This article has been updated to reflect flight and lodging information valid as of press time Thursday, Nov. 5.
The Florida issue
Where to go, what to do in Miami
Want to take a spur-of-the-moment trip to Miami? Here's the info you need for the weekend of Nov. 13-15:
American Airlines offers nonstop flights from Reagan National to Miami International Airport starting at $423 round trip.
WHERE TO STAY
Heavy convention traffic means many hotels are booked, but here are two available options:
Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, 1633 N. Bayshore Dr., 305-374-3900, www.marriott.com. Located on the waterfront along Biscayne Bay, only two miles from the Design District. Rooms start at $159.
Four Seasons Hotel Miami, 1435 Brickell Ave., 800-332-3442, http:/
WHERE TO EAT
Pacific Time, 35 NE 40th St., 305-722-7369, http:/
Fratelli Lyon, 4141 NE Second Ave., 305-572-2901, http:/
Sra. Martinez, 4000 NE Second Ave., 305-573-5474, http:/
Michael's Genuine Food & Drink, 130 NE 40th St., 305-573-5550, http:/