Author: The Travel Guys

A Great New Website for Travelers and All Consumers

The November 8th edition of The Travel Guys features an appearance by Christopher Elliott.  Chris is one of the best consumer advocates in the country.  He writes for USA Today and his column appears in the Sunday Travel Section of The Bee.  His new website, www.elliott.org, is fast becoming one of the most popular consumer sites in the country. Gwen Duncan has alarming details on a new program from the car rental companies regarding cancellations.  It’s information...

Join our Travel Roundtable…

The November 1st edition of The Travel Guys features a Travel Round Table.  Clayton Whitehead joins Tom and Mark as they discussed a wide variety of travel subjects, including ride-sharing, house-sharing, those nasty resort fees and tips for surviving an extended airport layover. Listeners will have a chance to win some great prizes by calling in and sharing your “Travel Personality” with us.  Listen for the signal to call. At the end of the show,...

River Cruising and Pilgrimages in Europe

This week’s show features two great topics, pilgrimages of the biggest kind and River Cruising in Europe. Clayton Whitehead, one of our road reporters, will be talking about his physical and spiritual journey last month along the Camino de Santiago, a 480-mile pilgrimage walk through northern Spain.  Gwen Duncan is back with us after a short absence, and she has some terrific information to share about European River Cruises.  The guys will ask her about...

New Zealand, Q & A, Who’s Coming to SMF?

A busy Sunday afternoon with The Travel Guys includes a visit by Travel Writer (www.smartertravel.com) and Consumer Advocate Ed Perkins. Ed is one of our favorite guests and this week we ask and receive some excellent tips on Visiting New Zealand (Ed just returned from there), along with his thoughts on the new sharing economy and how it impacts travel (think Uber, airbnb, Outdoorsy, etc.). Mark dips into the online mail bag to answer some...