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London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Finding Unsold Tickets & Unsung Events
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London 2012 Insider’s Guide: Finding Unsold Tickets & Unsung Events

The Olympics are in full swing. Now that the fireworks of the Opening Ceremony have come and gone, has London’s overall plan come together? Correspondent Phil Wallace is on the… Read More…

The Real Downton Abbey: An Interview with Lady of Carnarvon
British Isles / Culture / Destinations / Museums / Pop Culture Travel / Travel News

The Real Downton Abbey: An Interview with Lady of Carnarvon

Yes, the Olympics are going on right now, but don’t limit your London experience to the Games. Recently, we showed you real-life travel opportunities inspired by Downton Abbey, now Travel… Read More…

Video Travel Tip: What to Know Before You Go, London 2012
British Isles / Europe / Olympics / Video Travel Tips / Videos

Video Travel Tip: What to Know Before You Go, London 2012

Opening ceremonies for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games are just about 24 hours away, but there are a few things to keep in mind whether you’re heading to London for… Read More…

Ask Peter: London Fares After the Olympics & Driving Overseas
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Ask Peter: London Fares After the Olympics & Driving Overseas

Overseas travel is only getting more complicated following the London Olympics. With huge shifts in price and ever-changing rates, find out the Olympics’ impact on European travel as well as… Read More…

Travel Detective Blog: Olympic Myths and How Travelers Can Benefit
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Travel Detective Blog: Olympic Myths and How Travelers Can Benefit

The Olympics Games are less than 10 days away, but according to the Travel Detective London stands to lose more than it will gain. Find out why in his latest… Read More…

Five for Families: London Olympics 2012 Special Edition
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Five for Families: London Olympics 2012 Special Edition

Is your family going to London this week for the Olympics? Don’t kid yourself. Juggling the Olympic crowds with energetic kids is enough to get you a medal. Instead of… Read More…

Slideshow: New London Restaurants & Foodie Finds
British Isles / Culinary Travel / Culture / Destinations / Olympics / Restaurants / Travel News

Slideshow: New London Restaurants & Foodie Finds

The Olympics are just 10 days away and we’ll be providing coverage on all aspects of the Games and travel to the UK on PeterGreenberg.com. Today, traveling foodie David Latt… Read More…

Peer to Pier: Eco Travel in the Scottish Highlands
British Isles / Eco Travel / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel News

Peer to Pier: Eco Travel in the Scottish Highlands

Everyone is talking about getting to London for the Olympics, but if you’re in London you’re probably thinking about getting out of town. This month, as part of our focus… Read More…

4 Last-Minute Olympics Accommodation Ideas
British Isles / Budget Travel / Hotels & Accommodations / Olympics / Travel News

4 Last-Minute Olympics Accommodation Ideas

Some events are called “once-in-a-lifetime” for a reason. The Olympics are a little over three weeks away, but it’s still possible to experience the 2012 Games. And you can do… Read More…

Olympics 2012: Could London Lose Money from the Games?
British Isles / Europe / Hotels & Accommodations / Olympics / Travel News / Travel Tools

Olympics 2012: Could London Lose Money from the Games?

The spotlight is on London this summer, but some of the most interesting information comes when you crunch the numbers behind the Olympic Games. We asked Elena Strapkova to weigh… Read More…

Travel Tip: DIY Distilleries
British Isles / Cultural Immersion / Europe / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: DIY Distilleries

Sure, taking a tour followed by a tasting is the classic way to visit a distillery. But here’s the problem: Once you visit a few places, it all becomes a… Read More…

God Save the Queen: Top 10 Kitschiest Diamond Jubilee Souvenirs
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God Save the Queen: Top 10 Kitschiest Diamond Jubilee Souvenirs

At PeterGreenberg.com, we pride ourselves on having contributors all over the globe showing you how to travel smarter. However, sometimes when searching for savvy souvenirs, we find a few not-so-savvy… Read More…

Travel Tip: Free & Affordable 2012 Olympic Events
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Travel Tip: Free & Affordable 2012 Olympic Events

Think Olympic tickets are too expensive to be within reach? Think again. There are actually a number of free and cheap ways to experience the Games in London…if you know… Read More…

Celebrate the Diamond Jubilee: The Top 5 Packages & Perks
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Celebrate the Diamond Jubilee: The Top 5 Packages & Perks

It’s not just about the Olympics this summer in London. Prior to the Games, England is celebrating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, and you’re invited to the party. Ben Moroski shows… Read More…

Travel Tip: Olympics 2012 Travel
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Travel Tip: Olympics 2012 Travel

Say you score tickets to the Olympic Games in London this summer. That’s great news, but are you prepared to deal with finding a place to stay? I’ve got some… Read More…

Like a Local: Train Travel & London’s New Olympic Park
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Like a Local: Train Travel & London’s New Olympic Park

Last week, Peter was in London preparing for the Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio broadcast from the Eurostar, traveling from London’s St. Pancras Station to Paris’ Gard du Nord. Don’t just… Read More…

England Trains: Like a Local & Peter’s Top 4 UK Train Tips
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England Trains: Like a Local & Peter’s Top 4 UK Train Tips

Tomorrow, Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio will be broadcasting from the Eurostar en route from London’s St. Pancras Station to Paris’ Gard du Nord. Click here to listen to the show… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Visit London this Summer with Winant Clayton
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Voluntourism Spotlight: Visit London this Summer with Winant Clayton

In this week’s Voluntourism Spotlight, find out how to spend the summer in London, where there are more ways to give back beyond just preparing for the Olympics. Check back… Read More…

Ask Peter: Fantasy Camp Prep, Monte Carlo Day Trips & More
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Ask Peter: Fantasy Camp Prep, Monte Carlo Day Trips & More

Is your spring break not living up to your expectations? Are your summer travel plans just as confusing? Ask Peter! The Travel Detective is here to solve your problems. Peter… Read More…