An Insider's Guide to Travel: News, Tips, Information & Inspiration

Articles written by: PeterGreenberg.com

How Millennials are Helping RVs Make a Comeback
Adventure Travel & Sports / Summer / CBS News / National Parks

How Millennials are Helping RVs Make a Comeback

Camping has historically been a great barometer for the American economy. Low unemployment leads to discretionary spending for things like camping. Kampgrounds of America (KOA) reports sales for camping are… Read More…

Ask A Concierge: The Last of LA’s Great Bookstores
Ask A Concierge / California

Ask A Concierge: The Last of LA’s Great Bookstores

Bookstores are a dying breed within the U.S., and it is no different in Los Angeles. Even though it is getting harder to find a local shop where you can… Read More…

Not Just Another Day at the Office
The Travel Detective® Blog

Not Just Another Day at the Office

Not just another day at the office. Checking out the new propulsion technology with Mercury Marine President John Pfeifer on the Hudson River. Traveling 60 knots with four engines on… Read More…

Unique Luxe Lavs in New Hotels Around the World
Luxe Lavs

Unique Luxe Lavs in New Hotels Around the World

If new hotels are any indication that travel is alive and well, then we are on a healthy path. These four new hotels found by our Luxe Lavs contributor Angela… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Ultra Long-Haul Flights Around the World
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: New Ultra Long-Haul Flights Around the World

We’re all familiar with long-haul flights. But new generation aircraft are now making it possible to have extreme long-haul flights. One of the longest is Dubai to Auckland, at nearly… Read More…

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana & Carnival Paradise—August 5, 2017
Radio Show

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana & Carnival Paradise—August 5, 2017

This week, the Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio Show broadcasts from the Carnival Paradise enroute to Havana—and then the show continues from the new Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana. Joining… Read More…

Travel Tip: Airlines Explore Biometric Programs & Facial Recognition
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports / Apps & Technology

Travel Tip: Airlines Explore Biometric Programs & Facial Recognition

When we travel, we bring our ID, our passport, our ticket receipt and itinerary, and our boarding pass. But soon, we’ll be able to ditch that boarding pass in favor… Read More…

Image Credit: Alessandra Taryn
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: Why You Should Use the Airport Bathroom Before Your Flight

What I’m about to tell you is plain and simple advice when it comes to your next plane flight. It’s not just a good idea—but perhaps an essential one. Visit… Read More…

Image Credit: Alessandra Taryn
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: Deals On International Plane Tickets Continue to Soar

It’s been nothing short of an explosion in flights this summer. This increase is not by U.S. airlines, but by foreign low-cost carriers running long-haul flights from their countries to… Read More…

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Tampa Bay, Florida—July 29, 2017
Radio Show

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Tampa Bay, Florida—July 29, 2017

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from the Epicurean Hotel in Tampa Bay, Florida. Tampa, Florida’s third largest city, is a great mix of historic architecture and modern cultural landmarks…. Read More…

6 New Hotel Spas With Unique Treatments & Amenities
Luxe Lodgings / Spa Travel

6 New Hotel Spas With Unique Treatments & Amenities

In the world of travel, first impressions matter. When it comes to the intimate environment of a hotel spa, tangibles like the design and décor can be impressive, but the… Read More…

Travel Tip: United Creates New Plan to Handle Overbooked Flights
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: United Creates New Plan to Handle Overbooked Flights

We all know the perils of overbooking and the controversy about giving up our seats, thanks to the United incident in Chicago. Now United is rolling out something called flex… Read More…

Travel Tip: One Thing to Consider Before Taking a Family Vacation
Travel Tips / Family/Kids Travel

Travel Tip: One Thing to Consider Before Taking a Family Vacation

Thinking of taking a family vacation? Before you all jump in the car or take that flight, consider this. A new research study reveals a somewhat shocking statistic. Children were… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Car Travel / USA

Travel Tip: The Best & Worst Cities for Drivers in the United States

Gas prices are dropping to their lowest point in 12 years. But that doesn’t mean the traffic is getting any better. It’s estimated Americans lose $124 billion annually in wasted… Read More…

Ask A Concierge: Tips for Your First Time in Prague
Ask A Concierge / Europe

Ask A Concierge: Tips for Your First Time in Prague

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is a haven for history lovers, especially for those who love medieval buildings, monuments, and the like. Often referred to as the “Golden… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Technology You Can Use While You’re Traveling
Travel Tips / Apps & Technology

Travel Tip: New Technology You Can Use While You’re Traveling

In a world of ever-growing, fast-moving technology, new gadgets and applications for travelers are booming. Some are welcome, while others are actually quite alarming in real world scenarios. Let’s start… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Worldwide Perceptions Could Impact Travel to the U.S.
Travel News / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: How Worldwide Perceptions Could Impact Travel to the U.S.

The words “travel ban” can have a chilling effect on tourism that goes way beyond any affected country on the list. The economic impact can be substantial whenever there’s a… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Clean is the Air On Board Airplanes?
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports / Health & Fitness

Travel Tip: How Clean is the Air On Board Airplanes?

For years, whenever I traveled overseas, I was always advised to never drink the water. I was also warned about the quality of the air in airplane cabins. It’s one… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Best & Worst International Airports in the World
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: The Best & Worst International Airports in the World

It’s time to celebrate the best and worst airports around the world. In the latest research study by AirHelp, only one U.S. airport made the top ten best list—Cincinnati. One… Read More…