He says there are certain days during the peak season that you'll want to avoid the roads and skies.
"Travelers paid airline checked baggage fees totaling $1.6 billion in the first half of 2010," according to Chris. He says there are ways to get that back by staying in certain hotels like Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza and other hotels in the InterContinental Hotels Group will rebate $50 in checked baggage fees to those who spend two weekend nights with them. Kimpton Hotels is doing the sameľ but only if you are charged for a second bag.
For more of Chris's travel tips, visit his website.