Tagged: Tom Romano

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...

Why Having a Travel Agent is Valuable and Tips for Visiting NYC

This Sunday, April 30, on The Travel Guys… Our friend Chris Elliott recently penned an article on the value of having a travel agent/professional plan your trip.  We thought the topic worthy of discussion and asked our friend Gwen Duncan to join us for a discussion.  What is the value in using a travel agent? The whole “drag the guy off the plane” scene has had wide ranging repercussions not only at United, but elsewhere. ...

Listener Mail Bag and Great Information to Help Travelers with Special Needs

This Sunday (February 5th) on The Travel Guys… * Gwen Duncan of Cordially Yours Travel is a regular reporter and this week she comes to talk about how her agency makes a special effort to market to and service special needs travelers.  Gwen will explain how wide the range of special needs can be, give some examples of travelers she has helped and how, and suggest how special needs travelers can be best served when seeing...

Credit Card Disputes, #Travel Report, and Great Britain by Train

This Sunday (January 22nd) on The Travel Guys: Chris Elliott explains how you can use credit card chargebacks as a tool to get a merchant’s attention when you have a dispute.  There’s a right and a wrong way to do it and Chris helps our listeners understand when to consider this not-so-drastic step and what the downside might be. Nick Valenzuela debuts the #Hashtag Travel Report, designed for younger travelers with big dreams.  Nick talks...