It’s a great time to travel in general. Whether you are shaking off winter’s cabin fever or celebrating a week off from class, there are several reasons to indulge in this exciting holiday tradition. Whether you are a thrill-seekers, nature lover, or you simply want to spend some time on the beach, following are some of the best destinations for a fun-filled spring break:
Cancun is one of the most popular spring break destinations and it’s not surprising why. The home of Mayan civilization, Cancun has much to offer to its visitors. Top nightlife, booze cruises, stunning weather, and beautiful white beaches attract thousands of college students here every year. There’s plenty to do here. You can visit the El Templo del Alacran to take a trip back in time, visit the eco-archaeological park Xcaret, watch the currents of the secret river Xibalba, have fun in the beautiful theme park Xel-Ha, and more.
Miami Beach is another popular destination that shines during the spring break season. It is well-known for its vast and long stretches of sand that go on for miles. There are plenty of things to do and see here. If you want a robust nightlife, you will find it here. If you are craving authentic seafood, gourmet burgers, and healthy smoothies, Miami Beach got these as well. Even those who love history and art will also be satisfied as this place is home to the historic Art Deco District. All these tourist attractions make Miami Beach an ideal spring break destination for college students.
Home to the stunning white-sand beaches and many popular hotels, Bahamas is considered as one of the best spring break destinations in the world. Every year, thousands of students travel to Bahamas for their spring break. There are a lot of things to do here in March and beyond. It is a perfect destination for sand and sun adventures as well as water sports, e.g. parasailing. Beaches like Castaway Cay, Blue Lagoon Island, and Paradise Island are the primary tourist attractions.
South Padre Island
Beach parties, wave runners, parasailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, swimming, and surfing – it’s no wonder why South Padre Island is one of the top spring break destinations. This island escape attracts many college students seeking a dose of fun and hedonism in the sun. Clayton’s Beach Stage is a popular tourist attraction as it hosts free concerts, games, and contents. Although South Padre Island is sufficiently hot during the Spring, it’s temperate gulf waters make it easy to relax and cool off between parties.
Going on a trip during spring break is a great way to relax, unwind, and de-stress in the middle of a stressful term at college. When you are ready to start planning spring break trip ideas with your friends and cannot pick a destination, consider the above-listed recommendations and see if there’s something to make everyone happy.
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