Experience The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ at Universal Orlando® Resort

From the printed page to the silver screen, you′ve shared his every adventure. Now, prepare to step into the world′s first fully immersive Harry Potter™ themed experience as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ comes to Universal Orlando® Resort. Inspired by J.K. Rowling′s compelling stories and characters – and faithful to the visual landscapes of …

Luggage Donation to Benefit Foster Care and Local Charities

Pack-It-Up Expert Anne McAlpin to Present AAA Travel-Packing Seminars Travel expert Anne McAlpin encourages anyone who plans to attend one of her regional Pack-It-Up seminars hosted by AAA Oregon to contribute to a luggage donation benefitting foster care, shelters and other needy organizations. McAlpin is a travel expert who has been a featured guest on …

AAA Launches Program to Identify Green Hotels

New icon highlights eco-certified lodgings in AAA travel information In response to growing member interest in green hotels, AAA is launching a new program to highlight AAA Approved lodgings that have been eco-certified through a well-established government or private program. A green “ECO” symbol makes it easy to identify eco-friendly lodgings in the new 2010 …

Top 10 Historic Lodgings Chosen by AAA Inspectors!

Discover places that have offered more than a century of respite for legendary authors, presidents, actors, and fellow travelers. Roughly 1,300 of AAA′s 31,000 Approved lodgings are designated as historic. Historic properties are typically more than 75 years of age and exhibit historic architecture, design, furnishings, public record, or acclaim. Those in the U.S. meet …

Extreme Heat, Overlooked Maintenance to Contribute to 7.3 Million Service Calls

AAA says more stranded motorists will call for help this summer driving season BOISE – Heat-related maladies serious enough to incapacitate a car and endanger its occupants will play a major role in an estimated 7.3 million calls to AAA this summer. The nation′s largest motor club says it will tow nearly 3.2 million vehicles …

Gas Prices Reach Five-Year Low to Close Out 2008

“Drivers will end 2008 with the lowest gas prices in nearly five years. The national average for regular unleaded drops four cents this week to $1.62, while Oregon′s average increases half a cent to $1.74. The national average hasn′t been this low since January 2004, while Oregon′s average is at its lowest point since February 2004." AAA Oregon …