Tagged: REAL ID

REAL ID Update from the director of the California DMV

The wreaths on the graves of fallen heroes at the Sacramento Valley Cemetery in 2019 On the Sunday, January 12th edition of The Travel Guys: * In the Travel News, the Ahwahnee Hotel’s latest problem in Yosemite Park is food-related, Leonardo DeCaprio plays a hand in saving a man overboard from a cruise ship and Alaska Airlines announces the last of their Sacramento – Hawaii service will end in June. * Tom interviews Steve Gordon,...

Tips for playing the points and/or mileage game

On the Sunday, November 10th edition of The Travel Guys, live from Sacramento and Kapa’a, Hawaii, on the island of Kauai… In the Travel News, Airbnb deals with a halloween party gone very bad in northern California and announces some new safety regulations.  Are they enough? Homeland Security is starting to realize that Real ID may have some problems getting everyone ready to travel by October 1st of next year and is proposing putting more of...

How Airlines have Devalued their Frequent Flyer Programs

On the Sunday, October 13th edition of The Travel Guys on KFBK 93.1 FM/1530AM… In the Travel News, Sacramento was ranked by Wallet Hub as the #1 city in the country when it comes to the affordability and availability of highly rated restaurants.  Quite a step up for a sleepy state capitol.  The Empire State Building in NYC has reopened their observation level, after a remodel did away with many of the things blocking the spectacular view...

Do You have the Correct ID to Fly in 2020? An Important Reminder to Have a REAL ID

On the Sunday, September 29th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, it’s time to start considering a Real ID.  We have some tips and you can find a complete guide here.  The deadline is October 1st of NEXT year. * A great American tradition, the dining car on the train, is officially going away.  Amtrak is going to pre-prepared foods on its long-distance trains.  Darn. * Steve LaRosa gives us his latest What’s...