COVID-19 suppressing Memorial Day holiday travel, but Tennesseans already planning future trips

 COVID-19 suppressing Memorial Day holiday travel, but Tennesseans already planning future trips

Next week is Memorial Day weekend and what’s usually one of the busiest travel weekends of the year will be one of the lowest in over a decade due to COVID-19.

AAA Tennessee spokesperson Stephanie Milani tells Thunderbolt Radio News…

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Hotels have been especially hard hit by the pandemic but Milani says the hospitality industry is making a recovery.

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AAA expects vacationers will gravitate to road trips and family bookings to destinations in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico and shortly thereafter, more demand for tropical destinations later this summer.