Tagged: Mark Hoffmann

The Little Town of Long Beach and Tom Shares Tips from Disney World 

  This Sunday, October 22nd, on the Travel Guys… * Mark is in studio, Tom is on the road, checking in from Orlando, where he’s spent time at Disney World and he has an update list of things to make you a smarter Disney visitor on your next trip. * In the Travel News, Southwest Airlines has an incredible offer for residents of California only. It is perhaps the most generous offer by an airline in...

Rosie the Riveter Home Front Festival & Avoiding Road Rage

This Sunday, on the June 25th edition of The Travel Guys: In the Travel News, Mark is reporting a significant change in the cancellation policies for many Marriott branded hotels.  It was done quietly, without a public announcement.  Many properties are now collecting a cancellation fee if you don’t cancel at least 48 hours prior to arrival. The old rule was generally 24 hours, up from 6pm day of arrival just in recent years.  Beware,...

44th Annual Sacramento Music Festival is just around the corner

This Sunday, May 14, on The Travel Guys… The Sacramento Music Festival is arguably the largest event of the year in our city. Born from the Dixieland Jazz Jubilee, it has morphed into a musical event for fans of all ages. More than just jazz, there’s everything from Rock and Roll to the Blues to Country and even tunes with a Latin beat. We’ll tell you how you can be a “Smarter Event-goer” at the...

New Airplane With Decreased Legroom and Answering Some Listener Questions

This Sunday, May 7, on The Travel Guys, live from Sacramento and Cincinnati… In the Travel News, American Airlines has announced that their new 737s will have even less leg room than their existing planes, cutting 1-2 inches off every seat.  Mark is a bit outraged, and can’t believe the timing of the announcement, coming on the heels of the United and American “on board” incidents of recent weeks and Congress’ promise to crack down...