Do you want to get away from your busy life during spring brake? Why not go on a trip! Wether you feel like partying or discovering a new culture, we prepared you a list of destinations that are perfect for your holidays, no matter the type of traveler you are!
Really popular for the students, Cancun is still a prime destination for spring brake. It gives you the opportunity to get away from the cold of the winter and enjoy the sun of the south. Mexico’s geographical position also gives you the chance to do a lot of tours that will make you discover the Mexican culture. Chichen Itza and Palenque are one of the world class monuments that you can discover in Mexico. If you want to party, Cancun is also a great destination because of the great amount of hotels and clubs that are in the area.
Paris, la ville lumière! We have to admit that this city is fun to visit no matter the time of the year. However, there are a lot of advantages in visiting the city in the month of March. First of all, you won’t have to wait hours in line to visit the most popular attractions like the Musée du Louvre or the Eiffel Tower. Second of all, the weather will be way better than in December or January. So what are you waiting for?
Florida is a popular destination for winter, but a city in particular is perfect for spring brake, Miami! Enjoy the cool vibe of the city by visiting world class restaurants and enjoying the nightlife in some of the best clubs in the United States. If you’re more in the mood to go shopping, enjoy the “Shop Miami Month”. There is something for everyone in Miami.
Who said you have to leave Canada to find an amazing destination for spring brake? Vancouver is literally an heaven for winter sports enthousiaste! You can easily enjoy the magic of winter by going skiing in some of the best ski stations in Canada like Whistler. If you are not a ski fan, you can always enjoy the beauty of the city and explore the suburbs. If you like nature, you will love Vancouver!
You want to enjoy the Carabbean but still wish to go off the beaten track? Jamaica is waiting for you! The white send beached and the friendly locals will make you fall in love with this island. Enjoy the sun, the nature and the great food during your stay. You are guaranteed to have a great time.
You want to discover Europe without spending a fortune? Lisbon is the ideal destination for you! Whether it’s about the price of the hotels, the excursions or the food, you will never need to break your piggy bank. The weather in Portugal is great which allows you to enjoy being outside without having to wear your winter coat. Lisbon is also very well located for day trips to places like Porto. It is an ideal destination for a first time on the other side of the Atlantic.
California is a destination of choice if you want to make a roadtrip! Discover cities as charming as Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego. If you don’t want to visit big cities during your holidays, don’t worry. Instead, discover the incredible landscapes by driving on Route 1 or enjoying a wine visit in the Napa Valley. California is simply awesome.
8. Costa Rica
If you love nature and thrills, you will love Costa Rica. You will literally find everything! You can spend a few days at Tamarindo’s beach where you will find a beautiful city with several shops and restaurants to discover. It’s also the perfect place to learn to surf. If you are more experienced, head to a more famous surf spots like Playa Hermosa or Playa Naranjo. The beauty of Costa Rica is not limited to these beautiful beaches, but also to the great diversity of the ecosystem. Visit Manuel Antonio Park or Tortuguera Park to discover this beautiful country.
9. New York
If you love big cities and all they have to offer you will love New York city. There is literally something for everyone. Are you a sports fan? Head to Madison Square Garden to visit this historic building and watch a hockey or a basketball game. If sports are not your favorite, discover the beauty of the city and visit the highlights such as Central Park, Times Square and the Empire State Building. You will not be bored New York.
10. Dominican Republic
You want to go to the Caribbean without spending a fortune while having a luxurious experience? The Dominican Republic is perfect for you. Enjoy the sun in the wonderful hotels of Punta Cana. Spend your days sunbathing on the beach or at the pool while enjoying delicious cocktails. The Dominican Republic is the place of choice to recharge your batteries and return to work well rested.
The article “10 Destinations for Spring Brake” was written by Simon Dallaire, co-founder of Igloo4Travel, Inc.