Are you having trouble deciding where you want to go for spring break? Or trying to plan around the spring break crowds and chaos seen in Mexico, or maybe you want to take your kids somewhere where they actually might do a bit of learning while on vacation and not complain the whole time. Well, here are our spring break picks for families, singles and for those of you looking for a little debauchery!
Travel destinations for the family
San Diego, CA is a great place to spend spring break with the family. There are plenty of things to do for all ages including the San Diego Zoo, Sea World and visiting Coronado Island. Or if you and your family are looking for an adventure, there are surf or kayak lessons and, being on the doorstep of the Pacific Ocean, you will never run out of great local eateries!
What better place to take your kids for their spring break than our nation’s capital? Washington, D.C. is home to some of the most historic monuments and museums in the world. This is also a great family trip destination because there are plenty of free tours — so if you want to plan an affordable trip, this the place. Your kids will get an incredible history lesson, and they won’t even mind that they are learning! For more travel information, visit www.thedistrict.com and www.washingtondc.com.
Travel destinations for singles
New York City is a great place to escape to with your friends. Whether you are going for a week or a weekend, you and your single friends will never run out of sights, shopping or things to do in the city that never sleeps. From visiting MoMA, the Met, The Statue of Liberty and Time Square or just experiencing the nightlife, you and your friends will never want to leave. For more information, go to www.nycgo.com.
If you and your friends are looking for a quiet getaway and your ideal itinerary consists only of spa days and relaxation, then Sedona, AZ is for you! Located 110 miles north of Phoenix in Red Rock Country, Sedona surrounds you with gorgeous views and plenty of spas to choose from. Here you will have no problem forgetting about work and other responsibilities. There are also plenty of bike and hiking trails if you decide to get out and check out the breathtaking scenery. So make sure to pack appropriately and don’t forget your hiking shoes!
San Francisco, CA is a great place if you and your friends want a vacation more exciting then a spa vacation but tamer than Vegas. There is plenty of shopping, sights and dining options that are perfect for everyone. Don’t miss some of the must-see sights like the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf and Alcatraz. Besides all the sights, the San Francisco China Town is the largest China Town outside of Asia and is a great place to spend a day.
Travel destinations for college students
So maybe you went to Cancun last spring break and want warm weather but something a little less wild than Mexico. How about Jamaica? This is a popular spring break destination, but it will definitely be less crowded then Mexico. So if you want to enjoy great beaches and still experience the spring break vibe, Montego Bay should be on your list. There are plenty of water sports to try as well as snorkeling and some great reggae shows to see, so pack your swimsuits and sunscreen and head to sunny Jamaica.
For those of you looking for snow instead of sand pack your snowboard, winter clothes and friends and head to Colorado. With all the fabulous ski destinations and resorts to choose from, you will never tire of riding the slopes here. Breckenridge is a great choice for those of you looking for great slopes as well as a lively nightlife. Spring break in Breckenridge is never dull, and you will have no problem finding something to do after riding during the day!