AUDIO: AAA expects uptick in holiday travel

holiday travel 3The American Automobile Association predicts 95.5 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the year-end holiday season – up slightly from last year – making it the highest travel volume for the season on record.

AAA-Idaho’s Dave Carlson says despite a slowing economy nationwide, most Americans will still hit the road for the holidays.




Carlson comments on expected holiday travel:



Closer to home, AAA expects 449,000 Idahoans will be passengers or drivers in motor vehicles traveling at least 50 miles from home during the holiday period.

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