Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Hold Small Children on Your Lap on Airplanes

Seats

Don’t Hold Small Children on Your Lap on Airplanes Last month, Peter Greenberg and CBS This Morning hosted a very informative segment on the safety of small children on airplanes. They were joined by former National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) director Deborah Hersman, who’s currently trying to change the FAA regulations that state that children under the […]

Travel Video of the Week: How Safe Are Small Children on Airplanes?

CBS

Last week, Peter Greenberg and CBS This Morning hosted a very informative segment on the safety of small children on airplanes. They were joined by former National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) director Deborah Hersman, who’s currently trying to change the FAA regulations that state that children under the age of two can fly for free if […]

Travel Tip of the Day: The “Call from the Front Desk” Scam

Front desk

The “Call from the Front Desk” Scam Yesterday, I wrote about the “Let’s have a drink” scam. Well, here’s another one that’s making the rounds, including my buddy Peter Greenberg’s newsletter yesterday and DailyFinance.com. The “Call from the front desk” scam is when thieves call your hotel room pretending to be hotel employees who are […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Peter Greenberg’s Best Travel Tip

Peter Greenberg in Kenya

Peter Greenberg’s Best Travel Tip One of Peter Greenberg’s best travel tips is: “Never take a no from someone who is not empowered to give you a yes in the first place.” This is an excellent piece of advice for all travelers to remember and applies when you’re booking or changing flights, checking in at […]

Video of the Week: The challenge of getting Wi-Fi off the ground

Getting Wi-Fi off the ground

If you ever wanted an in-depth look at how airlines get Wi-Fi aboard commercial flights then check out this CBS News story by Peter Greenberg. I had no idea how much work went into getting Wi-Fi on a plane. To give you an idea, to get an entire 747 plane connected takes approximately 15 days. […]

Travel Style: Peter Greenberg

Peter Greenber

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name:   Peter Greenberg Occupation:  Travel Editor, CBS News Hometown:  Seat 3B Residence:  34,000 FEET Website: PeterGreenberg.com Twitter: @PetersGreenberg Facebook: Peter […]