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Video Travel Tip: Olympic Planning
British Isles / France & Belgium / Olympics / Video Travel Tips / Videos

Video Travel Tip: Olympic Planning

The Summer Olympics 2012 in London are just around the corner, and it’s already time to start planning if you want to go to the prestigious games. It’s not always… Read More…

Travel Tip: 2012 Paralympics Tickets
Accessible Travel / British Isles / Olympics / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: 2012 Paralympics Tickets

Sure, all the buzz is about the Summer Games in London next year. But tickets are also going on sale for the Paralympic Games, which will take place the week… Read More…

Adventure Travel & Sports / Olympics / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Planning For The Summer Olympics

Now that Royal Wedding fever has cooled off, London is heating up for the 2012 Olympics. But even with high demand for tickets and expensive airfare, that doesn’t mean you’re… Read More…

London Summer Olympics 2012: Facts For Travelers
Adventure Travel & Sports / British Isles / Luxury Travel / Olympics / Travel News

London Summer Olympics 2012: Facts For Travelers

London Summer Olympics 2012: Facts For Travelers With Royal Wedding fever safely behind us, London is now gearing up for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Is it possible to score… Read More…

London Olympics 2012 Travel: Tickets, Accommodations, Transportation, Resources
Accessible Travel / Adventure Travel & Sports / British Isles / Olympics / Travel News

London Olympics 2012 Travel: Tickets, Accommodations, Transportation, Resources

Traveling to the Olympics is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. To ensure you have a gold medal time, start planning your trip now. Dena Braun-Rochwerger, The Fit Globetrotter, rounds up everything you… Read More…

Barcelona Art & Architecture Guide and Barcelona Hotels
Culture / Europe / Olympics / Spain & Portugal

Barcelona Art & Architecture Guide and Barcelona Hotels

Irvina Lew first visited Barcelona, Spain, during the 1992 Summer Olympics, and returned on another sporting mission: the announcement of an international sailing race between New York and Spain. In… Read More…

Olympics News, Arizona Nature & Arizona Travel Secrets – Hour 3 – PGW Radio
Olympics / USA / West

Olympics News, Arizona Nature & Arizona Travel Secrets – Hour 3 – PGW Radio

On Saturday, February 20, 2010, Peter was broadcasting from The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. Featured guests from this hour include: Mike Killeen, Olympic reporter for CTV, breaking down the top… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Final Days in Vancouver
Adventure Travel & Sports / Airlines & Airports / Canada / Olympics / Winter Sports

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Final Days in Vancouver

It’s our final two days in Vancouver, which didn’t seem possible. We just got here! But that’s always the way it is. You arrive and relish the fact there are… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Olympics Mittens & Olympics Souvenirs
Canada / Olympics / Shopping

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Olympics Mittens & Olympics Souvenirs

While standing in a long, long line to enter the Olympic superstore, Theresa Corigliano questions her sanity and ruminates on the hot-ticket tchotchkes of the 2010 Games. Yes, I want… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Olympics Security, Currency & Access
Canada / Olympics

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Olympics Security, Currency & Access

In her next Olympic blog, Theresa Corigliano encounters the oddities of a heavily secured host city, and discovers a new kind of currency that only comes out at the Games…. Read More…

Plane Delayed as Mitt Romney Attacked Over Reclined Seat
Olympics / Terrorism

Plane Delayed as Mitt Romney Attacked Over Reclined Seat

Another day, another passenger thrown off a plane. The man in question wasn’t overweight, requesting orange juice, or harboring a screaming child. This time, a frenetic flier was kicked off… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Travel Tips on Accommodations, Event Tickets and Lessons Learned
Adventure Travel & Sports / Luxury Travel / Olympics / Winter Sports

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Travel Tips on Accommodations, Event Tickets and Lessons Learned

Thinking about attending the Winter or Summer Olympics in the future? Theresa Corigliano reports on the lessons learned from months of planning this once-in-a-lifetime experience.  I have always had luck… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Whistler Skiing & Vancouver Skating, In One Long Day
Adventure Travel & Sports / Olympics / Winter Sports

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Whistler Skiing & Vancouver Skating, In One Long Day

Theresa Corigliano reports on day two of her Olympic adventures in Vancouver and Whistler, and shares some lessons learned from her first time at the Games. I am here to… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Opening Ceremony Anticipation
Canada / Olympics / Winter Sports

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Opening Ceremony Anticipation

We picked up new and improved tickets for the Opening Ceremonies, which was a very good thing indeed. We moved from upper deck to lower bowl, and the seats were… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Olympics Travel & Vancouver Arrivals
Adventure Travel & Sports / Canada / Olympics / Winter Sports

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Olympics Travel & Vancouver Arrivals

Theresa Corigliano is a studio executive off on an adventure of a lifetime: attending the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.   She’ll blog regularly from Vancouver on how the experience… Read More…

No Snow in Vancouver: Winter Olympics In Trouble?
Adventure Travel & Sports / Canada / Olympics / Winter Sports

No Snow in Vancouver: Winter Olympics In Trouble?

While folks on the East Coast are snowed in, organizers of the Winter Olympics in Vancouver are sweating out an unseasonably warm stretch of spring-like weather. Thanks to the warmest… Read More…

Travel Slideshow: Vancouver 2010 Photos
Canada / Olympics / Photography & Photo Galleries

Travel Slideshow: Vancouver 2010 Photos

Just in time for the 2010 Winter Olympics, travel photographer Seth Grant shares his images of Vancouver, British Columbia. A third-generation photographer, Seth has journeyed to countries on five continents…. Read More…

Helping Haiti, the Vancouver Olympics & Exploring Half Moon Bay – Hour 1 – PGW Radio
California / Olympics / USA

Helping Haiti, the Vancouver Olympics & Exploring Half Moon Bay – Hour 1 – PGW Radio

On January 30, 2010, Peter is broadcasting from the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay in San Mateo County, about 25 miles south of San Francisco. Featured guests include: Scott McCartney, columnist… Read More…

Olympics

Secret Ways to Get to the Vancouver Olympics

The Winter Olympics are just around the corner, but there’s still time to figure out some tips and tricks to make your Vancouver travels easier.