Tagged: Gwen Duncan

Outdoor Fire Safety Tips and Remembering Anthony Bourdain

On the Sunday, June 10th edition of The Travel Guys… *    In the Travel News, Southwest is selling fewer tickets since the engine incident; and the travel industry appears to be waking up to the dangers of plastic in our ocean, as NCL and a Galapagos Islands tour operator both announce initiatives to keep plastic out of our ocean.  Plus soccer fans traveling to Russia for the World Cup are being warned about using their electronic...

Riverboat Cruising and a World Famous Brothel

This Sunday, October 29th, on The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, security is a little tighter for people heading into the U.S. on an international flight, it could cost you money to cross the street in Honolulu and Stockton Airport officials apparently have lost their sense of direction.  Mark has details. * In our Smarter Traveler segment, Gwen Duncan stops in to talk about Riverboat cruises.  They are increasingly popular both in the...

Do Cruise Lines Have Weather Waivers?

This Sunday, October 1st, on The Travel Guys… In the Travel News, Sacramento International Airport is celebrating its 50th birthday, and Mark will tell you how to get free tickets to the party. And another passenger has been dragged from a plane, but the storyline is a bit different this time. In our Smarter Traveler segment last week, we talked about “weather waivers” that airlines offer in cases like hurricanes.  This week, Gwen tells us how...

Why Having a Travel Agent is Valuable and Tips for Visiting NYC

This Sunday, April 30, on The Travel Guys… Our friend Chris Elliott recently penned an article on the value of having a travel agent/professional plan your trip.  We thought the topic worthy of discussion and asked our friend Gwen Duncan to join us for a discussion.  What is the value in using a travel agent? The whole “drag the guy off the plane” scene has had wide ranging repercussions not only at United, but elsewhere. ...