Travel Guys Radio Show

Why to NOT put your room at Marriott on your Marriott credit card

On the April 1st edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, American Airlines CEO says lousy routes get lousy planes.  We sorta knew that, but did you really want to publicly SAY that…and the cell phone service is FINALLY getting better at LAX. * In our Smarter Traveler segment we tell you why your Marriott credit card isn’t the best way to pay the bill for your Marriott stay.  Yup, your Starwood AMEX actually...

How to Taste the World with Locals

Travel Guy Mark Hoffmann was at the March For Our Lives in Washington, DC yesterday and will share his thoughts on the show On the March 25th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, Giants fans may have to pay more to park at A’s games this year……and a bumped United passenger hits the $10,000 compensation jackpot… In our Smarter Traveler segment, Mark explains why accepting a voucher from an airline might not...

Tom and Steve’s Food Tasting Experience at Milagro Centre

On the March 18th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, Mark takes time to break down the Year of the Dog at United Airlines. The good folks at United sent a dog home to Kansas from Japan in a PRIVATE JET, then diverted another plane to deliver a dog that had been routed wrong.  Mark and Tom have their own personal takes on the situation and they might surprise you. Tom and...

What is Dynamic Airfare and is it Legal?

On the March 11th edition of The Travel Guys…. In the Travel News, upscale Ubers and Lyfts in NYC will soon be getting those obnoxious TV screens in the back of the car; and we have a strong warning for those of you who rent cars without knowing the company you are renting from. Ed Perkins, longtime consumer reporter and advocate, joins us to talk about the ever looming subject of “customized” airfares.  You know, when you log...