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Despite rising gas prices, AAA expects nearly 35-million people to drive at least 50 miles between July 1st and July 6th.
That’s the highest number in 7 years.
As for air travel, more than 3-point-one-million people are expected to take to they skies during the holiday period.
Overall, holiday travel is projected to be 6-percent higher than last year.
Analysts say the increase can be attributed to an improving economy.
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