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Spring is considered a time of renewal and growth. Here at AAA Western and Central New York, our growth means more member discounts and opportunities for you. We are continually striving to make your membership more valuable than ever. Find value in savings Last year, thousands of...
Summer may be months away, but millions of people already are making plans for family vacations. According to a recent AAA survey, 35 percent of Americans expect to take a family trip of at least 50 miles from home this year. And while most aim to take one or two vacations, at least 28...
Looking for a family getaway to escape our cold, snowy winters? We highlight 15 family friendly resorts in warm destinations to help get your vacation planning started. Resort: The Beakers Location: Palm Beach, FL What’s great for families: The Family Entertainment Center which has...
One of the hottest trends in travel over the past few years is multi-generational travel – think grandparents, parents, kids, aunts, uncles, cousins. With families geographically spread out across the country more than ever, multi-generational family vacations might be the one time each...
Checking reviews online before booking a hotel or making reservations at a restaurant has become a common habit for many. Travelers want to make sure the establishment will meet their needs and won’t be a waste of time or money. AAA makes that process even simpler by doing the legwork...
by Alec Harvey A few months ago, Walt Disney World announced a promotion that was valid on new and previously booked reservations. Any bookings made through AAA were re-qualified, and, based on availability, the bookings were updated with the promotional rate, and the clients...
Lonely Planet recently came out with its annual top 10 lists, including the “Best in the U.S. – The U.S. Destinations You Need to See in 2017”, which gives an in-depth look at mesmerizing destinations right here in the United States. Here are some we selected as our "You Need to See in...
We're thrilled to share some new things coming to Walt Disney World in 2017 announced this week from Disney. With an amazing land set to debut at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park in 2017, a new festival, a multitude of dining locations and popular returning events, 2017 is...
Did you travel in 2016? If so, according to AAA Western and Central New York’s travel consultants, chances are it was somewhere warm! The results are in from trips booked throughout the year, and the majority of the destinations are in warm climates. It looks like Western New York...
When selecting a vacation destination there are a lot of things to take into consideration: is there something for everyone to enjoy, will the weather be appropriate for what you want to do, is the hotel one that everyone will like? When you have a family member with special needs there...
In the backlash against consumerism these days, a frequently heard mantra has been "have experiences, not things". You won’t find a bigger proponent of that idea than the travel experts here at AAA Travel, who understand more than anyone the unmeasurable value of the travel experience....
Were you one of the 48.7 million Americans who traveled over Thanksgiving? A growing number of people take this annual opportunity to gather to give thanks with family and friends surrounded by delicious food. This year, AAA’s projection of 48.7 million was the most travelers since 2007...
New York City is by far our most-booked destination; and the holiday season is one of the more popular times to visit New York City. The city, which is bustling any time of year, *dazzles* between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. It’s also crazy crowded and it can be a little more expensive...
When it's time to buy new luggage, there are several factors to take into consideration, such as weight, maneuverability and durability. Here are some key features to keep in mind. PROTECTIVE FEATURES These include kick plates, corner guards, piping and other features to keep the...
The holiday travel season is here; along with the planning of family trips, celebrations and holiday parties. While some Americans stay close to home during the holiday season, it was estimated that in 2014 nearly 131 million traveled by automobile during the Thanksgiving and year-end...

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