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

Articles written by: PeterGreenberg.com

The Travel Detective: Bargaining While Shopping Abroad
The Travel Detective

The Travel Detective: Bargaining While Shopping Abroad

So you’re shopping in a bazaar in a foreign country. Maybe it’s in Istanbul. Maybe it’s in Cairo. How do you bargain? How do you know you’re getting the best… Read More…

Travel Tip: Pet Insurance
Travel Tips / Travel with Pets

Travel Tip: Pet Insurance

If you’re an animal lover and you also love to travel, your pet becomes a special consideration–especially in terms of care and liability when you travel. More and more people… Read More…

Luxe Lavs: New Hotel Bathroom Designs
Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: New Hotel Bathroom Designs

Existing luxury hotels have been reinventing themselves with a focus on the design of the bathroom. Our Luxe Lavs contributor Angela Fairhurst features hotels with new bathroom designs in the… Read More…

Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda
Radio Show

Peter Greenberg Worldwide–Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico–May 26, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Joining Peter Greenberg this week is Historian Tiziana Roma, with a report… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Airports with the Best and Worst On-Time Summer Performances
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Airports with the Best and Worst On-Time Summer Performances

Get ready for more delays this summer as more people will be flying than ever before. So which airports have the best and worst on-time performance for the summer? And… Read More…

Image Credit: Stephanie Ervin
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Amount of Americans Not Taking Their Full Allotment of Vacation Days

The new numbers are out, and they are, to say the least, embarrassing. Americans are still leaving unused vacation time on the table.   In fact, it’s a majority of Americans–54%–who aren’t… Read More…

Travel Tip: No More Shampoo and Conditioner Bottles in Select Hotels
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: No More Shampoo and Conditioner Bottles in Select Hotels

As a frequent traveler, every time I go to a hotel, I’ve come to expect and actually look forward to a regular fixture inside my bathroom–those small little designer bottles… Read More…

Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda
Radio Show / Guest List

Radio Guest List–Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico—May 26, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Joining Peter Greenberg this week is Historian Tiziana Roma, with… Read More…

Hotel With A Past: The Breakers in Palm Beach County, Florida
Travel Tips / The Travel Detective / Hotels With A Past

Hotel With A Past: The Breakers in Palm Beach County, Florida

The story of this special hotel and resort starts in 1896, but its enduring appeal is its timelessness–140-acres of oceanfront property, a half a mile of private beach, golf courses,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Travel Websites and Their Algorithms
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Websites and Their Algorithms

I’ve said it before, but it’s important to say it again. The next time you search for flights, hotels or other travel bookings, you want to make yourself as invisible… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Most Annoying Things People Do on Planes
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Most Annoying Things People Do on Planes

What are the most annoying things people do on planes — the stuff your fellow passengers do that are disgusting, obnoxious or just drive you crazy? A recent survey asked… Read More…

Hidden Gems of the Palm Beaches
The Travel Detective / Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems of the Palm Beaches

When you think about Palm Beach, Florida, certain stereotypes prevail–the high net worth resorts, homes and estates, wealthy retirees, exclusive boutiques, big golf courses and private jets. Yes, that’s all part of… Read More…

A Record-Breaking Memorial Day Weekend
Travel Tips

A Record-Breaking Memorial Day Weekend

You may have already heard the news but if you’re traveling over the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, it will be the busiest on record. With gas prices not spiking, Americans are taking… Read More…

Excess Baggage: Bringing Food on Planes
The Travel Detective

Excess Baggage: Bringing Food on Planes

If you’re like me, you define most “airline food” as an oxymoron.    Now, to be fair, the airlines have improved their cuisine over the years. But for most of… Read More…

Travel Tip: Emotional Support Animals
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Emotional Support Animals

It continues to be a controversial, if not absurd travel issue—the problem of emotional support animals on airplanes—not to mention an acceptable and realistic definition of what is an acceptable… Read More…

Like a Local: Baltimore
The Travel Detective

Like a Local: Baltimore

When you think of Baltimore, Maryland, you got to think about American history–the cobblestone streets, the Orioles and the Ravens. But the city has reinvented itself without sacrificing its past…. Read More…

The Travel Detective: Airline Tickets and Fuel Prices
The Travel Detective

The Travel Detective: Airline Tickets and Fuel Prices

The price of oil goes down, and it’s cheaper to fill up the gas tank. It’s also cheaper to fill up an airplane. Jet fuel makes up 25% of the… Read More…

Travel Tip: Travel Agents, Booking Websites and Liabilities
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Agents, Booking Websites and Liabilities

You book your next trip through a travel agent and then, when at the destination, you’re a victim of a crime or get injured while on a tour. What are… Read More…

Radio Guest List—Hotel Les Mars in Healdsburg, California—May 19, 2018
Guest List

Radio Guest List—Hotel Les Mars in Healdsburg, California—May 19, 2018

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from Hotel Les Mars in Healdsburg, California. Veteran airline pilot Patrick Smith, (askthepilot.com), joins the program to discuss airline safety and the Southwest Airlines… Read More…