AAA says almost 30% of Americans will travel this Christmas season
AAA is projecting that some 94 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home sometime between December 21st and January 1st, and more than 90% of those will be driving. The numbers are an increase from last year, marking the fifth straight year that travel has increased. Air travel is expected to decline this year. AAA is projecting a drop to just over 5.5 million travelers. AAA says gas prices are likely to be lower than last year as well.