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Memorial Day weekend travel boom expected

...than the 10-year historical average and the second-highest travel volume since 2000."As we enter into the summer travel season with warmer temperatures and tulips in bloom, thoughts of historic cold are still fresh in the minds of Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-20/memorial-day-weekend-travel-b
Age old questions

Dear Readers: With the summer travel season upon us, we become aware of a modern malady that has ruined many a vacation. It's called jet lag. If you're traveling to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/30/ent_232141.shtml
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From biofuels to wind, quest for energy alternatives steps up

With gasoline prices near record highs as the summer travel season begins, The Associated Press examines some of the...prices might seem painfully far off to drivers as summer travel season begins, but experts say the skyrocketing costs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/30/liv_83282.shtml
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Georgia auto travel expected to increase

...estimates 443,550 South Carolina motorists ? a 1.5 percent increase over last year ? will hit the road as the summer travel season kicks off. South Carolina's average gas price of $3.24 is currently the lowest in the country.Last Memorial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-26/georgia-auto-travel-expected-
Gas prices heading toward $3 a gallon, AAA says

Welcome economic news might translate to higher gasoline prices in time for the summer travel season."Our forecasts show that we very well may see $3 per gallon gasoline, and maybe even as high as $3.10, sometime this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-10/gas-prices-heading-toward-3-
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...fit well with your budget. Banking on a banner summer travel season, auto rental companies amassed a huge fleet of...greater discounts this September ... due to a strong summer travel season and increased fleets during peak summer months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/06/bus_427696.shtml
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State leaders expecting tourism to increase despite gas hikes

...South Carolina expect vacationers to keep on driving. "Nobody's happy to see gas prices go up just before the summer travel season," said Marion Edmonds, spokesman for the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. "But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/03/met_414364.shtml
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Fewer people flying but more people traveling over Memorial Day, AAA says

...Memorial Day weekend than last year's, but fewer will fly, the AAA said Thursday. Marking the start of the first summer travel season since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the former American Automobile Association said 35.2 million U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/19/liv_345791.shtml
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S.C. gas prices among nation's lowest for holiday travel

...year ago. And they'll have a bit more money to spend thanks to lower gas prices.Memorial Day kicks off the summer travel season, and since pump prices never reached $4 or $5 a gallon, as feared, economists says travelers are likely to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-05-26/sc-gas-prices-among-nations-
Year starts with big jump in airline traffic

...period last year and 2,500 more than in 2006. There are now 13 flights leaving Augusta daily. Going into the summer travel season, the Delta connection, Atlantic Southeast Airlines, has six daily flights, said airport spokeswoman Diane Johnston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2008-05-24/year-starts
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