Travel Guys Radio Show

When Does an Airline Owe You a Hotel Stay and Rideshares vs Taxis

On the Sunday, March 1st edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, airlines and hotels are allowing cancellations to a growing number of international destinations because of the Corona Virus.  Check with your airline or hotel for an update.  Remember, only selected international destinations are impacted.  Alaska and American Airlines are back in bed together again.  You can earn miles for one while flying the other, redeem awards, etc.  This comes only...

Travel the World as a Housesitter and Hawaii Travel Tips

On the Sunday, February 23rd edition of The Travel Guys…. * In the Travel News, there is relief coming on the Real ID situation. You can now complete some of the process online.  United Airlines has joined Jet Blue is raising checked bag fees by $5. Expect the other carriers to follow quickly. We also offer an update on the Corona Virus. * We found a couple from New Zealand making a living as house...

11 Rules For Not Slowly Growing to Hate Your Traveling Companion

On the Sunday, February 16th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, there could be an extension to the Real ID deadline coming in October…but only for those who have the TSA Pre-Check designation. We make you a Smarter Traveler by sharing 11 Rules For Not Slowly Growing to Hate Your Traveling Companion, and reminding travelers that premium coach seats on most planes are nothing more than a seat in a preferred location.  You...

Ditching single use plastics while traveling

On the Sunday, February 9th edition of The Travel Guys… *    In the Travel News, Marriott, in two separate moves, cuts the value of your Bonvoy points pretty significantly.  Between the new “peak/non-peak” award chart, and the “annual realignment” of awards for individual properties, considerable value has been lost for some. Cruise ships are scrambling to respond to the Coronavirus, dropping planned stops in China, refusing Chinese passengers and even getting stuck in quarantine. ...