The 5 Best Spring Break Destinations

Spring of 2020, was when the world halted, and so many of our vacation plans and aspirations were put on pause and pushed to a future date no one could predict. Most of us went from being jet setters to TV surfers because of the pandemic. After two long and restrictive years, things are finally starting to go back to normal and you know what that means it’s time to start traveling again!
This chilly weather has us feeling long overdue for some sunshine and fruity cocktails. We have the perfect list of destinations you should explore this year. 

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

In recent years Santa Teresa has become a must-see destination. Located on the North Puntarenas Province on the Pacific Coast, this little surf village is a slice of heaven. Enjoy the local cuisine, learn how to surf, practice beach yoga, or just enjoy the beautiful lush landscape. This area has a laid-back vibe perfect for anyone who’s looking to relax, recharge and get a tan at the same time. If you love nature you will love Santa Teresa. Costa Rica has a rich biodiversity. You’ll see a variety of amazing wildlife. 

Things to do:
Horseback riding 
Visit Montezuma Waterfalls
Explore the many different local cuisines
Learn to surf

Where to stay:

Mint Santa Teresa 


Algarve Coast, Portugal

Source: Portugalist
If you’re a fan of eye-catching architecture and unique coastal lines, then you better get started planning your trip to the Algarve Coast right now! This area is located on the Southern Coast of Portugal. It’s home to incredible cliffs, beautiful Atlantic coast, and ancient walled cities. This area is perfect for families but also anyone who's looking for a more lively experience. The Algarve Coast offers a buzzing nightlife for partying. There are so many things to do and see in this area. It will be a trip to remember. 

Things to do:
Explore the cities
Explore the coastal cliffs
Enjoy the beaches 
Day trip to Ferragudo and Carvoeiro
Visit the Benagil Caves 
Try Portuguese cuisine 

Where to stay:
Vila Lara Resort

Amalfi Coast, Italy

The Amalfi Coast is 34 miles of sheer beauty and home to 13 cities and towns. The views and architecture are breathtaking. You’ll feel like you’re vacationing in a fairy tale. The cities are built into the cliff sides that plunge into the Tyrrhenian Sea. This area is filled with pastel-colored buildings, chic boutiques, delicious restaurants, and beautiful coastal beaches. Spend your days hiking the landscape and enjoying the jaw-dropping scenery. Or, roam the cities and towns in the morning to discover the many things they have to offer and finish the day relaxing on the scenic beaches. Once you arrive you’ll never want to leave.

Things to do:
Visit Grotta Dello Smeraldo (Emerald Cave)  
Explore Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Shop at local boutiques
Walk the Sentiero Degli Dei

Where to stay:

Palazzo Ferrailo

Within the U.S

Waikiki Honolulu, Hawaii

If you’re looking for a tropical escape but don’t want to leave the U.S Waikiki Beach in Honolulu Hawaii will be right up your alley. Prepare yourself for white-sand beaches and the sweet aroma of Plumeria Flowers. This area has warm turquoise water that is perfect for swimming, snorkeling, surfing and so much more. Waikiki is located in Honolulu, the largest city in Hawaii and an area with countless things to do. This area has a more bustling vibe than our other recommendations but peace and quiet are still easily obtainable. Waikiki is a perfect place for a person who loves to explore and meet new people from all over. 

Things to do: 
Visit Iolani Palace
Enjoy the many gorgeous beaches
Snorkel in Shark’s Cove 
Visit the famous Manoa Falls
Visit Diamond Head Crater

Where to stay:
Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort and Spa

Charleston, North Carolina

Another great destination within the U.S is Charleston, North Carolina. This is a perfect location for a long weekend or last-minute escape from your busy work life. Charleston is known for its incredible food scene and historic architecture. Although it’s not a tropical destination, you’ll still get the sunshine and warmth we’ve all been craving. 

Things to do: 
Take a boat tour or fishing trip
Visit Gibbes Museum of Art
Charleston Walking Tour
Visit Middleton Place

Where to Stay:

The Saint Hotel