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Explore the world while staying at home during a AAA virtual travel event

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Posted at 11:23 AM, Apr 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-15 11:36:05-04

RICHMOND, Va. — If you’re looking for an escape, look no further than your favorite device. AAA is offering a new way to explore some of the world’s most popular destinations from the comfort and safety of your home with the click of a mouse or tap of a tablet or phone.

While many trips had to be postponed or canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak, AAA wants to inspire people to dream about future travel.

“It’s important for us during this time to provide virtual events because we know people are anxious to continue to explore,” said Amy Short, AAA travel director and host of the virtual event series. “We know people want to get out of the house and go to those different cultures and experience all of the wonderful things this world has to offer.”

Watch the video above to learn more about events then click here to check out the schedule and how to register. The next event is set for April 15 at 6 p.m.

The next virtual event, hosted by Explorations by AAA, features a collection of group vacations with customized itineraries and exclusive excursions that are escorted by a AAA travel professional. Locations featured in the series include: Amsterdam and the Captivating Rhine, Iceland & the Irish Sea, Montreal Christmas Markets, Northern Lights of Finland, Treasures of Japan, National Parks Photography Expedition, Girlfriends Getaway to Cancun, Alaskan Glaciers, Denali, and the Yukon by Land & Sea, Scenic Iceland, Splendors of Egypt and the Nile, Iconic Iceland, and more.

Future video tours will include partnerships with Viking Cruises, Royal Caribbean, Rocky Mountaineer, and AAA Member Choice Vacations.