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Peter Greenberg is America's most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist. Peter is Travel Editor for CBS News, appearing on CBS This Morning and The Evening News with Scott Pelley, among other broadcast platforms. Peter Greenberg Worldwide Podcast is a travel news show airing from a different location every weekend, featuring local experts sharing their favorite gems. For more travel news you can use visit PeterGreenberg.com And follow Peter Greenberg for the latest travel news on social media: Twitter: @PeterSGreenberg Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PeterGreenbergWorldwide/ Instagram: @PeterGreenberg

Peter Greenberg is America's most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist. Peter is Travel Editor for CBS News, appearing on CBS This Morning and The Evening News with Scott Pelley, among other broadcast platforms. Peter Greenberg Worldwide Podcast is a travel news show airing from a different location every weekend, featuring local experts sharing their favorite gems. For more travel news you can use visit PeterGreenberg.com And follow Peter Greenberg for the latest travel news on social media: Twitter: @PeterSGreenberg Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PeterGreenbergWorldwide/ Instagram: @PeterGreenberg
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Peter Greenberg is America's most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist. Peter is Travel Editor for CBS News, appearing on CBS This Morning and The Evening News with Scott Pelley, among other broadcast platforms. Peter Greenberg Worldwide Podcast is a travel news show airing from a different location every weekend, featuring local experts sharing their favorite gems. For more travel news you can use visit PeterGreenberg.com And follow Peter Greenberg for the latest travel news on social media: Twitter: @PeterSGreenberg Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PeterGreenbergWorldwide/ Instagram: @PeterGreenberg

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Episodes

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – The Savoy in London, U.K.

12/5/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the legendary Savoy Hotel in London. Joining Peter is Trisha Andres, from The Daily Telegraph with her tips for solo travelers and her predictions on the trendiest destinations for 2019. Christopher Wood, of Flying Disabled, discusses the reasons behind the airline industry’s pushback on providing flyers with disabilities better accessibility on planes, as well as new innovation and design that would allow people to fly in their own...

Duration:01:03:10

Travel Today With Peter Greenberg – JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort

11/28/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort in Naples, Florida. Joining the program is Pete DiMaria, Fire Chief of Naples Fire-Rescue Department, on hurricanes, Florida and emergency response. And Jack Mulvena, President and CEO of Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens, with a more interactive approach to operating the zoo experience and how Naples Zoo brings its visitors as close to the animals as possible. Plus, Karen Bartlett,...

Duration:00:57:02

Eye on Travel–Port Ferdinand Resort in Barbados–November 17, 2018

11/21/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from Barbados and the Port Ferdinand Resort. We’ll talk about the history of Barbados, ranging from George Washington to the Concorde, from sugar to rum, with historian Dr. Karl Watson. We’ll discuss Barbados’ explosion in street food with journalist David Ellis, and there’s Sir Paul Altman on the surprising story of one of the oldest synagogues in the world. And even Alison Hinds, the queen of “Soca” music, stops by to perform. There’s...

Duration:00:53:56

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Crystal Serenity in Bremerhaven, Germany

11/14/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the Crystal Serenity — dry docked at the Lloyd Werft shipyard in Bremerhaven, Germany. Joining Peter is Tom Wolber, CEO of Crystal Cruises, walks Peter through the often staggering details of the ship’s current refurbishment, which will not only increase the number of luxury suites but also at the same time, reduce the number of passengers on board. Then, Jan Sorensen, Vice President of Hotel Newbuild/Refurbishment for Crystal...

Duration:00:38:14

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg–Medellin Marriott Hotel in Medellin, Colombia

11/7/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the Medellin Marriott Hotel in Medellin, Colombia. (Photo below is Peter at the grave of Pablo Escobar…Even though he was killed 25 years ago, some still consider him a hero and flowers still adorn the site). Joining the program is Jeff Paschke, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of MedellinGuru.com, talks about how much Medellin has changed from Pablo Escobar times. Megan Janetsky, Journalist at Colombia Reports, debunks the misconceptions...

Duration:01:03:10

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Rocky Mountaineer from Banff to Vancouver

10/31/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg broadcasts from onboard one of the great trains in North America–the Rocky Mountaineer. We’ll travel across Canada, from Banff to Vancouver. This is the largest privately owned train company in the world, and it follows the same route that built Canada, much like the trains further South built America. We’ll talk to train buffs and historians, mayors and chefs, wildlife specialists and museum directors — all of them onboard this trip heading...

Duration:01:04:29

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Granlibakken Hotel in Lake Tahoe, California

10/24/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the nearly century-old Granlibakken hotel in Lake Tahoe, California. Mike Schwartz, Fire Chief at the North Tahoe Fire Protection District, joins the program to talk about one of the largest fires in California history. Katherine Hill, of Tahoe Weekly Magazine, on the cooperation between both California and Nevada to preserve Lake Tahoe… Bill Clark of SNOW, the Sierra Nevada Olympic & Winter Sports Museum, on the history of the gold...

Duration:00:57:11

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Tivoli Avenida Liberdade Lisboa Hotel

10/17/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the Tivoli Avenida Liberdade Hotel in Lisbon, Portugal. Joining Peter is Award-winning Portuguese Chef Jose Avillez explains the curious development of how former Portuguese colonies have shaped the country’s culinary scene. Miguel Júdice, Restaurateur and Author of The 500 Secrets of Lisbon, reveals that Lisbon was reinvented without losing its original charm and authenticity. Filipa Ferreira, Head Concierge of Tivoli Avenida...

Duration:00:43:46

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – House of Rock in Santa Rosa, California

10/10/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the arena and then broadcasts from the House of Rock in Santa Rosa, California. Joining Peter is Chris Coursey, Mayor of Santa Rosa, with an update on last year’s devastating fires that destroyed 5,000 homes in Sonoma County, and how the city is rebuilding. Tony Gossner, Fire Chief of Santa Rosa Fire Department, discusses 2017’s devastating fires, the impacts these fires had on Santa Rosa and what it took to combat them. Heather...

Duration:00:40:56

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Calabash Cove Resort and Spa in Saint Lucia

10/3/2018
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This week Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from Calabash Cove Resort and Spa hotel in Saint Lucia. Joining Peter is Prime Minister of Saint Lucia Allen Chastanet, who explains how village tourism allows Saint Lucia’s visitors to immerse into the culture and have a true and genuine experience of the island. He also outlines how the locals haven’t fairly benefited from tourism yet and what should be done about it. Guy Ellis, author of A History of St Lucia, has an update on the...

Duration:00:49:54

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Harrah’s in Las Vegas, Nevada

9/26/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from Harrah’s in Las Vegas, Nevada. Michael Massari, Don Ross and Sean McBurney from Caesars Palace report on the continuing explosion of meetings in Las Vegas, how the tourism formula is changing as well as some new directions in entertainment. Jonathan Ullman, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Mob Museum, talks about the real-life significance of the movie Casino, and its exhibits dedicated to Las Vegas characters. There’s all...

Duration:00:50:28

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Grand Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden

9/19/2018
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This week Travel Today with Peter Greenberg travels to the legendary Grand Hôtel in Stockholm, Sweden. Olov Amelin, Director at the Nobel Museum in Stockholm, demystifies the Nobel Prize’s nomination process and also dispels some common misconceptions about the prize. Then, Michelin star chef Niklas Ekstedt speaks about the traditional and surprisingly analog methods behind his kitchen at Ekstedt: no electricity, no gas, just wood. Julieta Spoerer, CEO and Founder of The Newbie Guide to...

Duration:00:50:54

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – The Thief Hotel in Oslo, Norway

9/12/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from The Thief hotel in Oslo, Norway, a cutting edge design hotel with a great story to tell. David Nikel, Author of Norway and Oslo travel guides (Moon Publications), talks about the wake-up call Oslo and the rest of the country received when The Thief hotel opened in the city and explains its role in modernizing what was once a Spartan approach to hospitality. Stein Olav Henrichsen, Director of The Munch Museum, discusses the event that...

Duration:01:01:03

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – The Azamara Pursuit's Maiden Voyage

9/5/2018
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This week Travel Today with Peter Greenberg Worldwide comes from the Azamara Pursuit, sailing out of Southampton, England to Bergen, Norway. Joining Peter this week is Captain Carl Smith, who shares the colorful past history of the Pursuit and how it now sails to some of the most interesting, smaller ports in Europe–destinations not accessible to the mega ships. Fiann Paul, Ocean Rower and 20-time Guinness World Records holder, talks about his experiences rowing in all the major oceans....

Duration:00:41:03

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – The Trafalgar St. James in London, England

8/29/2018
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This week Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the historic (and newly renovated) The Trafalgar St. James hotel in London. Joining Peter this week is Curator Christopher Riopelle from The National Gallery who will be talking about some surprising “new” American artists added to its collection. Kalyn Franke, Founder of Girl Gone London, talks about moving to London from Orlando as a study abroad student, what surprised her the most upon her arrival and the stereotypes she had to...

Duration:00:42:12

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – La Concha Resort in San Juan, Puerto Rico

8/22/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the La Concha Resort in Condado, San Juan, Puerto Rico — with a special report on this U.S. territory. We’re approaching the one year anniversary of the worst storm to hit Puerto Rico in 80 years and one of the deadliest Atlantic hurricanes. While power has finally been restored to the entire island, Peter reports on the continuing rebuilding efforts post-Maria, and how Puerto Rico is now returning and open to visitors. Peter talks with...

Duration:00:44:38

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg – Hotel Lutetia in Paris, France

8/15/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the Hotel Lutetia in Paris, France, an iconic, historic and luxury hotel on the Left Bank and newly reopened after a nearly four year, $234 million restoration and renovation. (First opened in 1910, it’s been the hangout for everyone from Charles de Gaulle to Pablo Picasso, from Ernest Hemingway to Josephine Baker). Catherine Down, Founder of Ciao Down, joins Peter with an all important update on the Parisian food scene, the stinkiest...

Duration:01:03:42

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg –The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe in Truckee, CA

8/8/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe in Truckee, California. Joining Peter is Wendy David, Mayor of South Lake Tahoe, who discusses maintaining the largest alpine lake in North America and the challenges that come with balancing development and preservation. Fire Chief Schwartz talks about the special challenges operating in Lake Tahoe’s district that extends 32 miles around the lake as well as using drones for backcountry rescue. Curator...

Duration:00:56:01

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg–Fairmont Amman Hotel in Amman, Jordan

8/1/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the Fairmont Amman Hotel in Jordan. Joining the show is Taleb Rifai, Jordanian Economist and, most recently, Secretary-General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization, who talks about the current U.S. travel ban and how it unintentionally serves the agenda of terrorists and some other unexpected consequences. Akel Biltaji, former Mayor of Amman, discusses his philosophy that heritage is for mankind and not just for man and then...

Duration:00:56:13

Travel Today with Peter Greenberg—Omni Providence Hotel in Providence

7/25/2018
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This week, Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from the Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island. Joining Peter is the Mayor of Providence, Jorge Elorza, on how Providence has always been a mid station for immigrant communities and diversity. Gail Ciampa, Food Editor of Providence Journal, reveals her favorite places to eat in Providence and explains why restaurants that look like bomb shelters are usually fabulous inside. And, Morgan Grefe, Executive Director of Rhode Island...

Duration:00:44:04