Tagged: car rental

Hawaii is expecting a big summer, but vaccine/testing requirements remain

Listen Now On the Sunday, May 9th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, Hawaii is expecting a big summer with lots of visitors – but vaccine/testing requirements remain in place for most. USTOA, one of the country’s largest tour operator groups, says despite limited cruising, Alaska is the most inquired about/booked destination for the summer, with Arizona, Florida, Wyoming and Utah close behind, as travelers continue to prefer beaches and wide open...

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...

Tips on Hotel Fire Safety, Rental Cars, and More

On the Sunday, July 22nd edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, TSA has a new rule about what you can put in your carry on. We tell you how to avoid extra screening. Hint: It involves powdered substances. * In our Smarter Traveler segment, Clayton Whitehead, sitting in for Tom, asks if you know how to get out of your historic hotel if there’s a fire; and Mark tells you what to do if you show up at the car rental...

Travel Waivers and Tom’s Unforgettable Experience in Oregon

This Sunday (Oct. 16) on The Travel Guys…. In the Travel News, Mark tells us about new air service in Northern California and of a bearded man in the United Airlines Club in Chicago. Who could the mystery man be? Gwen Duncan is in house to talk about Travel Waivers issued by the airlines in bad weather; Jessica Monsell stops by to talk about age discrimination at the car rental counter; and Tom shares his...