Category: From the Show

Tips for playing the points and/or mileage game

On the Sunday, November 10th edition of The Travel Guys, live from Sacramento and Kapa’a, Hawaii, on the island of Kauai… In the Travel News, Airbnb deals with a halloween party gone very bad in northern California and announces some new safety regulations.  Are they enough? Homeland Security is starting to realize that Real ID may have some problems getting everyone ready to travel by October 1st of next year and is proposing putting more of...

The Future is NOT Plastic

On the Sunday, November 3rd edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, we suggest you check out a sale Princess Cruises is offering on select departures for the first half of next year (https://www.princess.com/cruise-deals-promotions/) and the DOT (Department of Transportation) is looking at relaxing the tarmac rule and it’s not good news for travelers.  Southwest says the camera in the bathroom incident didn’t actually happen (?) and we have an update on tourism in...

Words to Avoid When Resolving Travel Issues

On the Sunday, October 27th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, the current administration in Washington has dealt another blow to those wishing to travel to Cuba.  Within the next 90 days, all air flights to any city except Havana will be banned.  This will make it difficult for Cuban Americans to visit family and relatives on the island, and for travelers to create the best itineraries to visit.  The president...

Are Vacation Rentals Now Charging Extra Fees?

On the Sunday, October 20th edition of The Travel Guys… *    In the Travel News, we talk about cities with the most fake hotel reviews (according to fraud detection company Fakespot).  Houston and Chicago top the list.  Remember the man who was arrested for “using a cell phone in the lobby while black” at the Doubletree Hotel in Portland last December?  Even though he had his room key and was a registered guest?  We update...