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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Travel Like a Local, Not a Tourist


 "Traveling like a local means experiencing a new location just like a local would: immersing yourself in the culture, doing what they do, eating what they eat, and avoiding the cookie-cutter tourist experience."

"Like a Local" series includes New Orleans, the CaribbeanMiami and the KeysBuenos Aires and Cuba. E-book versions will be available July - and the next five titles in the series, New York, London, Peru, Washington, D.C., and the "Great Cities of Europe," are due out in April 2013.

The Caribbean - White sands, sea breezes, turquoise waters, coral reefs, reggae rhythms,—these are the siren call of the Caribbean, luring souls in search of relaxation. The Caribbean Like a Local captures the history, architecture, music and culinary traditions of the sunny islands in this southern sea. 

Peter Greenberg, America’s well-respected travel expert and Chief Contributing Editor of the series, shares insider insights and touring tips gleaned from his extensive experience in the travel industry, while Michelin star ratings point out compelling sights. Listings include atmospheric places to stay, dining spots with regional dishes, and nightspots that sizzle.

Check out this trailer for a few tips, and get a glimpse into how to travel "Like a Local!"  
                                                                                                  



Peter Greenberg is the Travel Editor for CBS News, appearing on CBS This Morning, CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley, CBS Sunday Morning, and other broadcast platforms. A multiple Emmy Award-winning investigative journalist and producer, Peter is also host of a nationally syndicated radio show, broadcast each week from a different remote location around the world.

Happy Travels
Linda