“You just got to bite the bullet and just do it,” a Philadelphia native, Eric, said at a pit stop during his trip to the Adirondacks. “I’m still doing it.”
But a New Jersey resident, Kathy, said she was limiting her travel.
“We’re only going down for Memorial Day itself,” she said of her planned visit to the Jersey Shore. “The rest of the weekend we’re staying around because the gas prices are making us stay home.”