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Ask the Locals: Raleigh, North Carolina
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Ask the Locals: Raleigh, North Carolina

Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcast from The Umstead just outside Raleigh, North Carolina. On air, Chef Scott Crawford shared his signature dish for fall, CAM Raleigh Executive Director Elysia Borowy-Reeder described… Read More…

Finding Local Hot Spots: Chicago Neighborhoods
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Finding Local Hot Spots: Chicago Neighborhoods

One of Peter’s top five tips for traveling Like a Local is to talk to the locals you encounter and ask them about their day-to-day routines. We sent radio producer… Read More…

Ask the Locals: Birmingham, Alabama with Ty Taylor of Pinches Tacos
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Ask the Locals: Birmingham, Alabama with Ty Taylor of Pinches Tacos

Most Birmingham residents share two all-consuming passions: the love of football and the love of food (really, really good food). Both shine, but it’s the restaurant scene that sets the… Read More…

Credit: Michael Hancock
Travel News / Destinations / Ask the Locals / West

Denver: Through the Mayor’s Eyes

Michael Hancock, the mayor of Denver, joins Peter to offer his insights on the city, its best features and how it’s changed since he was growing up there…. Peter Greenberg:… Read More…

Secrets of the Concierges: Shauna Sartori, The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Secrets of the Concierges: Shauna Sartori, The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colorado

How does hotel maintain a five-diamond rating for 50 years running? It takes a village, according to those on the front line. Jamie Stringfellow sits down with Shauna Sartori, who… Read More…

Four Local Favorites Of Chiang Mai, Thailand
Travel News / Destinations / Asia / Ask the Locals / Southeast Asia

Four Local Favorites Of Chiang Mai, Thailand

The Old City in Chiang Mai, Thailand is surrounded by a moat and the vestiges of a wall built to repel Burmese invaders. As the main tourist district, most stay… Read More…

Secrets of the Concierge: Inger Boudouris, Hotel St. Francis, Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Secrets of the Concierge: Inger Boudouris, Hotel St. Francis, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Ask a concierge of a historic property if he or she knows “Inger,” and they’ll likely say, “Of course I know Inger,” with a big smile on their face. That’s… Read More…

Mexico City Markets: Locals’ Picks For Foodies, Power Shoppers, Art Lovers And More
Culinary Travel / Ask the Locals / Mexico & Central America

Mexico City Markets: Locals’ Picks For Foodies, Power Shoppers, Art Lovers And More

As we always say, one of the best ways to explore a place is to mingle with the locals at the market, and that’s especially true in a dynamic destination… Read More…

Culinary Q&A: Bahamas Chef Describes Islands’ Cuisine, Offers Recipes
Travel News / Culinary Travel / Ask the Locals / Caribbean

Culinary Q&A: Bahamas Chef Describes Islands’ Cuisine, Offers Recipes

Welcome to the Bahamas, where the Sky Juice flows like honey and the cruise ships flock like the wild salmon of Capistrano. For those seeking a more authentic experience, travel… Read More…

Naturalist Chas Rauch: Hiking Park City And More Outdoor Activities
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Naturalist Chas Rauch: Hiking Park City And More Outdoor Activities

In his latest Ask the Locals segment, Peter sat down with longtime Park City resident and naturalist Chas Rauch to learn more about some of the more relaxing outdoor activities… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Outdoors In Orange County, California
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Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Outdoors In Orange County, California

Peter’s radio show is broadcasting from the Resort at Pelican Hill in California’s Newport Coast. South of Newport Beach and Corona del Mar, at the tip of the renowned Crystal Cove… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Bermuda
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Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Bermuda

Those pink-sand beaches, coral reefs teeming with brilliant marine life, and and centuries-old architecture: that’s the Bermuda we know from all the pictures. But as the locals know, the island is… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Maui, Hawaii
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Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Maui, Hawaii

It’s true, Maui is known for spectacular sunsets and a type of pineapple so sweet it tastes like candy.But like other tourist-friendly destinations, there’s a whole side that most visitors… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Delaware
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Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Delaware

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Delaware This weekend, Peter’s radio show is coming to us from The University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware.   This little state has a lot… Read More…

Dealing With Labor Day Travel on CBSNews.com
Travel News / Travel Tips / Destinations / Ask the Locals / Northeast

Dealing With Labor Day Travel on CBSNews.com

Dealing With Labor Day Travel on CBSNews.com Labor Day is just around the corner and a large upswing in travel is projected for the weekend leading up to the holiday. … Read More…

Ask the Locals City Guide: Cape Town, South Africa
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Ask the Locals City Guide: Cape Town, South Africa

The World Cup may be over, but that doesn’t mean life in Cape Town has slowed down (and yes, those vuvuzelas are still in full force during festivals and events)…. Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Southwestern Ireland
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Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Southwestern Ireland


Peter hopped across the pond and then some to get to his next radio show location: Dromoland Castle in County Clare, Ireland. Although Ireland’s southwestern region is certainly on the… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Branson, Missouri
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Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Branson, Missouri

Tune in on Saturday, July 10 as Peter Greenberg broadcasts his radio show from Silver Dollar City theme park in Branson, Missouri. He’s got some Branson legends in his lineup,… Read More…

Hawaii’s Big Island: Ask the Locals Travel Guide
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Hawaii’s Big Island: Ask the Locals Travel Guide

Tune in on Saturday June 26 to Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio, coming to us from the historic Kona Village Resort in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Want to know where Big Islanders like… Read More…