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Eye on Travel–Panama City Beach, Florida–March 23, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Eye on Travel–Panama City Beach, Florida–March 23, 2019 This week’s broadcast of Eye on Travel broadcasts from Panama City Beach, Florida. Peter has the latest update on the investigation into the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet crashes. And Mayor Mike Thomas updates the condition of his city and the relief efforts five months after it was hit by Hurricane Michael.  The good news: the beach is back. Local CBS News Anchor, Paris Janos, on... The post Eye on T...
Tags: Travel, Boeing, Radio Show, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Panama City Beach Florida, Mike Thomas, Eye on Travel, Panama City Beach Florida Peter, CBS News Anchor Paris Janos


Boeing 737 Max Jets Grounded: What Does This Really Mean?

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Boeing 737 Max Jets Grounded: What Does This Really Mean? What does the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max jets mean? And what lessons does it teach us? I’ve been reporting on the FAA and its historic internal conflict of interest dating back more than 40 years, and the aftermath of the two recent Boeing Max jet crashes have once again brought this conflict into... The post Boeing 737 Max Jets Grounded: What Does This Really Mean? appeared first on P...
Tags: Travel, Airlines, Faa, Boeing, Featured Posts, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Boeing 737 MAX, Boeing MAX


Unbelievable TSA Finds

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Unbelievable TSA Finds This comes under the category of, what were you thinking? Last year, passengers were stopped by the TSA at security checkpoints because they were trying to bring the weirdest items on their planes. So what did the officers seize? Chainsaws at New York’s JFK, a spear gun at Houston’s Hobby Airport, an ice axe at... The post Unbelievable TSA Finds appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, New York, Tsa, Houston, Jfk, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Apps That Will Help You Learn While You Travel

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Apps That Will Help You Learn While You Travel If you’re like me, you don’t really change your lifestyle when you change your location. And part of that includes staying on top of the news — or at the very least, on top of the conversation. So I travel with apps designed to keep me up to date or to connect me quickly with... The post Apps That Will Help You Learn While You Travel appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Apps, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Eye on Travel–Hotel Alessandra in Houston, Texas–March 16, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Eye on Travel–Hotel Alessandra in Houston, Texas–March 16, 2019 This week, Eye on Travel broadcasts from the Hotel Alessandra in downtown Houston, Texas. First, with an update on the investigation into the crashes of the Boeing 737 Max 8 jets in Indonesia and Ethiopia. What did Boeing know and when did they know it? And the FAA apparently slow-walking the decision to ground these... The post Eye on Travel–Hotel Alessandra in Houston, Texas–March 1...
Tags: Travel, Indonesia, Ethiopia, Faa, Boeing, Radio Show, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Houston Texas, Eye on Travel, Hotel Alessandra, Houston Texas First


Know Your Rights If You’re Bumped From a Flight

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Know Your Rights If You’re Bumped From a Flight What are your real rights if you’re bumped from a flight? After the infamous incident when a dentist was literally dragged off a United flight from Chicago to Louisville, the real rules of denied boarding were brought into focus, and some were actually changed. The good news is that now, once you’ve actually boarded a... The post Know Your Rights If You’re Bumped From a Flight appeared first on Peter...
Tags: Travel, Chicago, Airlines, Passengers, United, Louisville, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Llama Hiking: Travel Trend

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Llama Hiking: Travel Trend If you’re looking for a new hiking companion, why not go for a cuddly llama? In fact, llama tourism is a popular travel trend with people trekking through mountains with these pack animals by their sides, and there are many places and options to have these experiences. Starting with Vail, Colorado, Paragon Guides takes you... The post Llama Hiking: Travel Trend appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Hiking, Vacations, Featured Posts, Peter Greenberg, Vail Colorado Paragon Guides


Radio Guest List–Hotel Alessandra in Houston, Texas–March 16, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Radio Guest List–Hotel Alessandra in Houston, Texas–March 16, 2019 This week, Eye on Travel broadcasts from the Hotel Alessandra in downtown Houston, Texas. First, with an update on the investigation into the crashes of the Boeing 737 Max 8 jets in Indonesia and Ethiopia. What did Boeing know and when did they know it? And the FAA apparently slow-walking the decision to ground these... The post Radio Guest List–Hotel Alessandra in Houston, Texas–M...
Tags: Travel, Indonesia, Ethiopia, Faa, Boeing, Peter Greenberg, Houston Texas, Alessandra, Radio Guest List, Eye on Travel, Hotel Alessandra, Radio Guest List Hotel Alessandra, Houston Texas First


Why You Should Travel By Train in Europe

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Why You Should Travel By Train in Europe Europe is now so well connected by train that if you’re traveling between countries on that continent, it doesn’t make much sense to fly because of time and expense. I now almost always stick to train travel once I get to Europe. And buying train passes is the way to go. You can buy a... The post Why You Should Travel By Train in Europe appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Europe, Trains, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Europe Europe, The Essentials


Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–March 14, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–March 14, 2019 Congrats to Paul, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com photo of the week contest. Paul shared this sunset shot from Anna Maria Island in Manatee County, Florida using his Canon EOS Rebel XS camera. For a chance at being next week’s winner, submit your winter travel photo to [email protected] before Wednesday, March 20th at 10 a.m. ET.... The post Peter’s Fan Favorit...
Tags: Travel, Travel Photography, Featured Posts, Peter, PAUL, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Manatee County Florida, Anna Maria Island, Canon EOS Rebel


Why You May Want to Turn Off Location Services on Your Apps

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Why You May Want to Turn Off Location Services on Your Apps When you download a new app, it will almost always ask you to turn location services on. And therein, lies a problem. One recent survey found that 75 popular apps then sell location data to third parties once you download them. This is why you’ll start seeing ads for a new store you’ve visited just... The post Why You May Want to Turn Off Location Services on Your Apps appeared first on P...
Tags: Travel, Apps, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Airports with the Fastest WiFi

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Airports with the Fastest WiFi When you’re at the airport, fast WiFi is a necessity for many of us. And so, which airport has the fastest WiFi? If you’re flying out of Seattle-Tacoma, you’re in luck, its wifi has the fastest download speed of any airport in North America. Other airports with true high speed WiFi include Calgary in Canada... The post Airports with the Fastest WiFi appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Airports, Canada, North America, Calgary, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Seattle Tacoma, The Essentials


Food and Drinks to Avoid on Airplanes

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Food and Drinks to Avoid on Airplanes There is nothing worse than getting on a plane and seeing someone pull out a bag of fast food fries. The smell of grease lingers through the entire flight. Other examples of bad plane fare are tea and coffee from the beverage cart. Most planes’ water tanks are not cleaned often and can be laden... The post Food and Drinks to Avoid on Airplanes appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Airline Food, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials, Food And Drinks


Eye on Travel–The Source Hotel and Marketplace in Denver, Colorado–March 9, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Eye on Travel–The Source Hotel and Marketplace in Denver, Colorado–March 9, 2019 This week, Eye on Travel broadcasts from the new Source Hotel + Marketplace in the newly developed RiNo (River North) area of Denver, Colorado. Joining the show is Colorado Governor Jared Polis, who speaks about everything from the Denver International Airport to tourism’s real impact on the economy and everything else ranging from job creation... The post Eye on Trav...
Tags: Travel, Colorado, Radio Show, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Denver Colorado, Denver International Airport, Jared Polis, Eye on Travel, Source Hotel Marketplace, RiNo River North


What to Do with Children Under 2 on Airplanes

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - What to Do with Children Under 2 on Airplanes If you’re flying with a child under the age of two years, the FAA still permits you to hold the child during the flight and doesn’t require you to provide a separate seat for your kid. But this is an issue on the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) 10 most wanted list of safety problems... The post What to Do with Children Under 2 on Airplanes appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detectiv...
Tags: Travel, Faa, Family Travel, Ntsb, National Transportation Safety Board, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Federal Regulations, The Essentials


Clean Air Hotel Rooms

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Clean Air Hotel Rooms A recent EPA study found that indoor air pollution may be even more harmful than outdoor pollution. But there are some ways to protect yourself when you travel. Major hotel chains like Marriott, Hilton, and Hyatt are now offering clean air hotel rooms, with medical grade air filters, microfiber linens, and sanitized heat and air... The post Clean Air Hotel Rooms appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Epa, Hotels & Resorts, Hyatt, Peter Greenberg, Marriott Hilton, The Essentials, Clean Air Hotel Rooms


Radio Guest List–The Source Hotel and Marketplace in Denver, Colorado–March 9, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Radio Guest List–The Source Hotel and Marketplace in Denver, Colorado–March 9, 2019 This week, Eye on Travel broadcasts from the new Source Hotel + Marketplace in the newly developed RiNo (River North) area of Denver, Colorado. Joining the show is Colorado Governor Jared Polis, who speaks about everything from the Denver International Airport to tourism’s real impact on the economy and everything else ranging from job creation... The post Radio Gu...
Tags: Travel, Colorado, Peter Greenberg, Denver Colorado, Denver International Airport, Jared Polis, Radio Guest List, Eye on Travel, Source Hotel Marketplace, RiNo River North


Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–March 7, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–March 7, 2019 Congrats to Carol, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com photo of the week contest. Carol shared this photo of one of the bison in the winter at Yellowstone National Park. In 1902, there were only two dozen bison, but the number now is over 4,500.   Each week, your photo has the chance be featured... The post Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–March 7, 2019 appeared first on Pe...
Tags: Travel, Travel Photography, Carol, Yellowstone National Park, Featured Posts, Peter, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg


Therapy Animals at Airports That You Can Pet

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Therapy Animals at Airports That You Can Pet The next time you’re running through an airport to catch your flight and see a miniature horse looking at you, don’t be surprised. At the Cincinnati Airport, there are 34 miniature horses there – as therapy animals to help calm nervous or stressed passengers. And you’re encouraged to pet them. In fact, since 2016, more... The post Therapy Animals at Airports That You Can Pet appeared first on Peter Gree...
Tags: Travel, Airports, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Cincinnati Airport, The Essentials


Alternatives to Car Rental Agencies

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Alternatives to Car Rental Agencies Car rental fees are rising, and if you’re under 25, rental companies can charge you even more. But there are alternatives to the traditional rental car transactions. Zipcar has been around for a while. It’s a membership service where you rent cars hourly. One possible downside is that Zipcar only provides the state’s minimum insurance... The post Alternatives to Car Rental Agencies appeared first on Peter Greenb...
Tags: Travel, Cars, Zipcar, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Food You Can’t Bring Through Airport Security

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Food You Can’t Bring Through Airport Security It continues to be one of the more confusing aspects of airport security — what type of food is acceptable to bring through the checkpoints? Here’s the latest — the TSA still classifies items like brie cheese and peanut butter as liquids. But there’s some good news — homemade cakes, hard cheeses and even live... The post Food You Can’t Bring Through Airport Security appeared first on Peter Greenberg Tr...
Tags: Travel, Tsa, Airline Food, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Behind the Scenes of Crystal Cruises’ Crystal Serenity

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Behind the Scenes of Crystal Cruises’ Crystal Serenity What happens to a classic luxury cruise ship during a dry dock? Peter goes to the shipyard in Bremerhaven to show you the behind the scenes work and the impressive transformation. The post Behind the Scenes of Crystal Cruises’ Crystal Serenity appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Cruises, Travel, Peter, The Travel Detective, Peter Greenberg, Bremerhaven


Where to Take a City Tour If You’re Stuck at the Airport

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Where to Take a City Tour If You’re Stuck at the Airport Are you stuck at the airport? Is it weather? Is your flight delayed or cancelled? Or do you just have a long layover? It may not be all bad news. A growing number of airports are now offering free city tours — Singapore, Tokyo, Taipei and even Salt Lake City provide the tours. The Salt... The post Where to Take a City Tour If You’re Stuck at the Airport appeared first on Peter Greenberg Trav...
Tags: Travel, Salt Lake City, Tours, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials, Singapore Tokyo Taipei


Eye on Travel–Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California–March 2, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Eye on Travel–Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California–March 2, 2019 This week, Eye on Travel broadcasts from the Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Joining the show are some of the living legends in the travel and hospitality business (and Forbes five-star winners). Peter Borer, Chief Operating Officer of Peninsula Hotels, on his company’s h...
Tags: Travel, Forbes, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Beverly Hills California, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Peninsula Hotels, Eye on Travel, Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit, Peter Borer


Stealing Swag on Airplanes

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Stealing Swag on Airplanes As airlines up their game with more goodies for business and first class travelers, more and more fliers are stealing the on-board swag. I’m talking about brand name blankets and foam pillows. Some airlines have a sense of humor about this. A few years ago, Virgin Atlantic had very cute salt and pepper shakers that... The post Stealing Swag on Airplanes appeared first on Peter Greenberg Travel Detective.
Tags: Travel, Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials


Sneak Peak of Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Sneak Peak of Poland: The Royal Tour The latest Royal Tour television special premieres on public television the week of April 22nd. Since 2001, Peter has produced and co-hosted these specials with heads of state ranging from the King of Jordan to the President of Rwanda, from the Prime Minister of New Zealand to the President of Mexico, among many others. This year, it’s Mateusz... The post Sneak Peak of Poland: The Royal Tour appeared first on P...
Tags: Travel, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Jordan, Rwanda, Peter, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Mateusz, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour


Sneak Peek of Poland: The Royal Tour

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Sneak Peek of Poland: The Royal Tour The latest Royal Tour television special premieres on public television the week of April 22nd. Since 2001, Peter has produced and co-hosted these specials with heads of state ranging from the King of Jordan to the President of Rwanda, from the Prime Minister of New Zealand to the President of Mexico, among many others. This year, it’s Mateusz... The post Sneak Peek of Poland: The Royal Tour appeared first on P...
Tags: Travel, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Jordan, Rwanda, Peter, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Mateusz, The Royal Tour, Poland: The Royal Tour


Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–February 28, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Peter’s Fan Favorite Photo of the Week–February 28, 2019 Congrats to Lori, who is this week’s winner of the PeterGreenberg.com photo of the week contest. Lori snapped a rare photo of a bald eagle while in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.   Each week, your photo has the chance be featured on PeterGreenberg.com as well as Peter’s Instagram and Facebook page. For a chance at being next week’s winner, submit your winter travel photo... The post Peter’s Fan Favo...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Instagram, Peter, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Lori, Jackson Hole Wyoming Each


Radio Guest List–Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California–March 2, 2019

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Radio Guest List–Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California–March 2, 2019 This week, Eye on Travel broadcasts from the Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Joining the show are some of the living legends in the travel and hospitality business (and Forbes five-star winners). Peter Borer, Chief Operating Officer of Peninsula Hotels, on his company’...
Tags: Travel, Forbes, Peter Greenberg, Beverly Hills California, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Peninsula Hotels, Radio Guest List, Eye on Travel, Forbes Travel Guide Luxury Summit, Peter Borer


Apps You’ll Want to Know About for the Next Time You Travel

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Apps You’ll Want to Know About for the Next Time You Travel There are a few new smartphone apps that can be quite helpful to travelers. And chances are you don’t know about them. There’s Timeshifter, and it’s all about beating jet lag. You type in your departing and arriving times and airports, and then an algorithm sets an hourly schedule telling you when to nap as... The post Apps You’ll Want to Know About for the Next Time You Travel appeared f...
Tags: Travel, Apps, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, The Essentials, Time You Travel