Fort Myers was originally created as a fort town to protect the coast line of the Caloosahatchee River, but has since developed into a popular summer and winter resort. A busy little place, the city has a surprisingly large population and is an important economic and cultural centre in Florida. A range of cheap flights to the city are available with many of the world's most popular and respected flight providers offering a service across the route. Our online price comparison tool can help you with your search for a good deal on your flight to Fort Myers, whether you're looking to fly from Glasgow, from London or from any other UK airport. Fort Myers is a city full of hidden sites and landmarks. Its historic downtown area is amongst the most popular attractions for visitors, quickly followed by the Edison Mall and the city Palms Park. With its interesting architectural style and an old world feel, some parts of the city feel like your stepping back in time. This is combined with an awareness and appreciation for the contemporary making Fort Myers a destination that offers a complete visitor experience.
Getting around the city is easy, with public transport services running extensively. Even with a growing number of cheap flights available to take visitors to all the major states, most still prefer to hire a car and enjoy the freedom that it provides. Pedestrians are also catered for with heavily pedestrianised downtown areas with wide side walks, perfect for getting around on foot. Fort Myers remains one of the most popular holiday destinations amongst Americans. The beautiful waterfront and beaches attract more visitors each year so be sure to check online and organise a trip to this up-and-coming holiday destination.