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Travel Tip: Museum Apps
Culture / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Museum Apps

There’s getting lost in a museum, and then there’s getting LOST. The good news is, there’s now technology to help you map your way through even the world’s largest museums…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Repurposed Ships
Cruise Travel / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Repurposed Ships

Ever wonder what happens to those huge vessels that spend years sailing the high seas? Some of them are repurposed into some very cool places to explore. And I’m not… 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…

Five for Families: London Olympics 2012 Special Edition
British Isles / Culinary Travel / Culture / Destinations / Europe / Family/Kids Travel / Museums / Olympics / Travel News

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…

Austerity in Europe: The Impact on Art and Culture in the EU
Culture / Entertainment / Europe / Festivals / Museums / Travel News

Austerity in Europe: The Impact on Art and Culture in the EU

Last week we began to examine the impact of austerity measures on European travel this summer with a look a transportation within the EU. So after the taxi has dropped… Read More…

Slideshow: What the Church of Scientology Will Let You See
Cultural Immersion / Destinations / Museums / Pop Culture Travel / Travel News

Slideshow: What the Church of Scientology Will Let You See

These days, it seems like you can’t go anywhere without seeing the word “Scientology’” in a headline….it always seems to be center stage — at least every time Tom Cruise… Read More…

Rosewood san Miguel art class
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Hawaii / Hotels & Accommodations / Mexico & Central America / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Art Concierges

Want to experience the local art culture without having to do a lot of legwork? That’s when it pays to stay in a hotel that’s immersed in in the art… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Arts in Oaxaca with Adelante International
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Mexico & Central America / Museums / Travel News / USA / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Arts in Oaxaca with Adelante International

You might know that Oaxaca is a hub for art and artisans, but you probably didn’t realize that the city is home to more than 60 museums.  In this week’s… Read More…

Travel Tip: Sculpture Gardens & Trails
Museums / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Sculpture Gardens & Trails

Listen up, art and nature lovers. You’ve heard of sculpture gardens, but how about something called a sculpture trail? There are a number of these outdoor art experiences you want… Read More…

Peter Greenberg Worldwide–Buenos Aires–June 16, 2012
Museums / Radio Show / Shopping / South America

Peter Greenberg Worldwide–Buenos Aires–June 16, 2012

Peter travels to Argentina not just for the food or the people, but because it remains one of the great travel bargains in the world. The U.S. dollar is still… Read More…

Travel Tip: Dam Tours
Adventure Travel & Sports / Museums / National Parks / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Dam Tours

We all know about visiting Hoover Dam on the way to the Grand Canyon, but you might be surprised to learn there are interesting dam tours all around the country…. Read More…

Like a Local: Islands of Loreto & Peter’s Top 4 Picks
Adventure Travel & Sports / Cultural Immersion / Culture / Like a Local / Mexico & Central America / Museums / Restaurants / Videos

Like a Local: Islands of Loreto & Peter’s Top 4 Picks

This past weekend, Peter was on the islands of Loreto on the coast of the Baja Peninsula preparing for the Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio broadcast from the Villa del Palmar… Read More…

Travel Tip: Museums for All Ages
Culture / Family/Kids Travel / Museums / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Museums for All Ages

Parents, it’s that time of year again. Time to figure out places close to home that actually engage the kids…and let’s not forget the grownups should have some fun too…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Free Events at Art Festivals
Airlines & Airports / Culture / Festivals / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Free Events at Art Festivals

It’s festival season again and that means art lovers are fighting for tickets. But what you want to do is look for all the freebies that come along with these… Read More…

Window Seat or Aisle Seat: The Top 20 Summer Family Activities
Destinations / Entertainment / Family/Kids Travel / Festivals / Museums / Theme Parks / Travel News / USA / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

Window Seat or Aisle Seat: The Top 20 Summer Family Activities

School is almost out, so parents, now is the time to start planning your summer family outings. Window Seat or Aisle Seat columnist Kerri Zane put together this summer’s top… Read More…

Savvy Souvenirs: Shopping in Amsterdam
Culture / Germany & the Netherlands / Museums / Shopping / Videos

Savvy Souvenirs: Shopping in Amsterdam

What’s the best way to take a little piece of Amsterdam home with you?  Travel correspondent Alyssa Caverley’s Savvy Souvenirs report takes you beyond the obvious tulip bulbs and wooden… Read More…

Finding Local Hot Spots: Chicago Neighborhoods
Ask the Locals / Culinary Travel / Destinations / Entertainment / Midwest / Museums / Travel News / Travel Tools

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…

Mystic Aquarium Kicks off Titanic Tribute 100 Years Later
Culture / Museums / Northeast / Travel News

Mystic Aquarium Kicks off Titanic Tribute 100 Years Later

100 years ago today the Titanic sank. You might have missed out on some of the commemorative events, but a few exciting museums and exhibits are just opening. Michelle da… Read More…

Travel Tip: Airport Museums
Airlines & Airports / Museums / Travel Tips / Travel Tools

Travel Tip: Airport Museums

If you’re a travel geek like me, you’ll appreciate this one. It’s one thing to walk through the airport and get on a plane with your eyes half-closed. But if… Read More…