Tagged: Mexico

Canada and Mexico accessible by air despite border remaining closed

Listen Now On the Sunday, August 22nd edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, the Canadian and Mexican borders remain closed. But wait, it’s only the BORDER that’s closed, you can still get into Mexico and Canada by air. What the heck? And you’ll be masking up on planes and trains until January of next year. If you have to pre-test for COVID before traveling, there are a few really important things you...

How thousands of Americans are vacationing in Mexico

Listen Now On the Sunday, December 27th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, we discuss how the border to Mexico is closed, but if you fly ABOVE the border, it’s a different story….an interesting story for sure. How thousands of Americans are vacationing in Mexico. Favorite guest Ed Perkins is on board to discuss how and when he sees travel coming together. Ed’s been writing about travel a long time, so his...

Rick Steves’ “No-Travel Tips” and an Airline Bailout Update

On the Sunday, August 23rd edition of The Travel Guys…   In the Travel News, Delta says they will block the middle seats on their aircraft until the 1st of the year.  In addition, they will keep smaller, regional aircraft (which do not have middle seats) to 2/3 capacity.  Expect some others to follow.  Some resort destinations are considering “bubbles,” where you do not leave the resort during your entire stay.  Hawaii is on the list. Our Smarter...

How to Find the Help You Need to Resolve a Problem and Expert Advice for Vacationing in Mexico

This Sunday (August 21st) on The Travel Guys…. Guests: Chris Elliott, Consumer Advocate Extraordinaire Gwen Duncan, Cordially Yours Travel Chris joins us to discuss a recent column at Elliott.org about “How executives hide from you and why you shouldn’t let them.”    The topic at hand is whether or not it’s proper for people with “Customer Service” (or similar monikers) in their titles to hide from the public by disguising or not publishing their email...