Breaks are certainly very important when you are too tired of your hectic lifestyle and want something relaxing and soothing. Spring breaks are one good idea for this as they provide you with much needed rest and some memorable moments to enjoy with your family. If you are planning a spring break with your family or friends, the following article will surely act as a guiding hand to you. Spring break destinations can mainly be classified according to your budget. Once you have set your budget, you can decide on a suitable destination. Following are the top twenty destinations that you can select for this spring break.
Located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, Miami Beach is a coastal resort city located on a series of natural and barrier islands. With hot humid summers and warm dry winters, the beach city experiences a tropical temperature throughout the year. Places like Miami Beach Botanical Garden, Ocean Drive, South Beach and Wolfsonian-FIU Museum are certainly a great point of tourist attraction. One can also visit Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theatre, Flagler Monument Island, Versace Mansion (Casa Casuarina), Holocaust Memorial and Lincoln Road for a memorable spring break. However, if you are looking for some fun things to do at Miami Beach you can enjoy playing sports at South Beach Boxing, Miami Beach Golf Club, K17 Beach Club, The Pilates Place and Boucher brother water sport. Similarly if you want to try something in the outdoors you can visit South Pointe Park, Miami Beach Boardwalk, South Beach, Haulover Beach Park, Fisher Island, Flamingo Park and Miami Beach Botanical Garden. The resort city has Aquasino and Zoo di Miama as the most common places of attraction.
South Padre Island:
Located in state of Texas, U.S. South Padre Island is a barrier island which is also a part of the Brownsville Harlingen Metropolitan Statistical Area. Experiencing a humid subtropical climate throughout the year, spring season is the best time to spend your holidays before a slightly hotter summer. Hilton Garden Inn South Padre Island, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites- South Padre Island, La Quinta Inn & Suites South Padre Beach and Schlitterbahn Beach Resort are probably the best hotel resorts in South Padre Island. Places like Sea Turtle, Inc., Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center, South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, Laguna Madre Nature Trail, Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark and South Padre Island Convention Centre are the most popular tourist places in South Padre Island. For adventure lovers the resort city offers amazing experiences at Skydive South Padre Island, Air Padre, American Divers, South Padre Island Kiteboarding, Parrot Eyes Fishing Charters and Osprey Cruises. The city gets more beautiful with some renowned nightlife spots like Club Pelican West, Tequila Frogs and Island Oasis.
Cancun is located in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo and is the coastal city on the southeast coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. The city experiences a tropical wet and dry climate throughout the year with some few alterations due the rains mostly in the changing seasons. The coastal city offers air and water adventures with Cancun Adventure – Day Tours, Havana Dive, Cancun Whale Shark Tours, Dive Pro Cancun Diving, CARM Tours- Day Tours, Always Diving & Water Sports, Scorpio Divers Private Tours, Cancun Best Discounts Day Tours, Nautilus Diving & Training Center, Selvatica Canopy Expedition and Adventure Tour, Deep Life Diving & Training and Cancun Scuba Center. The night life is quite attractive and some popular nightclubs in the city are Cuncrawl, Party Rockers Cancun, Coco Bongo Cancun and Mandala Night Club. Don’t forget to visit La Isla Shopping Mall, Mercado 23, Kukulcan Plaza, Luxury Avenue Cancun and Plaza la Fiesta which are ranked best for shopping in the city.
Situated on the Pacific Ocean’s Bahia de Banderas, Puerto Vallarta is the second largest city in the state of Jalisco. The city experiences a typical tropical wet and dry climate with most of the rains between July and September. Some of the most popular hotels in the city are Casa Velas, Dreams Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Sunset Plaza Beach Resort & Spa, Villa Premiere Hotel & Spa and Now Amber Puerto Vallarta. The city has Las Caletas, Bay of Banderas, Vallarta Botanical Gardens, Marietas Islands, Destiladeras Beach and Playa Las Animas as some of the most popular tourist spots. For sight seeing packages one can select offers from Vallarta Eats Food Tours, Ocean Friendly Whale Watching Tours, Wildlife Connection, Diana’s Tours, Superior Tours Vallarta Day Tours and Gay Vallarta Bar-Hopping Tour. The attractive nightlife of the city can be experienced at popular spots like Twisted Palms Rooftop Lounge, The Palm Cabaret and Bar, Sama Martini Lounge, Vallartacrawl and Club Roxy. The city is a great shopping destination and you can visit Miralo, Saturday Market Co-op, Los Mercados, Marina Vallarta, Cassandra Shaw Jewelry and Huaracheria Fabiola.
Bahamas is a country located southeast of the U.S. state of Florida and east of the Florida Keys. It consists of more than 700 islands. With a warm and winter less climate, the city experiences a tropical savannah climate throughout the year. Places like Castaway Cay-Sandy Point, Gold Rock Beach, Lucayan National Park, Marine Habitat at Atlantis-Paradise Island, Thunderball Grotto-Staniel Cay, Pink SandsBeach-Harbour Island, Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park-Great Exuma, Stocking Island-Great Exuma, Elbow Cay-Great Abaco Island are the most popular tourist destinations. For adventure seekers, places like Pat & Diane Snorkeling, Freeport, Blue Hole Water sports, Nassau, Starfish The Exuma Adventure Center, Great Exuma, Chad4Nature Tours – Private Tours, Freeport, Calabash Eco Adventures, Freeport, Coastline Adventures – Private Tours, Great Exuma and Bahamas Out Island Adventures – Day Trips, Gregory Townoffers various adventurous activities. The city gets more beautiful with some renowned nightlife spots like The Daiquiri Shack, Pete’s Pub & Gallery, Nippers Beach Bar & Grill, Fish Fry at Smith Point, Out Da Sea Bar & Grill, Miss Emily’s Blue Bee Bar, Aura Nightclub at Atlantis Paradise Island, Crazy Johnny’s Club and Club Rock n Roll.
Located in the northeastern Caribbean, Puerto Rico is an unincorporated territory of the United States and includes the main island of Puerto Rico and a number of smaller islands. The coastal city experiences tropical climate with minor temperature changes throughout the seasons. Places like Caribbean Trading Company Store, Tres Puertas Gallery, Rincon Pottery, The /Uncharted /Studio, The Poet’s Passage, Plazalas Americas, are some popular shopping destinations. One can also go for various outdoor adventures offered by Aventuras Tierra Adentro, Inc., Acampa Nature Adventures, Rocaliza Adventure Tours, Culebra Island Adventures, Rincon Surf School, Little Boat Sailing and Aquatica Dive & Surf. The most fascinating tourist destinations include spots like Flamenco Beach (Playa Flamenco), Barefoot Travelers Kayak Tour to Monkey Island, a Cuevadel Indio, JungleQui Rainforest Eco adventure Park, San Juan National Historic Site, Blue BeachOld San Juan, Castillo de San Cristobal, Paseo de la Princesa, The El Yunque Rain Forest.
Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is an island country containing the nation-states of Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Top resorts in Jamaica include names like Iberostar Grand Rose Hall,The Caves, CitronellaTryall Club, Sandals Royal Plantation,Round Hill Hotel & Villas, Goldeneye Resort,Catcha Falling Star and Nirvana on the Beach. Places like Blue Hole, Reach Falls, Negril Cliffs, H’Evans Scent, Seven Mile Beach, YS Falls, Mayfield Falls, Half Moon Equestrian Center andBlue Mountains are some of the most popular tourist destinations in Jamaica. Adventure seekers can go for various proposals offered by Marvyn’s Paradise Tours, Liberty Tours Jamaica- Day Tours, Barrett Adventures, Jamaica Zipline Adventure Tours, Captain Dennis Adventure Tours, Jamaica Scuba Divers Ltd., Chukka Canopy Zip Line, Bloody Bay, Dunns River Falls and Dream Team Divers. Places likeRick’s Cafe, Roots Bambo, Quad, Fiction Nightclub and JB Mega Mondays are popular night clubs in Jamaica. Shopping freaks can visit Ahhh…Ras Natango Gallery and Garden, Wassi Art Studio, Times Square Mall, Shoppes at Rose Hall, St. James Place Shopping Centre, Harmony Hall Jamaica, Montego Bay Freeport Shopping Center for the best shopping options.
Cabo San Lucas:
Located at the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula, Cabo San Lucas is one of Mexico’s top five tourist destinations. The city has a tropical desert climate throughout the year and the average sea temperature remains around 24 degree Celsius. If you want to try something in the outdoors you can visit places like Cabo Dolphins, Chileno Beach, Playa del Amor (Lover’s Beach), Santa Maria Beach, Marina Cabo San Lucas, Bahia de Cabo San Lucas and Medano Beach. The city offers various sightseeing packages by Whale Watch Cabo, Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures, High Tide Sea Expeditions, Day Sail Cabo, The Original Salsa and Salsa Los Cabos, Wide Open Cabo Day Tours, Cabo Adventures and Cabo Adventures – Luxury Sailing Adventure. The beautiful nightlife of this beach city can be experienced at popular tourist spots like Amazing Cabo Bar Crawl, Uno Mas?, Cabocrawl, Knotty, Slim’s Elbow Room, Latitude 22+ Ocean View Roadhouse Bar, Giggling Marlin, El Squid Roe, Sangria’s and Pancho’s. Shoppers can go popular places like Arte de Origen, Casanova Fine Jewelry &Accesories, ArteIraca, Pepita’s Magic of the Moon, Staci Snider Fashion Boutique, Bella Luca Emporium, J&J Habanos and Reflections of Cabo.
Playa del Carmen:
Located along the Caribbean Sea, Playa del Carmen is the most popular tourist destination in the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico. The coastal city has many luxury residential condominium buildings, popular among them are Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun, Rosewood Mayakoba, Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso, Maroma Resort and Spa by Orient-Express, Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Perle, Royal Hideaway Player and Blue Diamond Riviera Maya by BlueBay. You can get to taste the exotic cuisines from Mexico and other parts of the world in some renowned restaurants like Oh Lala, Kaxapa Factory, Los Tabernacos Bistro Lounge, Pavo Real by the Sea, La Portena, Coffee Stop and El Tapas, Ah Cacao Chocolate Cafe. Places like El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church, Berostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, ParqueXplor, Coba Mayan Village, Cenote Chaak ton, Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and Quinta Avenida are the most popular tourist destinations. Adventure seekers can go for various offers from Riviera Adventours, Spearfishing Today, Reef Quest Divers, Cenote Xperience, The Snorkel Shop, Alltournative Off Track Adventures, Blue Life, Pluto Dive, The Reef Marina and Scuba10. The night life of this beautiful coastal city can be enjoyed at spots like Playacrawl, Playa del Carmen Bachelorette, Party Playa, La Santanera, Tribeca Playa, Kool Beach Club, Playa Party and Bali Club.