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Wheelchair Accessible San Antonio: The River Walk & Beyond
Accessible Travel / Hotels & Accommodations / West

Wheelchair Accessible San Antonio: The River Walk & Beyond

Historic cities often pose unique challenges for accessible travel. Our accessible experts Barbara and Jim Twardowski travel to San Antonio to navigate the Alamo and beyond with Barbara’s electric wheelchair… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Tauck in Yellowstone & Grand Teton
Eco Travel / Family/Kids Travel / National Parks / Travel News / Voluntourism / West

Voluntourism Spotlight: Tauck in Yellowstone & Grand Teton

In this week’s Voluntourism Spotlight, we learn more about Tauck’s Guest Volunteer programs in Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Park. Find out why Tauck has been honored with the Preserve… Read More…

Skip the Slopes: What to Do If You Don’t Ski In Colorado
Adventure Travel & Sports / Professional Sports / Travel News / Travel Tools / USA / West / Winter Sports

Skip the Slopes: What to Do If You Don’t Ski In Colorado

Skiing in Colorado may be the the main attraction, but it’s not the only thing to do. If you’re looking for a new way to enjoy adventure in the high,… Read More…

Slideshow: A Foodie’s Tour Through Spokane, Washington
Culinary Travel / Culture / Destinations / Restaurants / Romantic Travel / Travel News / USA / West

Slideshow: A Foodie’s Tour Through Spokane, Washington

Is “farm to table” a buzzword or a way of life? Foodie adventurer David Latt, explores Spokane, Washington and ventures into Northern Idaho to see how this part of the… 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
Adventure Travel & Sports / Budget Travel / Northeast / Travel Deals / Travel News / USA / West / Winter Sports

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…

A Local’s Guide to Fishing and Hunting
Adventure Travel & Sports / Like a Local / Videos / West

A Local’s Guide to Fishing and Hunting

Central Oregon is a playground for lovers of the great outdoors. This high desert region is positioned next to the Cascade Mountains and has more than 150 rivers and lakes…. Read More…

Car-Free Ways to Explore Santa Fe, New Mexico
Eco Travel / Health & Fitness / Hiking & Biking / Hotels & Accommodations / Luxury Travel / Travel News / Travel Tools / West

Car-Free Ways to Explore Santa Fe, New Mexico

As fall cools the Southwest, now is the time to consider leaving your car behind and setting out on a walking, biking or even a completely car-free vacation. Jamie Stringfellow,… Read More…

Fatal Air Race Crash Raises Questions of Pilot’s Bravado and Event Safety
Airlines & Airports / Plane Crashes / Travel News / Travel Safety / West

Fatal Air Race Crash Raises Questions of Pilot’s Bravado and Event Safety

A crash over the weekend at a Reno, Nevada, air race has left organizers and officials questioning if a pilot’s bravado is to blame and if air shows are as… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hotel Packages for Art Lovers
Culture / Hotels & Accommodations / Luxury Travel / Midwest / Museums / South / Specialized Travel / Travel Tips / Travel Tools / USA / West

Travel Tip: Hotel Packages for Art Lovers

Most hotels help their guests score reservations at hot restaurants or tickets to shows or events, but can they offer after-hours museum access? Art lovers tours are the latest must-have… Read More…

Travel Tip: U.S. Bike Sharing Programs
Adventure Travel & Sports / Health & Fitness / Midwest / Northeast / Travel Tips / Travel Tools / USA / West

Travel Tip: U.S. Bike Sharing Programs

Bike sharing programs are no longer just a European phenomenon. They’re popping up in cities around the United States. In Denver, B-Cycle has 500 bikes you can rent from 50… Read More…

Travel Deals: Fall Foliage and September Senior Discounts
Travel Deals / USA / West

Travel Deals: Fall Foliage and September Senior Discounts

With fall around the corner, this could be a great opportunity to soak in the fall foliage as it begins to transform colors in states like Colorado and Texas. Whether you’re… Read More…

Credit: Michael Hancock
Ask the Locals / Destinations / Travel News / West

Denver: Through the Mayor’s Eyes

Michael Hancock, the mayor of Denver, joins Peter to offer his insights on the city, its best features and how it’s changed since he was growing up there…. Peter Greenberg:… Read More…

Travel Tip: Family-Friendly Fossil Digs
Family/Kids Travel / Museums / Specialized Travel / Travel Tips / West

Travel Tip: Family-Friendly Fossil Digs

Dinosaur digs aren’t just for students or professionals. In fact, there are actually hands-on programs around the country where families can set out to hunt for ancient fossils. U-Dig Fossils… Read More…

Full Show – Aug. 27, 2011 – Ritz-Carlton Denver, Colorado
Radio Show / USA / West

Full Show – Aug. 27, 2011 – Ritz-Carlton Denver, Colorado

If you didn’t get the chance to tune into Peter’s radio show this weekend, we have the podcast of the whole show right here on PeterGreenberg.com. The latest broadcast of… Read More…

Downtown Denver - Evening - Colorado Capitol - photo credit: Ritz-Carlton Denver
Destinations / Radio Show / USA / West

Radio Guests – Ritz-Carlton, Denver, Colorado – Aug. 27, 2011

We all know off-season travel means deals, but what about added travel hassles? With seasonal locations, weather is always a concern. Los Angeles Times travel editor Catherine Hamm joins Peter… Read More…

Robin Leach On The Las Vegas Tourism Recovery
Destinations / Luxury Travel / Travel News / USA / West

Robin Leach On The Las Vegas Tourism Recovery

Is Las Vegas a place of champagne kisses and caviar dreams? Robin Leach, former host of the iconic Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, joins Peter to share why he… Read More…

Radio Guests – Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas – Aug. 13, 2011
Radio Show / USA / West

Radio Guests – Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas – Aug. 13, 2011

Is it safe to travel to London and the United Kingdom? How will the riots affect end-of-summer travel? Peter and Virtuoso CEO Matthew Upchurch discuss the impact of recent unrest… Read More…