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46-million Americans, the most in 7 years, to travel over Thanksgiving
46-million Americans, the most in 7 years, to travel over Thanksgiving

Love having company for Thanksgiving? Good, because you'll have plenty of it. More than 46-million Americans are expected to drive or fly to their destination this year, the highest number of Thanksgiving  travelers since pre-recession 2007. AAA Travel's Thanksgiving Forecast says almost 90% of travelers will be driving 50 miles or more from home. The average round-trip holiday drive is estimated at 549 miles. The good news for drivers: Gas prices remain low. While the average U.S. price of gas is less than $3 a gallon, the California average is $3.21 a gallon — still lower than last year's Thanksgiving prices. Fliers, however, aren't so lucky....

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