Even with the recent high gas prices more people across the country are traveling. Below is an info graphic showing how many traveled this summer and how they took to the road.

Many families plan where they’ll be spending the Thanksgiving break and how they’re going to get there well in advance of leaving. Evidence leads to more crowded roads than ever. One strategy to make sure your travel is a success well before leaving is to plan on leaving before peak times. If you leave before 9am and return after 6pm you’ll avoid the bulging roads and enjoy your holiday with a little less stress.

Vacations are back.

summer travel statistics

“ An infographic by Money Crashers Personal Finance