Fun in Fort Lauderdale
Editor’s Escape Recently my husband and I participated in one of the Celebrity Edge inaugural sailings, detailed in “Top 5 Reasons to Sail the Celebrity Edge.” The cruise left from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Neither of us has spent much time in the area, so we just had to add a couple of […]Read more
Why You Should Plan a Trip to the Wright Brothers National Memorial
By Cele and Lynn Seldon Millions of history buffs, aviation enthusiasts and beach vacationers to North Carolina’s Outer Banks have made their way to the Wright Brothers National Memorial since the dedication of the First Flight Marker and laying of the monument cornerstone in 1928. Celebrating the 1903 first powered flight of Orville and Wilbur […]Read more
In the Market for a Used Car?
AAA Insurance offers tips to help you identify potential scams before you buy. When hurricanes hit the Carolinas last year, automotive officials estimated that as many as 40,000 vehicles were damaged by floods. Flood damage can cause many problems, and insurance companies typically mark these cars as totaled and sell them to salvage companies. However, […]Read more
Don’t Stream and Drive
Research shows that SMS text messaging while driving is down. However, streaming and recording video behind the wheel is way up. Data use on a mobile device includes FaceTime, Netflix, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook. Troubling incidents of watching and recording video while driving are becoming too common. Recently, a teen live streamed a video […]Read more
Diamond Spotlight: O. Henry Hotel, Greensboro, N.C.
The O. Henry Hotel is named after American writer and Greensboro native William Sydney Porter, whose pen name was O. Henry. His short stories are known for their surprise endings and this luxury property that bears his name is full of surprises. Each of the elegant 130 guestrooms and eight suites is spacious […]Read more
Smooth Move with AAA Partners
Peak moving season is upon us! Use your AAA discounts to make it easier. AAA Members receive the first month FREE, plus a $20 Amazon gift card at SpareFoot. Need a truck to get it there? Use your Penske discount and save up to 20 percent on truck rentals. Going for the long haul? No […]Read more
5 Best Islands
A tropical island is the ideal choice for many vacationers. Here are our top picks for 2019! Greek Islands Greece includes 6,000 islands and islets scattered across the Aegean and Ionian seas. Only 227 are inhabited. Ideal climate and accessibility make them extremely popular. Enjoy scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing and snorkeling. Many islands also boast […]Read more
A New Level For Transparency in Auto Repair
Over 2 million Carolinians trust AAA to get them back on the road, and they can trust AAA Car Care to keep them there! Last year, over 200,000 Carolinians relied on AAA Car Care to repair or maintain their vehicles — and for good reason. For nearly 100 years, AAA has been an advocate for […]Read more