All-New 2014 Chevrolet Silverado Ups The Ante
Pick-up trucks are the most profitable vehicles in the automotive industry and Chevrolet has raised the ante with an all-new Silverado 1500 for 2014 with rugged good looks, new engines with more horsepower, revised steering, suspension and brakes and more robust towing capability. The result is one of the most muscular appearing full-size pickup trucks […]Read more
What’s New On Kauai?
Fab new restaurants. Fun new activities. Fine hotels refurbished. Kauai – Hawaii’s “garden island” – has blossomed big time in recent years. Here’s our list of the top 10 new reasons to visit (or revisit) Kauai: Tubing Down Sugar Plantation Canals Don a helmet with headlamp and jump into a big inflatable tube. You’re going […]Read more
Almost Stranded in Canada!
When the Lyons’ passport cards didn’t allow them to fly home fromCanada, Mr. Lyons’ son called the AAA Matthews office, which quickly came up with a solution in getting them a transfer from Quebec City to Montreal upon disembarkation. With a car rental from Montreal to Burlington, VT and rebooked flights home, the couple were […]Read more
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
In your local AAA office, members can get the best value by pre-purchasing tickets to attractions and get advice on the best hotels and routes to their destinations. Busch Gardens Tampa has one of the top animal education centers in North America and is home to more exotic and endangered species than any other destination […]Read more
If you think Florida is all about spring break, t-shirt shops and crowded beaches, you need to sample the laid-back, down-home feel of Amelia Island. Located on the Sunshine state’s northeast coast just south of the Georgia border, Amelia Island is a quieter, less boisterous getaway experience than many of the more high-traffic Florida destinations […]Read more
An Island Getaway with a Large Fun Quotient — Aruba Ariba!
“Aruba Ariba!” That is both the island’s nearly-red, tropical cocktail and what is said when you toast the moon! “One happy island,” is emblazoned on the local license plates. Arubans have a special brand of happiness fused with hospitality and a dose of genuine warmth. This attitude is contagious! An upbeat, positive vacation experience awaits […]Read more
A truly royal ceremony last June saw Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge (Catherine “Kate” Middleton) christen the first new ship in five years for fabled Princess Cruises. The Royal Princess was most definitely worth the wait. The Duchess stood on the naming platform with Capt. Tony Draper and cut a rope that sent […]Read more
Spring into Car Maintenance
Spring is officially upon us. That means many of us will travel around the Carolinas in the coming weeks, and our vehicles will be the expected to transport us safely and reliably. Fortunately, today’s cars are more reliable than ever. To ensure that wonderful reliability, it’s important for you to take the lead these four […]Read more