Category: From the Show

Improve your travel literacy with Christopher Elliott

On the Sunday, October 7th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, the first Krispy Kreme donut store opened in Ireland.  It was intended to be a 24-hour a day operation, but after only a week, the overwhelming crowds and traffic problems caused the store to close overnight.  American Airlines CEO Doug Parker makes a strange argument.  He says seats on his planes with LESS room are actually more comfortable.  We find out what...

10 Misleading Travel Terms

On the Sunday, September 30th edition of The Travel Guys… * In The Travel News, a U.S. judge says no to the grizzly bear hunt in Yellowstone, American Airlines is raising the price of alcohol in the sky and one of our favorite hotels might be on the verge of being voted the most haunted hotel in the country! * When you are shopping for travel, certain words and phrases are found often.  We’ve corralled 10...

Airbnb’s Hidden Fees and an Update on Redding, CA

On the Sunday, September 23rd edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, American Airlines says if Congress limits what they can charge in ridiculous ticket change fees, they will just make the tickets completely non-refundable/changeable.  Where is this spat going?  Who knows, but it’s fun to watch… * Hidden fees have come to Airbnb type vacation rentals, and we have some words of wisdom for potential renters. * The Redding area is...

When to cancel travel plans during hurricane season

On the Sunday, September 16th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Sacramento International Airport has a new Director of Airports.  She is Cynthia Nichol, a long time airport executive most recently from Portland.  The FBI has announced they have found a pair of Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers and returned them to their owner.  The slippers had been missing for over a decade since they were stolen from a museum in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, Judy’s...