Those traveling over the upcoming holiday are adding to record travel numbers for the season. According to an annual AAA survey, over 103 million American’s will be traveling for Christmas and New Years.
This is the highest number that has ever been recorded by AAA, and it’s a 1.5 percent increase from last year, which is thought to be both is part thanks to rising incomes and also lowered gas prices.
An estimated six million people will be choosing to fly for the holiday, while almost 94 million plan to be driving at least 50 miles away from home.
Many people travel to see family over the holidays, but other choose to use the time off work for their vacation time. The top five destinations this holiday season have been listed at Las Vegas, Orlando, San Diego, Anaheim, and New York City.