Category: From the Show

The Military Convoy that Traveled Across the Historic Lincoln Highway

On the Sunday, September 15th edition of The Travel Guys: * In the Travel News, clubs on the Strip in Las Vegas have started charging a creative new fee to those who like to enjoy a cocktail.  It’s called a “venue fee” and it’s creating a firestorm among visitors.  Paying an additional fee to consume overpriced alcohol.  You MUST be kidding?  A historic military convoy traveled across the country on the Historic Lincoln Highway and...

Is Your Pre-Existing Condition Covered by Travel Insurance?

On the Sunday, September 8th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, an American Airlines mechanic apparently sabotaged one of his company’s aircraft, to insure it would not fly.  It’s apparently part of the ongoing mechanics’ labor issues with American, which is having a disastrous summer, between horrible weather and planes out of service due to mechanics playing strictly by the book.  What happens to cruise ship passengers when a hurricane means...

How to Prevent being Scammed by a Travel Advisor

On the Sunday, September 1st edition of The Travel Guys… *    In the Travel News, a runway will be closed all month at SFO, and if you are flying to or from there, you need to be on the alert.  United Airlines, which has 40% of the traffic at the airport, has already offered a travel waiver to get people to move their flights without penalty.  The TSA quickly rethought their stance on the...

Travel Insurance Tips

On the Sunday, August 25th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News – Are you one of the 49% of Americans who lie about wi-fi availability when you are on vacation?…..and we tell you the airports with the worst TSA security lines. * In our Smarter Traveler segment, we focus on Travel Insurance.  Are you one of the many people with a “pre-existing condition?”  How does that impact your ability to get...