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Where to go this Spring Break?
We’ve heard some people say that the best destination for Spring Break is Mexico (and to be honest, it is really amazing) however, for those seeking adventure: give a twist to this season with tropical destinations. Experience the wildest parties and beautiful beaches.
Here we list the Top 5 Spring Break adventure destinations in the world:
5.- Montego Bay, Jamaica
Montego Bay is a small town on the northeast coast of the island of Jamaica. upon your arrival, you can walk among the Caribbean vegetation. Take a tour and share with other tourists a day full of adventure.
Visit the Mystic Mountain Park in Ocho Rios, an ecological amusement park located in the middle of the mountain. The best of its attractions is undoubtedly the bobsled, to enjoy it you must climb to the top of the mountain by cable car, which takes about 15 minutes, during which you enjoy a wonderful view of the mountains and the Caribbean. To enjoy an adventure in caves, surely Green Grotto in St. Ann’s for you. Did you know that here a scene from the movie “Live and Let Die” series of James Bond was filmed? And of course, you can’t leave the island without a dip in the Danns Rivers waterfalls, which include a ride on bamboo rafts.
4.- Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
This destination has much more to offer than just sun and sand. Venture into the beautiful tropical scenery and enjoy ecotourism.
Rancho Capote has fascinating underground world scenarios: one of the largest cave complexes in Punta Cana. You can rappel down from a height of 22 yards into the Fun Fun Cave, always in the hands of professional experts of course. Punta Cana offers a variety of places to visit such as Saona Island, where you can enjoy windsurfing, diving, and other watersports. You can’t leave without trying their famous vitamin “R”: a fun way Dominicans call Ron.
Cuba is a vibrant mix of music, history and adventure with crystalline waters, spectacular landscapes, and a fantastic nightlife. Be amazed by the Caribbean’s highest waterfall in the Escambray Mountains and refresh in turquoise waters in Varadero and Cienfuegos, which is perfect for diving enthusiasts for its colorful reefs in Cochinos Bay.
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If you’re looking for nightlife, Cubans really know how to party. Every street becomes a real live concert, bars and nightclubs usually close when the last guest leaves. Speaking of bars, a must in your list should be “La Bodeguita del Medio”, where Hemingway said the famous phrase “My mojito in La Bodeguita and my daiquiri in the Floridita”, you should definitely take that advice from Mr. Hemingway.
2.- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Known as the “Wonderful City”, Rio de Janeiro is the main tourist destination in Brazil: a city with amazing beaches, culture, samba and the one and only Copacabana Beach. A perfect place for paragliding and parachuting to enjoy a unique aerial view of Christ the Redeemer.
Plan your trip 4o days before easter, so you arrive just in time to enjoy the best carnival in the world: “Carnival in Rio”. There’s a special place called Pão de Açúcar: a large rock of 1108.92 feet high where you can either climb it or use the cable car to explore it. Rio is one of those destinations a Springbreaker has to visit at least once in a lifetime.
For those looking for adventure destinations to the extreme and want to go further, and when we say further we mean to another continent, we have a special recommendation:
1.- Bangkok, Thailand
Every street in Bangkok has surprises. From its architecture to Thai cuisine, which is undoubtedly one of the most delicious in the world. You’ll be amazed in Bangkok.
Don’t forget to try the Thai tastiest beers: Singha and Chang. Let the true adventure begin in one of the wildest activities, explore the city navigating through the Chao Praya River. Don’t forget to enjoy one of the largest parks: Lumphini Park, try to avoid the giant lizards that live in the lakes. We’re sure that this destination will make your trip something amazing.
Which destination are you going to this Spring Break season?
Comunicóloga por profesión y foodie por elección. Amo el mar y hacer deporte. Soy una piña viajera. La familia y amigos siempre serán primero.