Category: From the Show

How to get more elbow room by paying for a middle seat

On the Sunday, December 8th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Uber finally releases its long promised security report and it’s not good; and we explain why the argument that skipping housekeeping is not the favor to the environment you think it is, not to mention the hotels are “cleaning up” on those of you who don’t (clean up that is). *In our Smarter Traveler segment, we tell you how to...

An Important Tip for Traveling Abroad and Holiday River Trains

On the Sunday, December 1st edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Uber has run a fowl of the transportation authorities in London and has “lost” its license to operate in the city.  The penalty is suspended however, giving Uber a small window in which to fix their regulatory issues, including passenger safety.  The Travel Guys highlighted Uber’s safety record and policies in a recent program…  Airlines don’t have a lot of...

TSA Holiday Airport Tips and a Visit from a Local Band

On the Sunday, November 24th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Hawaiian Airlines flight attendants have voted to strike for the first time in the company’s 90 year history.  The vote was nearly unanimous.  The earliest a strike could legally occur would be sometime in January/February.  Experts think that is unlikely, considering the increased competition in the islands with the addition of Southwest Airlines.  A strike would be particularly harmful to...

Updated Ride Sharing Safety Policies and More on Basic Economy

On the Sunday, November 17th edition of The Travel Guys: * In the Travel News, if you are traveling to Japan, you can now be fined for taking photos in the wrong places; and we tell you how you can get paid $2,000 to live green on Maui, along with an extra $4,000 for expenses here. * Our Smarter Traveler segment has an update on safety policies at ride sharing companies, a follow up on a story...