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

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Travel Tip: Watch Out For These New Airline Fees
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports / Money, Currency & Credit

Travel Tip: Watch Out For These New Airline Fees

Welcome to the home of the brave—and the land of the fee. Just when you thought all those extra airline charges had reached a saturation point, think again. Consider this:… Read More…

Radio Guest List—Special Rebroadcast from Las Vegas, Nevada—October 7, 2017
Radio Show / Guest List

Radio Guest List—Special Rebroadcast from Las Vegas, Nevada—October 7, 2017

In support of the victims of the recent shooting in Las Vegas, this week the Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio Show will feature a special rebroadcast. The original show aired from… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Help Destinations Affected by Natural Disasters
Travel Tips / Voluntourism

Travel Tip: How You Can Help Destinations Affected by Natural Disasters

In the wake of the devastation from hurricanes and tropical storms in Texas, Louisiana, and the Caribbean, we’re seeing damage of unprecedented proportions. It has been especially catastrophic throughout the… Read More…

Ask A Concierge: Local Favorites in San Diego, California
Ask A Concierge / California

Ask A Concierge: Local Favorites in San Diego, California

If you’ve already caught up on the places you should see during your first trip to San Diego, take time to explore some popular sights and some lesser-known neighborhoods. From… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Truth About Airline On-Time Performance
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: The Truth About Airline On-Time Performance

If your airline tells you your flight is on time, are they telling you the truth? Well, not exactly. It all comes down to how on-time performance is calculated—and the… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Should Know About Hotel Rates & Fees
Travel Tips / Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit

Travel Tip: What You Should Know About Hotel Rates & Fees

If you’re like most travelers booking a hotel, you’re driven by rate. You want the best rate you can get for your room. Hotels are very competitive when it comes… Read More…

Travel Tip: Are You Eating Sustainable Fish? Here’s One Way to Find Out
Travel Tips / Culinary Travel / Apps & Technology

Travel Tip: Are You Eating Sustainable Fish? Here’s One Way to Find Out

If you’re like me, you want to sample different local foods and cuisines every time you travel. I’m not just talking about going out to eat. I try to visit… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Apps & Technology

Travel Tip: Apps That Can Help Make Your Dinner Plans Easier

What’s worse, a restaurant that insists on reservations but then makes you wait, or a restaurant that refuses all reservations and still makes you wait? If necessity is the mother… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Fight Continues for Uber & Taxis at Airports
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: The Fight Continues for Uber & Taxis at Airports

The fight between Uber and local city taxis at airports continues. Should Uber be banned entirely, or restricted to certain pickup areas at the airports—or certain pickup times? There’s no… Read More…

Luxe Lavs: Pink Hotels for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Fall / Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: Pink Hotels for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Since 1985, October has been Breast Cancer Awareness Month with pink as its international ribbon color. These Pink Palaces carry the color year-round, but can serve as a reminder that… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: The Possible Return of High Speed Air Travel

When the supersonic Concorde stopped flying nearly 15 years ago, most folks thought a new supersonic transport would never be commercially viable. The cost of fuel coupled with noise restrictions… Read More…

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Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Survey Finds the Happiest States in America 2017

What’s your favorite U.S. travel destination—and what metric do you apply to determine that? Is it cost? Entertainment? Activities? How about just how happy the place is? Recently, personal finance… Read More…

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Franklin, Tennessee—September 23, 2017
Radio Show

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Franklin, Tennessee—September 23, 2017

This week, the Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio Show broadcasts from Franklin, Tennessee—one of the best and biggest little small towns in America. Just 17 miles outside of Nashville, Franklin is… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Luggage & Packing

Travel Tip: How Ugly Suitcase Colors Can Make Traveling Easier

If you absolutely have to check your bags, you might also want some reassurance that your luggage will be on the same flight that you are. Then, when you get… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Hotel Cancellation Policies are Changing
Travel Tips / Hotels & Accommodations

Travel Tip: How Hotel Cancellation Policies are Changing

Until recently, if you made a hotel reservation, you guaranteed it with a credit card. In almost all cases, if you canceled the reservation—even on the day you were supposed… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: How Discount Airlines Have an Impact on Airfare

In the airline business, it’s called the Southwest Effect. What happens to airline ticket prices when Southwest enters a particular market? Do the fares drop across the board with other… Read More…

Ask A Concierge: Unique Sights and Activities in Prague
Ask A Concierge / Europe

Ask A Concierge: Unique Sights and Activities in Prague

Whether it’s your first or twentieth visit to Prague, travel experts will probably tell you to see the Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, and the Astronomical Clock in Old Town Square…. Read More…

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Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: New Rules for Airline Priority Boarding

For many airlines, boarding a flight has become tantamount to a performance art play. In the old days, airlines boarded families and those with a physical disability first, then first… Read More…

6 Historic Hotels With a New Twist
Luxe Lodgings

6 Historic Hotels With a New Twist

In the hotel market, it’s important to keep a property fresh with remodels, renovations, new restaurants, and clubs. Luxe Lodgings contributor Angela Fairhurst found six hotels breathing new life into… Read More…