Memorial Day Travel

Stable Gas Prices Expected to Boost Memorial Day Road Trips

Stable gasoline prices are expected to fuel a slight increase in long trips this Memorial Day weekend. The AAA auto club predicts that 39 million Americans will make a trip of at least 50 miles this weekend, up 2.7 percent from the same holiday last year. The nationwide average price for a gallon of regular on Friday was $2.37. That’s…

Few Memorial Day Travel Headaches, Most Wait Times Bearable

Travelers who had braced for long lines and long waits have instead been moving through most U.S. airports fairly quickly, as the busy Memorial Day travel weekend draws to close. However, the airlines weren’t ready to say “mission accomplished” yet, as it’s just the beginning of the busy summer travel season. American Airlines spokesman Ross Feinstein said they are working…