Travel Safety http://wesa.fm en As Gas Prices Rise, So Do Numbers of Americans Traveling for Fourth of July http://wesa.fm/post/gas-prices-rise-so-do-numbers-americans-traveling-fourth-july <div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p>Fourth of July weekend travel is expected to reach pre-recession levels for the first time, even though gas prices are the highest they’ve been since 2008.</p><p>AAA is predicting that 41 million Americans will travel at least fifty miles this weekend, a 1.9 percent increase over last year, with 80 percent traveling by car.</p><p>In the Mid-Atlantic region, which includes Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey, the number of people traveling to celebrate the holiday is expected increase by 1.3 percent.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:10:53 +0000 Liz Reid 31913 at http://wesa.fm As Gas Prices Rise, So Do Numbers of Americans Traveling for Fourth of July The New Girl in Town Talks Travel, With A Pet http://wesa.fm/post/new-girl-town-talks-travel-pet <p></p><p>If you own a pet chances are you consider them a member of the family. So why wouldn’t you take them on the family vacation? This week contributor Elaine Labalme offers tips on traveling with your pet. Thu, 16 May 2013 00:26:56 +0000 Heather McClain 9644 at http://wesa.fm The New Girl in Town Talks Travel, With A Pet The New Girl in Town Talks Travel Safety http://wesa.fm/post/new-girl-town-talks-travel-safety <div class="field-item even"><p>Everyone looks forward to packing a bag and getting away. However, vacations are not the time to let your guard down. In fact you may need to be even more vigilant. Travel contributor <a href="http://www.popcitymedia.com/"><strong>Elaine Labalme</strong></a> offers travel safety tips for your next&nbsp;vacation.</p></div><p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:38:01 +0000 Heather McClain 1757 at http://wesa.fm