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5 First-Rate Beach Vacations in Florida

For those who adore the warm summer months, the rain and chilly breezes of spring can be tough to endure. Cast off your jacket, ditch the umbrella and treat yourself to Florida's perfect weather — and to reduced rates thanks to the start of the off-season. Here are five first-rate beach vacations in Florida — four packages that combine airfare and a hotel stay, and one cruise. Most deals offer bonus perks like free breakfast or WiFi. 1. $575+ Miami Beach: Flights + 3 Nights at Pelican Hotel This flight and hotel combo promises a whirlwind trip to South Beach, with a three-night stay at the 4-...