Travel agents: Harsh winter prompts more New Jersey residents to book early vacations
EDISON - As harsh winter weather has bled into March, many New Jersey residents are looking for a way to escape winter’s grasp.
Hundreds attended the annual travel expo in Edison Sunday to book a getaway on the spot.
Travel agents say they have seen a steady rise in residents booking vacations to gentler climates.
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Agents say most travelers focus on spring break and summertime vacations this time of year, but they have noticed an increase in late March trips.