AAA Traveler - Winter 2013 - (Page 6)

YOUR STORY Making Connections for aaa members roberta and mike mcnally, meeting new friends is half the fun a coNveRsatioN with aaa MeMbeRs RobeRta aNd Mike McNally 6 Visit your local aaa office Call 1-800-750-5386 That first adventure blossomed into several return trips to Africa, many cruises and, of course, those explorations of Europe. But it’s always the people they meet that the McNallys reminisce about when they relive their many journeys. Australian Travel Buddies “I don’t know if you’ve ever met someone where there’s an instant connection, like you’ve known them all your life,” Mike says. “That was David and Glennis, who we met on the QEII transatlantic crossing.” By the end of that cruise, they’d invited the McNallys to spend several weeks at their house in Australia. Afterward, David and Glennis became the McNallys’ favorite travel companions. CliCk imageS: mike anD roberTa mcnally, (brock pHoTo) kelly brock R oberta and Mike McNally have been to Europe many times and are about to leave on a journey from Venice to London aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Yet they’re regular folks, people you’d like to kick back with at their Hilton Head, S.C., home. So it’s no surprise that one of the most memorable aspects of travel for these outgoing AAA Members is meeting fellow adventurers with whom they forge lasting friendships. “There’s a certain spirit in people that travel,” says Mike. “Very rarely do you see a grump or a grouch.” The McNallys began traveling not long after they were married 36 years ago. Roberta came back from a garden club meeting in New Jersey during which travel came up in conversation. “She said, ‘How’d you like Roberta and Mike to go to Africa?’” McNally Mike remembers. 74, reTireD cfo “I was bitten by the 73, reTireD civil engineer travel bug and never HilTon HeaD, S.c. lost the infection.” http://www.AAA.COM/TRAVEL

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of AAA Traveler - Winter 2013

AAA Traveler - Winter 2013
Table of Contents
On the Move
Your Story
Ask the Experts
Alaska Inside & Out
Your Own Private Island
Hail to the Brits
A Family Affair
Italy Four Ways
Coastal Cruising
A World of Enchantment
Trip Notes
Pilgrimage to Cape Cod
All in a Day
Photo Challenge

AAA Traveler - Winter 2013