AAA expects travel to increase this Thanksgiving

Turkey-day TravelTravel group AAA is estimating travel volume over this week’s Thanksgiving holiday will be up for the fourth year in a row.

AAA figures 43.6 million Americans will make the trip to Mama’s house for their annual helping of turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and pumpkin pie. Those 43.6 million Americans will be traveling 50 miles or more over the weekend. AAA estimated 43.3 million traveled last year. This will mark the fourth year in a row that Turkey-day travel will increase, after plunging by 25 percent in 2008. Continue reading