Tagged: ride share

Updated Ride Sharing Safety Policies and More on Basic Economy

On the Sunday, November 17th edition of The Travel Guys: * In the Travel News, if you are traveling to Japan, you can now be fined for taking photos in the wrong places; and we tell you how you can get paid $2,000 to live green on Maui, along with an extra $4,000 for expenses here. * Our Smarter Traveler segment has an update on safety policies at ride sharing companies, a follow up on a story...

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...

Car Sharing, Flight Delays, Airline Water, and More!

Today, on Sunday, September 22nd edition of The Travel Guys…. In the Travel News, AAA tells us the best time to book our holiday travel, fall color season is likely late this year and a politician is taking a stand against, wait for it….”mid-flight flatulence.” Car sharing, flight delays and airline water are all featured as we make you a smarter traveler. Last week, we told you about how some hotels on the Vegas strip...

One reason why the cost of travel is increasing…

On the Sunday, September 3 edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News,  Disney Cruise Line has tightened/lengthened the time before your final payment is due and cancellation penalties take effect.  United’s president says it’s ok to charge families to sit together, “Because that’s what we do,” and Mark has an update on Alaska Airlines animals on board policy. * In our Smarter Traveler segment, the topic is the cost of travel.  Mark...