Category: From the Show

Recent Service Rankings of Hotels, Airlines, and More!

On the Sunday, May 12th, Mother’s Day edition of The Travel Guys…. * In the Travel News, the Utah Attorney General’s office is investigating Expedia for collusion with some major hotel chains.  Speaking of major hotel chains, Hilton has taken over the top spot from Marriott in “brand value,” as measured by Brand Finance Hotels...

Tips for Visiting Japan and Beach Blanket Babylon’s Last Year

On the Sunday, May 5th edition of The Travel Guys…. * In The Travel News, Marriott is going into the hotel rental business, aka Airbnb.  Believe it or not, the same week Marriott makes that announcement, Airbnb announces they are going into the hotel business.  Coincidence?  We think not.  The SAP Arena in...

Basic Economy Airfare and Upcoming Performances in Sacramento

On the Sunday, April 21st edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Expedia has struck new deals with suppliers, keeping hotels and air available on their platform.   A lack of customs officers is causing problems at airports around the country.  The problem: Many of the agents have been sent...

Safety Tips for Your Hotel Stay

On the Easter Sunday (April 21st) edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, United and Expedia are in a p-ssing contest, which could end up with United flights not being available on Expedia’s various platforms.  Sacramento has new air service.  Once a day non-stops to Santa Barbara on Contour...