Tagged: travel safety

A series of storms is making air travel treacherous

Listen Now On the Saturday, January 13th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, an update on when United and Alaska might have their 737-900 jets back in the sky; a series of storms is making air travel treacherous, especially in the middle of the country; and Costco and Southwest have a couple of travel deals, which expire January 14th. Our Smarter Traveler segment goes over the small things you can make a...

Spirit Airlines put an unaccompanied minor on the wrong flight to Florida

Listen Now On the Saturday, December 30th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, Spirit Airlines put an unaccompanied minor on the wrong flight to Florida, and then made the family drive 160 miles to pick him up. Talk about screwing up and then complicating the issue. Las Vegas Strip casinos have all raised their parking costs again. Remember when it was free to park on The Strip? Wasn’t that long ago. In...

An Important Tip for Traveling Abroad and Holiday River Trains

On the Sunday, December 1st edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Uber has run a fowl of the transportation authorities in London and has “lost” its license to operate in the city.  The penalty is suspended however, giving Uber a small window in which to fix their regulatory issues, including passenger safety.  The Travel Guys highlighted Uber’s safety record and policies in a recent program…  Airlines don’t have a lot of...

Discover Important Safety Information about Your Upcoming Destination

This Sunday, Dec. 3rd, on The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, American Airlines seems to have found enough of their pilots to fly over the holidays…at double holiday pay.  American Airlines stockholders should be thrilled.  Plus, Mark has the schedules for the new Vancouver – Sacramento service on Air Canada.  Our international airport is becoming more international! * Rick Steves was in Sacramento last Sunday night, to deliver his “Travel as a Political Act“ presentation.  Despite what...