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Take a Virtual Vacation!

by Kristen Griffie Covid-19 might have us homebound right now, but that doesn't mean we still can't "escape!" There’s no shortage of TV shows, movies, FaceTime and mobile apps to help pass the time while we wait out the Coronavirus. However,...

Southern Spring Home & Garden Show Ranked in Top 5 in U.S.

The Southern Spring Home & Garden Show was just named one of the best flower and garden shows in the U.S. by Better Homes and Gardens. What's even better? AAA Members get nearly 60% off tickets! Whether you're looking for...

AAA’s Top 5 Destinations for 2020

AAA’s top destinations for 2020 span the world with adventures for every type of traveler. From cultural destinations to white sand beaches to incredible natural wonders, the world is waiting.  AUSTRIA  Beloved for its cultural jewels as well as the birthplace of...

Dillsboro Lights and Luminaries Festival Lights Up December

Skip the neon lights and big city and travel back to a winter wonderland from the olden days. Enjoy the Lights and Luminaries festival as Dillsboro is blanked by lights and candles this December. The Dillsboro Lights and Luminaries festival...

Nashville Film Festival Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Who needs Sundance when one of the first film festivals in the country - and the oldest running film festival in the South - is just a short road trip away? Next month, head over to Tennessee and celebrate...

Find the Best Days to Travel and Times to Book for Thanksgiving

Finding the best deal on flights during the holidays is never easy. People often overpay by booking too early or end up on a less-than-ideal flight because they waited too long. Best Time to Book “Holiday travelers should make their...

Dive Into This Year’s NC Seafood Festival

The 33rd annual NC Seafood Festival in Morehead City is the state's largest three-day festival and offers an abundance of seafood, rides, concerts and more family fun entertainment. Festivities kickoff a night early with the Low Country Boil at...

The Pleasures of Prague

By Suzanne Ball “You’re so wise to be here now,” the waiter said as he set down my Pilsner Urquell beer and prepared to take my order. “It’s too crowded in the summer.” I didn’t tell him that fall is my...

Never Get Your Suitcase Bumped from the Overhead Bin Again

Having the right size suitcase is essential when traveling. The ever-changing boarding groups, fees for larger carry-ons, and penalties for inadvertently gate-checking a bag becoming commonplace, knowing your suitcase will fit under the seat in front of you is...

Labor Day Safety Tips

AAA Carolinas expects roughly 2 million Carolinians to be traveling by vehicle this Labor Day weekend and they are giving tips to ensure safe travels as well as safety tips for Labor Day activities.   Increased Danger on the Roads Labor Day...

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Essential Car Maintenance for the Essential Worker

More cities and states are issuing “stay-at-home” orders, and AAA encourages anyone who can stay off the road to...

How to Take Care of your Car When Not Driving for a Month

The current “stay-at-home” orders in the Carolinas mean that many people are rarely leaving their house. That means their vehicles are sitting idle as...

Subaru Legacy Gets a Complete Makeover for 2020 – AAA Auto Buying Review

The venerable Subaru Legacy mid-size sedan begins its seventh generation with a complete 2020 makeover. It now offers an upgraded cabin, additional safety features,...

Explore the Outdoors…Online!

NEWS Explore Asheville has curated a virtual escape with restless, homebound souls in mind. From virtual hikes in the Blue Ridge Mountains to a much-needed...

Take a Virtual Vacation!

by Kristen Griffie Covid-19 might have us homebound right now, but that doesn't mean we still can't "escape!" There’s no shortage of TV shows, movies, FaceTime...