Author: The Travel Guys

Work has begun on new high-speed rail between Las Vegas and Los Angeles

Listen Now On the Saturday, May 25th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, work has begun on the new high-speed rail between Las Vegas and the Los Angeles area and food delivery services are putting the pressure on hotel room service – many hotels are discontinuing it altogether. Nine different airlines allow you to make a free stay over in their country when your flight connects there. Iceland and Portugal are among...

TSA and AAA say the number of Memorial Day Weekend travelers will set a record

Listen Now On the Saturday, May 18th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, both TSA and AAA say the number of people traveling on Memorial Day Weekend will set a record; the Mirage is closing in Las Vegas and we tell you about a cruise ship that failed a CDC inspection. The FAA reauthorization bill has made it through Congress, and with it come some long overdue passenger protections. We’ll review them...

Amtrak is having a sale on many of their long distance trains

Listen Now On the Saturday, May 11th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, Amtrak is having a sale on many of their long distance trains through May 16th. Save at least 30% on certain classes of service. Business travel is showing a significant rebound, and a study pretends to tell us which day of the week to buy your airline tickets. We have our doubts about the findings. Consumer households are paying,...

Venice’s new tourism fees cause confusion

Listen Now On the Saturday, May 4th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, Southwest has a new Wednesday Sale idea that might save you some money on airfares, and Venice’s new tourism fees cause confusion on day one. First Time Cruisers and veterans will find something to make them a Smarter Traveler from our pre-cruise departure tip list. Airlines will have to start playing by new rules this July when it comes...