Category: From the Show

Words to Avoid When Resolving Travel Issues

On the Sunday, October 27th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, the current administration in Washington has dealt another blow to those wishing to travel to Cuba.  Within the next 90 days, all air flights to any city except Havana will be banned.  This will make it difficult for Cuban Americans to visit family and relatives on the island, and for travelers to create the best itineraries to visit.  The president...

Are Vacation Rentals Now Charging Extra Fees?

On the Sunday, October 20th edition of The Travel Guys… *    In the Travel News, we talk about cities with the most fake hotel reviews (according to fraud detection company Fakespot).  Houston and Chicago top the list.  Remember the man who was arrested for “using a cell phone in the lobby while black” at the Doubletree Hotel in Portland last December?  Even though he had his room key and was a registered guest?  We update...

How Airlines have Devalued their Frequent Flyer Programs

On the Sunday, October 13th edition of The Travel Guys on KFBK 93.1 FM/1530AM… In the Travel News, Sacramento was ranked by Wallet Hub as the #1 city in the country when it comes to the affordability and availability of highly rated restaurants.  Quite a step up for a sleepy state capitol.  The Empire State Building in NYC has reopened their observation level, after a remodel did away with many of the things blocking the spectacular view...

Will resort fees finally be a thing of the past?

On the October 6th edition of The Travel Guys: *    In The Travel News, the entry of Southwest into the Sacramento-Hawaii market has seen it’s first casualty.  Alaska Airlines will stop flying non-stop to Kona in March.  The airline has been flying the route 3-4 days a week since the spring.  With Southwest adding non-stop flights to Honolulu and soon to Maui, with direct service to Kona, Alaska decided to cut and run.  A...