Beyond Manhattan: Rediscovering the Neighborhoods of Queens

When it comes to New York boroughs, they say that Brooklyn is the new Manhattan. Does this mean the pecking order — at least in perception — has changed? Does… Read More…

New Haven: There’s More to This College Town Than Yale
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New Haven: There’s More to This College Town Than Yale

Across the country, it’s back-to-school season and that also means back to college. You might think that campus greens are the main draw of well-known college towns, but from Cambridge… Read More…

Slideshow: The Best Places for Boating
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Slideshow: The Best Places for Boating

Summer’s here and if you’re anything like Peter, that means it’s time to get on the water. For Peter, any time that he can get out on the water he… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: The DOT’s New York Summer Streets
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Voluntourism Spotlight: The DOT’s New York Summer Streets

New York is notorious for its summer heat, but did you know that every August the streets are yours? In fact, for three Sundays in a row they are officially… Read More…

Mystic Aquarium Kicks off Titanic Tribute 100 Years Later
Culture / Museums / Northeast / Travel News

Mystic Aquarium Kicks off Titanic Tribute 100 Years Later

100 years ago today the Titanic sank. You might have missed out on some of the commemorative events, but a few exciting museums and exhibits are just opening. Michelle da… Read More…

Peter Greenberg’s Top 8 Destinations for 2012
Asia / Destinations / Europe / Northeast / Travel News / Travel Tools / USA / West

Peter Greenberg’s Top 8 Destinations for 2012

It’s the start of the year so tourism officials around the world are pushing hard to become the next big destination. Don’t be swayed by glossy brochures and snazzy websites…. Read More…

Travel Deals: Skiing, Snowboarding & More
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Travel Deals: Skiing, Snowboarding & More

Snow is on the ground at ski resorts across the country. And it’s not just about skiing or snowboarding. There’s snowshoeing, dog sledding, snow kite-boarding and more. Check out these… Read More…

Travel Tip: Bog Tours
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Travel Tip: Bog Tours

You’ve heard about fall foliage tours, but what about touring a bog in the fall. What’s cool about bogs is that the land is acidic and nutrient poor, so the… Read More…

After 7-Hour Tarmac Delay, Who is to Blame?: A CBS Early Show Report
Airlines & Airports / CBS News / Natural Disasters / Northeast / Travel News / Travel Safety

After 7-Hour Tarmac Delay, Who is to Blame?: A CBS Early Show Report

This past Saturday was one of the largest violations of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Passenger Bill of Rights. Due to a massive and unexpected snowstorm, JetBlue Flight 504… Read More…

Fall Travel Ideas and New Shoulder Season Bargains
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Fall Travel Ideas and New Shoulder Season Bargains

We all know fall is shoulder season in the travel industry, but just what does that mean? Think empty plane seats and hotel deals at select locations in the U.S…. Read More…

False Terror Threats Abound on the 10-Year 9/11 Anniversary
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False Terror Threats Abound on the 10-Year 9/11 Anniversary

With New York and Washington, D.C on a heightened terror alert for the 10-year anniversary of 9/11, army fighter jets, the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), the Transportation Security Administration… Read More…