(SAN DIEGO, Jan. 5, 2010) – Public television personality Huell Howser will be on hand to meet fellow travel enthusiasts at the Automobile Club of Southern California’s Travel Show this Saturday, Jan. 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The show will take place at the Town and Country Resort Hotel, 500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego. Admission and parking are free.
Those who RSVP prior to the show and then attend the show are eligible to enter a drawing for a six-day, five-night trip for two to Maui valued at $4,000. RSVP by calling (877) 898-5792 and pressing option 4. The show is open to both Auto Club members and non-members.
San Diego radio personality Delana Bennett will serve as master of ceremonies for the show, which will feature multiple tour, cruise and other travel providers, as well as experienced and knowledgeable AAA Travel agents. Consumers who book their trips at the show will receive special showtime offers providing discounts, upgrades or credits on their travel. Auto Club members qualify for additional member benefits on select travel packages.
Longtime San Diego radio personality Bennett, who co-hosts the AJ in the Morning show on Star 94.1 as well as Workdays with Delana each afternoon, will share her travel experiences with show attendees. World traveler and Westways Magazine Travel Editor Elizabeth Harryman also will offer her travel tips and experiences with her husband and travel partner, Paul Lasley.
Howser, who hosts the “Road Trip With Huell Howser” and “California’s Gold” series featured on PBS television stations, will meet and greet fans at the show.
“Travelers are seeking value now, and travel providers are coming out with some exciting new offerings,” said Jill Clark, the Auto Club’s San Diego branch manager. “The travel show will provide a rare opportunity for vacation-seekers to get detailed information about a wide variety of travel companies and take advantage of special deals.”
More information about the show is available at any of the Auto Club’s 11 San Diego County offices, and on the Auto Club’s Web site, AAA.com.