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Travel Tip: LGBTQ Travel
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: LGBTQ Travel

National Pride Month just concluded as different cities around the U.S. celebrated love, diversity and equality. But when it comes to travel, the LGBTQ community still has problems. According to… Read More…

Photo Credit: Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
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Radio Guest List—Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego—July 7, 2018

This week Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego in San Diego, California. Arnie Weissmann, Editor-in-Chief of Travel Weekly, joins the show to discuss the often confusing brave new world of blockchain… Read More…

The USS Bremerton in 1982
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The USS Bremerton in 1982

Back in 1982, I received one of the first top secret security clearances to go on patrol on an attack nuclear submarine on a classified mission. The submarine–the USS Bremerton–was the newest… Read More…

Photo Credit: Michael L. Baird
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Very Quiet Places to Visit

If noise is one of your worst nightmares, I’ve got some suggestions for some of the quietest places on earth. And a lot of them are right here in the… Read More…

Hidden Gems of Quintana Roo
Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems of Quintana Roo

Quintana Roo may be the youngest state in Mexico (and includes resort towns like Cancun, Cozumel, and Playa del Carmen), but it also has one of the historic gems of Mexico—the ancient city of Tulum. There… Read More…

Saskatchewan Science Centre
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The International Toilet Tourism Awards

Here is the news I just know you’ve been waiting for. The International Toilet Tourism Awards were just announced.   For the second year, an international research firm presents the… Read More…

The Travel Detective: The Pan Am Experience
The Travel Detective

The Travel Detective: The Pan Am Experience

Remember that statement, “Half the fun is getting there”? Believe it or not that was part of an advertising campaign by a number of U.S. airlines back in the 1960s… Read More…

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Peter’s Favorite Fan Photo of the Week–June 28, 2018

Congrats to Violetta, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com summer travel photo contest! This stunning photo was captured on the tiny Cycladic island of Koufonisi in Greece.    … Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Regulation of Alcohol Consumption Before Flights

Every time you hear that a passenger has been removed for bad behavior from a flight or that there’s been an altercation in the air, there’s a very good chance… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Shortest Scheduled Commercial Airline Flights

Most of us know about–and usually complain about–long airline flights. But now it’s time to celebrate the world’s shortest scheduled commercial airline flights. So which is the shortest flight? Well,… Read More…

Radio Guest List—Silversea’s Silver Cloud—June 30, 2018
Radio Show / Guest List

Radio Guest List—Silversea’s Silver Cloud—June 30, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from Silversea’s Silver Cloud as the ship celebrates its 10th year of expedition cruising. Jacqueline Gifford, Travel Director at Travel and Leisure and Departures, speaks… Read More…

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Charles O'Rear, Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Destinations That Are Sunny Most of the Time

Are you looking for a sunny destination?    Perhaps you might even want a guarantee that it will be sunny all the time or at least most of the time…. Read More…

United Airlines Expands Nonstop Service
Travel News

United Airlines Expands Nonstop Service

Finally, there’s better service for smaller American cities. United Airlines is now expanding nonstop service on mainline, not commuter jets, to a number of U.S. cities. Kudos to United for… Read More…

Press: The World According to ‘Travel Detective’ Peter Greenberg
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Press: The World According to ‘Travel Detective’ Peter Greenberg

This article can be seen in Travelweek. Click  here  to go to the article.    The world according to ‘Travel Detective’ Peter Greenberg     Friday, June 22, 2018 Posted… Read More…

Show Peter Greenberg Your Summer Travels
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Show Peter Greenberg Your Summer Travels

With summer officially in full swing, Peter Greenberg wants to see your summer travel photos!    Each week, your photo has the chance be featured on PeterGreenberg.com as well as Peter’s Instagram and Facebook page.  … Read More…

Travel Tip: The Airplane Evacuation Test
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Airplane Evacuation Test

How fast can a plane be evacuated on the ground during an emergency?    Under federal regulations, airlines must pass this test required by the Federal Aviation Administration. Airlines must… Read More…

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Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Healthy Travel Snack Ideas

As airport food becomes more sophisticated and varied, it doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s becoming healthier. For me, it’s BYO (bring your own). You save money and you eat smart when… Read More…

Radio Guest List—The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences in London, England—June 23, 2018
Radio Show / Guest List

Radio Guest List—The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences in London, England—June 23, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences in London, England–a hotel with history dating back to 1850. Simon Calder, Senior Travel Editor at The Independent,… Read More…

Don’t Go There: The Most Rat-Infested Cities
The Travel Detective

Don’t Go There: The Most Rat-Infested Cities

Here’s a metric you don’t see very often to determine where you may not want to go. Which cities are the most rat infested around the world? First place is,… Read More…