By Koromone Koroye2015-02-27 10:30:45 UTC Spring break is coming up, and for students in cold climates, it can’t come soon enough. The weather in the U.S., especially in the East Coast, shows no signs of improvement so a flight to a warm, sandy Caribbean island might be everyone’s best choice until further notice. These islands and cities are some of the top trending international spring break destinations for 2015, according to American Express Travel.
Escaping the winter chill is paramount for spring break, so these are some of the best places for enjoying a week of sunshine, palm trees and gorgeous beaches. (Or for just getting away.)
With thousands of college and high school students pouring into the sunny city during spring months, Cancun promises warm weather and activities like horseback riding, Jungle snorkeling cruise and swimming with the dolphins.
An enjoyable holiday always begins with a hassle-free airport experience.
There’s nightlife for students who want a taste of the Caribbean party scene, and for a more laid back trip, the Botanical Gardens at St. Peter Great House.
You can visit Cable Beach, one of the largest resort areas in Nassau, if luxury hotels and casinos are your style. Or, you can take a day cruise to Blue Lagoon Island where you can snorkel with stingrays or swim with the dolphins or simply chill in a hammock.
“Wait a minute,” you’re saying, “Paris isn’t a beach!” Well, maybe not, but that hasn’t hurt the city’s appeal as a spring break destination, according to American Express. Paris has a lot to offer: The Eiffel Tower, the Sacre-Coeur Cathedral, the Notre-Dame, the Louvre. France also an array of great beaches for anyone willing to take a train out of Paris for a few hours. There’s Porto-Pollo in Corsica, L’Ile de Riou in Marseille and Baie d’Audierne in Brittany. Read more…