Fall is a Great Time to Travel to the Caribbean!
Fall in the Caribbean could be described as “the endless, perfect summer”. The weather is warm – mid-to-upper 80s – but not scorching, there is typically less rainfall, summer crowds have returned home and winter crowds haven’t arrived yet. In addition, you’ll have the beaches practically to yourself, rates for accommodations are discounted and even […]Read more
A Caribbean cruise is closer than you think.
A Caribbean cruise is closer than you think. With Charleston and Florida cruise ports within a day’s drive – or less of the Carolinas – its easy (and more economical) to visit the Caribbean. The Port of Charleston hosts 4, 5, 6 and 7-day Carnival Cruises. The shorter cruises visit the Bahamas with stops at […]Read more
What are TripTiks & How Do I Get One?
For those times when our mobile phones and GPS devices cannot connect, nothing beats a hard copy backup plan. While the world seems to have left paper maps behind, AAA's customers prove there is still a high demand for printed material. The first TripTik is still a customer favorite. Personalized maps are printed out and bound for […]Read more
Be awed by the Sky Dwellers of the North
The Northern Lights refer to one of the most awe-inspiring natural wonders of the world, the Aurora Borealis, and offers viewers a dramatic, majestic display of dancing lights in the night sky. The sparkling lights of the aurora are actually clashes between electrically charged particles from the sun that enter the Earth’s magnetic field. Each […]Read more
World Beer Festival in Raleigh
The World Beer Festival offers the best place to explore new local breweries, without having to buy a 6-pack. Sample from a collection of the best NC beers. Take a tour of our home state’s finest brewery offerings. Revisit old favorites and discover new ones. The NC Beer Garden is its own adventure. Like their brewing […]Read more
Top 5 Reasons to Visit the Canadian Rockies
On July 1, 2017, Canada turns 150 years old. If you're thinking of visiting our neighbor to the north, this is the perfect year to do it. And, one of the most scenic parts of Canada are the western Canadian Rockies. Here are AAA's Top 5 reasons to visit: The National Parks. There are seven […]Read more
Lowdown on TSA Pre-Check
Standing in long security lines is no fun and can slow you down. With the TSA Pre-Check, you will have expedited screening that allows you to hustle through the airport without removing your shoes, laptops, liquids, belts, or light jackets. For a nominal fee and a little advance effort, this could be you. There are basically three […]Read more
Hotel Room Name Glossary
Traveling today is easier than ever with the help of your AAA Travel agent. With the plethora of destination and accommodation choices, planning a vacation can be overwhelming. From the standard to deluxe room designation to the deluxe and junior suite, there are so many options to consider. Luckily, you have us to help guide […]Read more