Member Connection Blog

Member Connection Blog

Member Connection Blog

About the Blog

The Member Connection Blog is here to provide advice, tips, off-the-beaten path ideas, savings, and to gab about travel and attractions that Western and Central New Yorkers love.


First Look Inside Disney's Newest Hotel

Elizabeth Carey

Disney has done it again! They are ready to wow guests with another state-of-the-art Orlando hotel that is simply breathtaking! 

A Lifelong Commitment: The Oldest Pets of All-Time

Kip Doyle

All pets are big responsibilities, but some pets can be very long term commitments!

Travelling Abroad? Don't Forget to Bring These Documents

Amy Tiernan

Passports: Did you know?

  • Countries have the right to refuse entry to anyone holding a passport that will expire in 6 months prior entry into a foreign destination.

Settle in and Prepare to Be Amazed

Guest Author

There are many reasons why the Canadian Rockies continuously rank as one of the top travel destinations in the world.

Do-It-Yourself Car Cleaning Hacks

Kip Doyle
If we spend so much time in our cars, why do we tend to let them get so dirty? Part of the problem might be the expense of car cleaning products that don't have much reuse value within the home.

Beignet, Done That in NOLA!

Marissa D'Arpino

I recently traveled to this world renowned Jazz-tastic city on the “Spotlight on New Orleans” itinerary with AAA Member Choice Vacations.

The Dangers of Driving High

Lindsay Kensy

As marijuana becomes legal in more states (though not New York yet), it’s important to understand the risks of driving after using it.

Seneca Casinos: Your Summertime Entertainment Oasis


For an unforgettable experience full of world-class gaming, award-winning restaurants, electrifying nightlife, relaxing spa & salons and so much more-look no further than Seneca Niagara Resort & Ca

How Do I Get My Driver's License? Steps for Teen Drivers

Kip Doyle
Teens these days are used to instant service and instant results. Unfortunately, you can't receive your driver's license by swiping a few times on an app. Getting a license requires a series of paper work, training and testing.

What's Coming to Universal Orlando Resort in 2019

Guest Author

Universal Orlando Resort is a unique destination where guests are not just entertained, they are part of the most exhilarating entertainment ever created.