Tagged: cruises

Suddenly there are more pilots to fly commercial aircraft than we need

Listen Now On the Saturday, July 6th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, suddenly there are more pilots to fly commercial aircraft than we need; and our governor signed a last minute exception to the new junk fees law….benefiting restaurants in a big way. Reviews are an important part of the decision for many when buying hotel rooms, cruises, attractions and almost every aspect of travel. But reviews aren’t always for real,...

New California law leads the way as a major cruise line changes the way it displays prices

Listen Now On the Saturday, June 15th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, a new California law leads the way as a major cruise line changes the way it displays prices; and if you think trains are more crowded, Amtrak is on the way to setting all-time ridership records. In our Smarter Traveler segment, we remind you it’s going to be crowded everywhere this summer, our own airport is one example. The...

TSA and AAA say the number of Memorial Day Weekend travelers will set a record

Listen Now On the Saturday, May 18th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, both TSA and AAA say the number of people traveling on Memorial Day Weekend will set a record; the Mirage is closing in Las Vegas and we tell you about a cruise ship that failed a CDC inspection. The FAA reauthorization bill has made it through Congress, and with it come some long overdue passenger protections. We’ll review them...

Venice’s new tourism fees cause confusion

Listen Now On the Saturday, May 4th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, Southwest has a new Wednesday Sale idea that might save you some money on airfares, and Venice’s new tourism fees cause confusion on day one. First Time Cruisers and veterans will find something to make them a Smarter Traveler from our pre-cruise departure tip list. Airlines will have to start playing by new rules this July when it comes...