By Jen Tota McGivney Choose your own mountain adventure in the Carolinas. The Carolinas offer an abundance of mountain getaways, but with the choices comes a tough decision: Which mountain getaway is best? It depends. Do you want to stay in a rustic campsite or a lakeside villa? Do you want to hike to waterfalls, […]Read more
Fins Car Wash
We’re proud to introduce our newest service to enhance and add value to your AAA Membership — Fins Car Wash! Our first location is expected to open in Greenville, S.C., with more locations scheduled to open in Greensboro, N.C., and Charleston, S.C. Fins is an exterior-only car wash offering three wash packages ranging from $8-$18. […]Read more
A Tale of Two Cities: North Augusta and Augusta
By Vanessa Infanzon Although the Savannah River separates North Augusta, South Carolina, and Augusta, Georgia, they work in tandem for a great day adventure or weekend getaway. North Augusta, South Carolina The charming town of North Augusta is just across the Savannah River from Augusta by way of 13th Street. The street changes names to […]Read more
Green with Envy
By Jason Frye These LEED certified, AAA Four Diamond accommodations are proof you don’t have to sacrifice luxury for an environmentally-friendly getaway. There was a time when travelers with a taste for luxury and the desire to go green had only a handful of options. Today a quartet of hotels and resorts in the Carolinas, […]Read more
Member Spotlight: Lynn and Cele Seldon
Thirty years ago, a military stint in Germany sparked Lynn Seldon’s work as a travel journalist. A few years later, his wife, Cele, traded in her marketing career to do the same. “Together we have the incredible opportunity to see the world and share it with readers across the country,” explains Lynn. From writing travel […]Read more
Go Explore: Pilot Mountain, N.C.
By Kristy Tolley If you’re familiar with The Andy Griffith Show, you’ll likely recall the mention of nearby city, Mount Pilot. Many speculate that the name was inspired by Pilot Mountain, which is located near Andy Griffith’s real-life hometown of Mount Airy. A visit to Pilot Mountain will reveal a charming blend of outdoor adventure, […]Read more
Diamond Spotlight: Rosemary Inn, North Augusta, S.C.
Rich in history, the Rosemary Inn is a beautiful bed and breakfast set inside a gorgeous mansion in North Augusta, South Carolina. Built in 1902 by the city’s founding father James U. Jackson, the inn is named for the stunning rosemary pine paneling you’ll see throughout the ceilings and walls of the property. Overlooking the […]Read more
Your Weekend Guide to Charleston, S.C.
Editor’s Escape A quick getaway to Charleston, S.C., is always an easy decision for our family. It’s one of my favorite places, so I’ll never pass up an opportunity to get down there. Boasting everything from historic tours and sundrenched beaches to eclectic dining options and varied accommodations, it’s not surprising that Charleston was recently […]Read more