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

Articles written by: PeterGreenberg.com

The Travel Detective: What You Can and Can Not Bring Back to the U.S.
The Travel Detective

The Travel Detective: What You Can and Can Not Bring Back to the U.S.

It’s a question every traveler inevitably asks when shopping in a food market overseas. If I buy it, can I bring it home? The answer is that it depends. Many… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Be Cautious About Diving Into Unfamiliar Water

If you’re visiting an unfamiliar ocean, lake, bay, or even a swimming pool, it’s probably ok to put your toe in the water. But diving in? Don’t do it. And… Read More…

Travel Tip: Travel That Supports Animal Rights
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel That Supports Animal Rights

We’ve all heard of environmentally responsible travel. But what about travel that respects and supports animal rights? In Europe, travel operator Thomas Cook just announced it will stop selling tickets… Read More…

Radio Guest List—La Concha Resort in San Juan, Puerto Rico—August 18, 2018
Guest List

Radio Guest List—La Concha Resort in San Juan, Puerto Rico—August 18, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide comes from the La Concha Resort in Condado, San Juan, Puerto Rico — with a special report on this U.S. territory. We’re approaching the one… Read More…

Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–August 16, 2018
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Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–August 16, 2018

Congrats to George, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com summer travel photo contest! This photo features the Ponte Vechhio Bridge in Florence, Italy.  Each week, your photo has the… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Record-Breaking Heat Affects Travelers

It’s shaping up to be one of the hottest summers in history, and in some locations around the world, to be one of the hottest summers….ever. And in places you’d… Read More…

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Travel Tip: Airport Codes

It’s time once again to celebrate the often confusing, always entertaining, world of the 3-letter airport code. Most of you know that JFK means John F. Kennedy International Airport in… Read More…

Excess Baggage: Unusual Hotel Services
The Travel Detective

Excess Baggage: Unusual Hotel Services

If you’re one of those people who prefers an active vacation to sitting on the beach and sipping pina coladas—why not try something a little more unique? There are unusual… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Recent Worldwide Events Impacted Travel to the U.S.
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Recent Worldwide Events Impacted Travel to the U.S.

So how do worldwide events impact travel, especially travel to the United States? The data science team at the travel website, Hopper.com analyzed more than 6 billion flight searches from… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Stargazing Locations in the United States

Summer is a great time for stargazing around the world, and it might surprise you to learn that, according to the International Dark Sky Association, 70% of the best locations… Read More…

Radio Guest List–Hotel Lutetia in Paris, France–August 11, 2018
Guest List

Radio Guest List–Hotel Lutetia in Paris, France–August 11, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide comes from the Hotel Lutetia in Paris, France, an iconic, historic and luxury hotel on the Left Bank and newly reopened after a nearly four… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Weird World Festivals

Get ready for this year’s installment of the world’s weirdest festivals. And if you want to get beyond the traditional beach, museum and restaurant vacations, you now have opportunities to… Read More…

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Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–August 9, 2018

Congrats to Barbara, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com summer travel photo contest! This stunning sunset photo was snapped this summer in Botswana while on safari.      Each… Read More…

Travel Tip: Document the Condition of Your Rental Car
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Document the Condition of Your Rental Car

Every time you rent a car, do you ever read the fine print when you sign that rental car agreement? You are accepting the car and acknowledging that it is… Read More…

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Todd Diemer
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: America’s Wettest Cities

When it rains, it pours, especially if you happen to travel to America’s wettest city. And it might surprise you to learn which city that is. According to the numbers… Read More…

Travel Tip: Unusual Ice Cream Flavor Destinations
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Unusual Ice Cream Flavor Destinations

I scream, you scream and we all still scream for ice cream. But if you want to get beyond vanilla, chocolate or strawberry, head to Maine. That’s where you can… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Zoos and Aquariums of the Future

What has been your experience at most zoos and aquariums? When you visit, you view animals or sea life from a protected fence or glassed-in area. But now, welcome to… Read More…

Photo Credit: Jim Reynolds
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Water on Airplanes

I’m always encouraging you to drink water–to hydrate–when you fly. But I am also encouraging you to not drink the tap water that’s carried on your flight. Back in 2004,… Read More…

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Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–August 2, 2018

Congrats to Gloria, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com  summer travel photo contest! This beautiful photo comes from San Juan, Puerto Rico.   Each week, your photo has the chance… Read More…