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Friday, January 20, 2012

Columbus OH travel show

Columbus OH is home this weekend to the AAA Great Vacations EXPO. It’s a one‐stop shop for everything related to travel. Offering rich sources of travel information, guests will have exclusive access to EXPO‐only deals for the very best values on everything from cruises and European vacations, to affordable escapes that are close to home. Thus, visitors are encouraged to come armed with a calendar and favorite form of payment, ready to book travel at the show. Only EXPO guests will have access to this unheard‐of pricing and wide selection of travel offerings.

With more than 250 exhibits, attractions and events, there’s something for every traveler’s interest.
The AAA Great Vacations EXPO opened Friday, January 20 and runs through Sunday, January 22, at Franklin County Veterans Memorial in downtown Columbus. Show hours are Friday 12 p.m. ‐ 8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., and Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tickets are available at the door or at any AAA Ohio Auto Club store, beginning December 1, for $9 or $6 for any AAA member. Children ages 16 and under are admitted at no charge. For additional event details or to purchase tickets in advance, visit

Maybe I'll see you there on Saturday!