THE BEST WAY TO ST. AUGUSTINE, FLA.
From LAX, Southwest offers direct service (stop, no change of plane) to Jacksonville, Fla., about 47 miles from St. Augustine. Delta, Continental, American, US Airways, AirTran, Southwest and Jet Blue offers connecting service (change of planes). Restricted round-trip fares begin at $248.
WHAT TO DO
This year's "Flight to Freedom" living history event takes place Feb. 12 at Ft. Mose Historic State Park, (904) 823-2232, http://www.floridastateparks.org/fortmose. Admission is $4 a car.
TO LEARN MORE
St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches Visitors & Convention Bureau, (800) 653-2489, http://www.floridashistoriccoast.com, has brochures about the city's historic sites, including the Freedom Trail, Fort Mose and Castillo de San Marcos.