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Archive for September, 2012

American Airlines vs. The Pilots: What’s Really Going On
Travel News / Airlines & Airports

American Airlines vs. The Pilots: What’s Really Going On

As this past week drew to a close, the labor dispute between the Allied Pilot Association, the union that represents 10,000 American Airline pilots, and American Airlines intensified. Going into… Read More…

8 Family-Friendly Adventures in Southwest France
Travel News / Culinary Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Culture / Europe / France & Belgium

8 Family-Friendly Adventures in Southwest France

We all know Europe becomes more reasonable in the fall and winter and the same is true for family travel. Family travel writer Elizabeth Thorp takes the whole brood to… Read More…

Signature Dish: Lobster Roll & Dipping Sauce from Chef Scott Mickelson
Travel News / Culinary Travel / Signature Dishes

Signature Dish: Lobster Roll & Dipping Sauce from Chef Scott Mickelson

On air this morning on Peter Greenberg Worldwide, Chef Scott Mickelson showcased one of his signature dishes at Paragon. Come back each Saturday for a different signature dish from the… Read More…

Daily Deal: Thanksgiving in New York City
Budget Travel / Travel Deals / Daily Deals

Daily Deal: Thanksgiving in New York City

Thanksgiving in New York City is iconic and now Dream Downtown hotel is making it a little more affordable. Their “Make the Pilgrimage” package covers the whole experience. The deal… Read More…

Icarus Award: F Is for Failure
Travel News / Airlines & Airports / Icarus Award

Icarus Award: F Is for Failure

A number of TSA agents, baggage handlers and flight attendants throughout the country are getting a failing grade this week. Yes, on a whole, airport and airline crew are hardworking… Read More…

Credit David Prasad
Travel Tips / Travel Safety

Travel Tip: Solution-Based Travel Security

Americans have to keep asking the same question: Are we any safer today than we were pre 9/11? Most recently, the TSA has rejected four types of devices that would… Read More…

Radio Guest List– Foxwoods Resort Casino–September 29, 2012
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Radio Guest List– Foxwoods Resort Casino–September 29, 2012

This weekend, Peter is broadcasting from Foxwoods Resort Casino in the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. Tune in for some interesting facts from state’s lesser-known history. Plus, we’ve got the latest… Read More…

Travel Deals: Ski Savings Plus Fall Foliage & Mayan Specials
Travel Deals

Travel Deals: Ski Savings Plus Fall Foliage & Mayan Specials

You might not be online in time to catch our Daily Deals every night, which is why we’re rounding up the week’s best offers into one large travel deals column…. Read More…

Travel Contest: Fall Drive Winners
Travel Contest

Travel Contest: Fall Drive Winners

We had a great time celebrating fall travel and seasonal drives with our Hertz Gold Plus Rewards contest. From coast to coast, you told us about some amazing routes to… Read More…

When to Book Christmas 2012 Flights: A CBS This Morning Report
Travel Tools / CBS News / Christmas

When to Book Christmas 2012 Flights: A CBS This Morning Report

October isn’t here yet, but it is not to early to plan your Christmas 2012 travel. Airline consolidation means that there are fewer flights and fuller planes, so you have… Read More…

Travel Tip: Art Anniversaries
Travel Tips / Culture / Museums

Travel Tip: Art Anniversaries

With so many museums out there, it’s hard to know where to start. So why not pick a couple of special occasions and go from there? This year marks the… Read More…

Rest in Peace Andy Williams
Travel News

Rest in Peace Andy Williams

Singer Andy Williams passed away today at 84. Peter’s relationship with him was a friend and fan. Find out more in his personal tribute. I was so saddened to learn… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Connecticut Food Bank
Travel News / Voluntourism / Northeast / USA

Voluntourism Spotlight: Connecticut Food Bank

A volunteer vacation doesn’t have to be exotic; sometimes it can simply mean giving back a few hours and making a difference in your own country. This weekend, Peter Greenberg… Read More…

5 Secrets to Successful Solo Travel: A CBS This Morning Report
Cruise Travel / Travel Safety / Videos / Solo Travel / CBS News

5 Secrets to Successful Solo Travel: A CBS This Morning Report

The travel industry may seem like it’s designed for couples and families, but solo travel is growing. In fact, as of 2009, solo travelers represent 11 percent of all U.S…. Read More…

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg
Radio Show

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg

The new episode of Travel Today with Peter Greenberg is now available for download. Click here to download the podcast.  Travel Today is a streamlined podcast of all the travel news you… Read More…

Travel Tip: Free vs. Paid Wi-Fi
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Free vs. Paid Wi-Fi

Quick, what’s the most important thing for you when it comes to a hotel room? If you said wireless Internet, you’re not alone. A new study from the Global Business… Read More…

Ask Peter: Egypt Travel Safety, Finding a Good Airfare & More
Travel News / Travel Safety / Ask Peter / Middle East

Ask Peter: Egypt Travel Safety, Finding a Good Airfare & More

It’s Travel Tuesday, and we have a new “Ask Peter” column for you. With growing questions about Middle East travel safety and issues of airline consolidation raising airfares, the recent… Read More…

Experience Nantucket Like a Native: 6 Off-Season Finds
Travel News / Cultural Immersion / Northeast / Restaurants / USA

Experience Nantucket Like a Native: 6 Off-Season Finds

September is truly the magic month for travel. For Peter, the magic is on Fire Island once the crowd leaves and the island reverts to what he remembers as a… Read More…

Daily Deal: Culinary Weekend in Baja, Mexico
Budget Travel / Travel Deals / Culinary Travel / Cooking classes / Daily Deals

Daily Deal: Culinary Weekend in Baja, Mexico

Instead of just waiting in line to dine at a celebrity restaurant, today’s daily travel deal goes even farther and lets you spend the weekend with three acclaimed chefs. Rancho… Read More…