Travel: A Golden Getaway

Tickets are still available to the Winter Olympics, which opens in Torino, Italy, on Feb. 10. Here's how to book a last-minute trip. The cheapest way to get there is through a do-it-yourself itinerary. A flight from New York to Paris or London should cost about $350; then fly the last leg on a low-cost carrier ( or for about $9 each way. Find a hotel at (from $175 a night) or for mountainside accommodations near the bobsled or luge events. As for the actual Games, lots of seats are still vacant--only 60 percent have been sold so far. You can buy tickets at, but you'll get better deals at the official Olympics site The only catch: you must provide a European address. Time to call on your friends abroad.