Looking for a quick weekend getaway? Don’t feel like spending an arm and a leg? Then check out this latest airfare dealfrom American Airlines: The carrier is offering a special low fare of just $99 each way from New York City’s JFK airport to Bermuda. That means a roundtrip ticket with taxes and fees costs around $270—one whopper of a deal considering airfare is often double the price. Tickets must be booked by March 17 for travel valid through March 24, so book fast. For more information go here. So, what does one do in Bermuda in February and March? It won't exactly be beach weather—after all, temperatures will be in the low 70's—but winter and spring visits are perfect for hitting the links, relaxing at the spa or taking long strolls along Bermuda’s stunning coastline. Oh yeah, did I mention that it’s still spiny lobster season? Mmmm, sweet, delicious lobster. And hey, it beats digging out from all that snow in the northeast, right? So what are you waiting for? That could be YOU on the sixteenth hole of Port Royal instead of yours truly. Book your cheap flight to Bermuda today. Happy travels!
is a Bermuda-based travel writer and television correspondent. To read his work visit DavidLaHuta.com or to follow him on Twitter visit Twitter.com/DavidLaHuta. Visiting Bermuda? Read his story, 36 Hours in Bermuda, which appeared in the New York Times travel section in September 2009 (http://bit.ly/36HoursBermuda) and Jetsetter's The Many Faces of Bermuda, which ran in January 2011 (http://bit.ly/FacesOfBDA).