Tagged: Mark Hoffmann

Staycation Tips and A Place You Must Add to Your Bucketlist

Guest Josselyne Herman Saccio will tell us how to have a wonderful vacation at home while saving a lot of money.  Sort of travel without the travel part.  Or some great ideas for entertaining kids in the dog days of summer, you judge. Jessica Monsell is part of the team at Elliott.org, the leading consumer advocacy web site. (You see Chris’ travel column in Sunday’s Sacramento Bee.)  She has discovered a way restaurant guests are...

The End of Airline Mile Programs, Hotels for Adopting Dogs and How to Save Money on Your Next Flight

This Sunday (August 7) The Travel Guys are joined by Ben Schlappig, from the One Mile at a Time blog.  Ben is a favorite guest and he’s back to talk about recent changes to the American Airlines frequent flyer program and to give you some wisdom on what credit card is currently the best deal for travelers. Follow Ben at www.onemileatatime.com. Other guests include a Westin Hotel with a unique Adopt-a-Dog Program that is finding dozens of...

How Traveling Route 66 Was More Difficult for Some

This Sunday’s edition (July 31) of The Travel Guys features a pair of fascinating interviews.  First, Amy Lewis, one of KFBK’s morning news anchors, is joined by her husband Stuart to tell you about their trip to Rome, Paris and Amsterdam.  They have a wonderful way of storytelling that you will find entertaining, as well as picking up a number of travel tips along the way. Next is Candacy Taylor, who is part of a fascinating story...

A Town You Won’t Want to Miss When Traveling to Oregon

The Travel Guys are on the road this week, as the show broadcasts live from Ashland, Oregon, home of the famous Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  Ashland is a most unique village in southern Oregon, home to a wide variety of folks, and it’s a popular summer destination. Mark will be in Ashland, Tom in the studio in Sacramento.  We’ll talk about Ashland and the theater activities in town.  The second half of the show, Mark is joined...