Tagged: travel advisor

Cruise Passenger Protection Act mandates doctor on every ship

Listen Now On the Sunday, December 13th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, the new defense bill passed by the Senate and the House of Representatives this week contains a signature item from Sacramento Congresswoman Doris Matsui, the Cruise Passenger Protection Act, which was placed inside the bill. The defense spending bill could still be vetoed by President Trump. The Cruise Passenger Protection Act was originally introduced by Congresswoman Matsui in April...

The importance of using a travel advisor, especially during uncertain times

On the Sunday, May 31st edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, Southwest says you can return to Hawaii starting July 1, except Hawaii hasn’t yet agreed and tickets are not on sale.  With Hertz and several of its affiliated companies headed to bankruptcy, is it curtains for the car rental industry? Broadway San Francisco announces its new 2021 season here, but hedges its bet just a bit, with the season starting next year, instead of...

How to take Advantage of Southwest Sales

On the Sunday, May 26th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, it appears the state of Hawaii is about to take some serious action against Airbnb. A critical housing shortage is being made worse by homeowners ignoring current laws, so stiffer ones are in the making. * In our Smarter Traveler segment, Mark tells you how to take advantage of fare sales by Southwest Airlines…the only major carrier who allows you...

New Zealand Cruise Vacation Tips with Paul Robins

On the Sunday, February 10th edition of The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, Britain has declared war on resort fees and other “add-ons,” by declaring all fees must be included in the initial price.  FTC in Washington, DC, are you listening?  Plus, we tell you whether it’s best to use soap and water or hand sanitizer in the airplane restroom (spoiler alert, hand sanitizer is the right answer).  And there’s a flight attendant who went out...