Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg
CBS Travel Editor Peter Greenberg empowers audiences with travel news, must-have information, and insider secrets known only to a select few in the industry. The series reveals the process of travel from the inside, giving viewers access to information from some of the best minds in the travel industry. Every week, Greenberg and a team of acclaimed experts - including editors from The Wall Street Journal and Travel Weekly - provide the tools and information needed to take charge of every trip, to deconstruct travel myths, and reveal the facts every traveler needs to know. From the wilds of Tasmania to roadside food stands in Mexico, from the cockpit of a wide-body jet in Abu Dhabi to hidden coffee plantations in Costa Rica, Greenberg's signature "Hidden Gems" segments highlight experiences beyond the realm of traditional guidebooks. Reports on the latest volunteer vacation opportunities around the world show viewers how they can help local communities every time they travel. For those travelling by car, The Travel Detective suggests "one-tank trips:" great, affordable places reachable on just one tank of gas.
The Boom in Medical Tourism & Hidden Gems of New Zealand (#108) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
The growing trend in medical tourism; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of New Zealand; a former NFL player-turned-pilot whose career has really taken off in Abu Dhabi.
How Safe is Your Commuter Flight? & Hidden Gems of Wales (#109) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Safety standards for regional airline pilots; Peter's "Hidden Gems" in Wales; how retired airplanes are being given a new life in the form of distinctive furniture and high-end houses.
World's Riskiest Airports & Hidden Gems of Turks & Caicos (#110) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Some of the world's most challenging airports for pilots; Peter's "Hidden Gems" on the Caribbean islands of Turks & Caicos; correspondent Alyssa Caverley shows how to give back while creating artisan chocolate in Costa Rica.
The Truth about Timeshares & Hidden Gems of Fort Lauderdale, Florida (#111) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Timeshare scams; Peter's "Hidden Gems" in Fort Lauderdale, Florida; an airline in the United Arab Emirates with service that is a throwback to the golden age of flying.
The Real Dangers of Pet Travel & Hidden Gems of Jamaica (#112) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Pet travel on board airplanes; correspondent Scott McCartney explains why airlines cancel lightly booked flights; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Jamaica.
Traveling to Off-Limits Nations & Hidden Gems of St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Florida (#113) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Travel Detective Peter Greenberg explores parts of the world considered off-limits but still accessible to adventurous travelers; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Florida; past lives of cruise ships.
The Truth about Frequent-Flier Programs & Hidden Gems of Malinalco, Mexico (#101) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVG
The truth about frequent-flier programs; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Malinalco, Mexico; Abu Dhabi's gold culture.
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