Tagged: southwest airlines

Reopening continues at museums, hotels and theme parks

Listen Now On the Sunday, April 18th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, reopening continues at museums, hotels and attractions, especially theme parks. Southwest has announced new service to two Pacific Northwest cities, Eugene, Oregon, and Bellingham, Washington. While you would have to connect to those destinations (no non-stops from Sacramento), it’s important to note that Bellingham is very close to the Canadian border (when it reopens) and is also the jumping...

NYC launches effort to vaccinate Broadway workers

Listen Now On the Sunday, March 28th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, New York City launches an effort to vaccinate all the workers in the theater district, the former president’s hotels get dumped by a major booking group and a Southwest pilot has a rant on an open mic that probably won’t end well for him. In our Smarter Traveler segment, we talk about stadiums, theaters, spring and summer festivals, cruise...

New Executive orders impact the travel industry

Listen Now On the Sunday, January 24th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, several of President Biden’s Executive Orders during his first week on the job have impacted the travel industry; and could you live inside an airport for three months? We’ll tell you about one man who did. Vaccines and travel are undoubtedly going to be linked in the short term. In our Smarter Traveler segment, we discuss when this might...

Key West residents vote to limit cruise ship traffic

Listen Now On the Sunday, November 8th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, Southwest Airlines tells a passenger she isn’t covering enough of her body, removed her from the plane and then relents, but only with a qualification. Is it fair? Key West, a small destination over run by cruise ships in the past three years, saw its residents vote to put serious limitations on who and how many can disembark in...