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.
Uncovering Phony Hotel Reviews & Hidden Gems of Valle de Bravo, Mexico (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Correspondent Tracy Gallagher exposes photo manipulation techniques used in hotel marketing; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Valle de Bravo, Mexico; Peter's carry-on bag essentials.
- KQED Life: Fri, Sep 30, 2016 -- 11:30pm
- KQED Life: Sat, Oct 1, 2016 -- 5:30am
The Truth about Travel Insurance & Hidden Gems of Bermuda (#107) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Which types of travel insurance are worth having; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Bermuda; correspondent Alyssa Caverley takes a "One-Tank Trip" to California's wine country in Santa Barbara.
Child Safety On Planes & Hidden Gems of Panama (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Why child safety seats should be required on airplanes; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Panama; correspondent Tracy Gallagher shows some tricks for childproofing a hotel room.
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.
- KQED Life: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
Are Intercity Buses the Future of Short-Haul Travel & Hidden Gems of Anchorage, Alaska (#105) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
The meteoric rise of intercity bus travel; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Anchorage, Alaska; advice for avoiding illness on cruises.
How Safe Is Your Hotel? & Hidden Gems of Costa Rica (#106) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Terror attacks and their effects on hotel security; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Costa Rica; correspondent Alyssa Chevrolet reports on an opportunity where volunteer vacationers help to protect endangered snakes.
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.
- KQED Life: Sun, Oct 30, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me