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Hertz Gold Standard Clean

Hertz is providing customers with a safer, faster and easier way to travel when they are ready to hit the road. The No. 1 ranked rental car brand for Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power is introducing Hertz Gold Standard...

Member Spotlight: Robert Inman

Robert Inman  To enjoy a successful career in one industry is commendable. To achieve two careers in a lifetime is impressive. Former WBTV news anchor and AAA Member Robert Inman did just that.  He retired from a 31-year journalism career to pursue fiction writing full-time — and he hasn’t stopped since.  “I started writing novels...

Earn Extra Savings in May During Baggallini Sale!

Travel is a breeze with the Baggallini 4-wheel tote in the Aloha print. Glide through the airport with ease thanks to its spinner wheels and a telescoping handle. The tote features interior organization with RFID card slots and a...

3 Reasons to Head to Blowing Rock When We Can Travel Again

Early last fall when the leaves were just beginning to turn and the world was still open for exploration, my family and I enjoyed a long weekend in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. We try and visit often. It’s one...

Safe Travels: Tips for Staying Healthy Every Trip!

During a flight early last year (long before “Coronavirus” was in our daily vocabulary), my seat mate did something I hadn’t seen anyone do before. Before she sat down, she took out her cleaning wipes and proceeded to wipe...

Dreaming of Road Trips

 To me, few things are more freeing than a good old fashioned road trip. The changing scenery, interesting stops in charming lesser-known towns and the perfect playlist as a soundtrack for the journey — it’s all bliss. This extended time...

A Toast to Virtual Wine Club

  My wine club has met faithfully every other month since 2015. We take turns hosting, and the host decides the theme and schedule for their night. Themes have included local wines, wines from family-owned vineyards and even our own...

California Wineries Adapt to Covid-19 Challenges

Guest post by Bob Ecker, Napa Valley, California-based writer Even though buds are alive and well throughout the California vineyards, this is certainly a spring like no other for wineries. Not even the challenges of past dozen years that included:...

Member Spotlight: Muggsy Bogues and Brittney Bogues

Muggsy Bogues At 5’3”, AAA Member Muggsy Bogues might have been an unlikely candidate for a career as point guard in the NBA. He not only dispelled the “height advantage” myth in basketball, he crushed it. He was drafted by...

Race to Daytona Beach!

Editor's Escape And by “race,” I mean driving the speed limit or traveling by air. Daytona Beach is perhaps best known as the birthplace of NASCAR racing and home of the Daytona 500. However, you don’t have to be a race...

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Road Less Traveled: Fort Jefferson

By Kimberly Button On a distant island enveloped by sparkling turquoise waters, the brutally strong brick fortress known as Fort...

Leaving Las Vegas

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New National Park

Grab a sled and make your way to southern New Mexico to get to know the nation’s 62nd national park. White Sands National Park...

The Bridge Through Paradise

By Kristy Tolley The brainstorm of oil tycoon and railroad baron Henry Flagler, the Old Seven Mile Bridge was to serve as the first land...

Puerto Rico: An Island for All Reasons

By Beth D’Addono Dreaming of an island escape? A place to recharge on the beach and simply be a human being? Or do you hanker...