Also known as the "Travel Detective"—he has published several books with that moniker—Greenberg was brought to NBC's Today
by Jeff Zucker
. Previously, Greenberg was the West Coast correspondent for Newsweek
, among other publications. In addition to his television duties, Greenberg produces a radio show, Eye on Travel
, for CBS Radio
; and an online travel site, PeterGreenberg.com. He also produces television specials, such as the highly rated "Inside American Airlines: A Week in the Life" and "Cruise Inc."
Greenberg also produces and hosts The Travel Detective
TV series on public television stations. 
Greenberg was born to a Jewish
Before his current CBS Radio Show, he served as a talk show host on 790 KABC in Los Angeles. Greenberg served as Vice-President of television development for Paramount
, where he helped develop such shows as MacGyver
. At MGM
, he ran the creative team that developed thirtysomething
His books include "The Best Places for Everything", "New Rules of the Road", and "Don't Go There: The Travel Detective's Essential Guide to the Must-Miss Places of the World". Perhaps unusual for a travel journalist, this book highlights places readers should avoid.
- ^ Nayer, Melanie (January 13, 2010). "SO WHAT DO YOU DO, PETER GREENBERG, TRAVEL EDITOR, CBS NEWS?". Mediabistro.com. Retrieved November 21, 2014.
- ^ "The Travel Detective". WTTW Chicago. 2016-02-24. Retrieved 2019-01-29.
- ^ Schleier, Curt (May 6, 2014). "Netanyahu Plays Tour Guide". Jewish Daily Forward.
- ^ 'Peter Greenberg and Gary Sain to be inducted into Travel Hall of Leaders' Archived 2012-11-19 at the Wayback Machine
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