Category: From the Show

Special Mother’s Day Stories and Answers to Virus Related Travel Questions

  A small plaque remembering Travel Guys co-host Mark Hoffmann’s mom can be seen in Capital Park’s Rose Garden. On the Sunday, May 10, Mothers Day edition of The Travel Guys:   In the Travel News, Delta drops 10 cities from its route map, Norwegian Cruise Line raises $2 billion to help avoid bankruptcy and Frontier Airlines gives the Sleazy Airline Award of the Year for offering to “sell” you the middle seat for $39.  That’s the same...

What will get people traveling again once restrictions are lifted?

vOn the Sunday, May 3rd edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, we have the winners of the annual Freddie Awards, voted on by travelers, the show honors the best in customers service, award/reward programs and promotions, all voted on by travelers themselves.  For a complete list of winners, go here. As economies begin to open up state by state, people may consider traveling again.  In our Smarter Traveler segment we ask the question, besides...

Travel Updates from Christopher Elliott in France and Travel Advisor Gwen Duncan

On the Sunday, April 26th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, the last cruise ship left on the oceans has finally finished its travels; and perhaps you heard the ranting by the mayor of Las Vegas last week.  She may have “crapped out” with her comments… Bob Simms, the outdoor expert at KFBK, joins us to talk about where you can fish or take out your boat right now.  Options are limited as trout...

Potential Travel Bargains to Watch Out

On the Sunday, April 19th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, most airlines are now guaranteeing an open middle seat, if you are flying to Canada you MUST wear a face mask and the Spy Museum is offering Spy Classes for kids online, perhaps the coolest idea in History!  Plus, we tell you about a host of virtual travel videos (find many of the links on the show list). Travel bargains will abound soon.  Will...