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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...

Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival Has It All

There are many reasons that the Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival was voted the best festival in the Southeast, and the shrimp and grits are only two of them. The Shrimp and Grits Festival takes place in Jekyll Island,...

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Hang Out Along the Hammock Coast

By Kathy M. Newbern and J.S. Fletcher Between Myrtle Beach’s high-rise condos and Charleston’s Southern city charm lies the “Hammock...

Fast Getaways

By Kristy Tolley Charleston + Carnival = One Convenient Cruise Sometimes you just have to get away. Turquoise waters and blue skies beckon. However, a Caribbean...

Go Explore: Hampton Roads Virgina

Hampton Roads, Virginia, is comprised of seven cities: Portsmouth, Newport News, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton, Virginia Beach and Suffolk. Named after the old shipping lanes...

Edenton: An Inner Banks Hidden Gem

By Vanessa Infanzon Finding Edenton is like discovering your own corner of paradise. Tree-lined streets with beautiful homes compel guests to stop and marvel at...

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...