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Spring Break

Best Sunny Destinations Deals to Book Now

MiniTime | Posted 05.02.2015 | Travel
MiniTime

San Diego, Hawaii and Mexico all have miles of sunny beaches and an array of family fun activities. No matter which destination you choose, here are some great deals for your next sunny family vacation.

How to Have the Best Spring Break

Alex Lyman | Posted 05.02.2015 | College
Alex Lyman

It might be officially March, but we're still in the midst of the winter doldrums. Luckily, Spring Break is right around the corner, and is the perfect cure for cabin fever.

7 Cheap Beaches You Can Still Book For Spring Break

Posted 02.27.2015 | Travel

At this frigid time of year, the only thing that sounds better than a beach is a cheap beach. And if you're dreaming of a spring break spot but haven't narrowed things down yet, there is still hope.

7 Cheap Beaches You Can Still Book For Spring Break

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.13.2015 | Travel

At this frigid time of year, the only thing that sounds better than a beach is a cheap beach. And if you're dreaming of a spring break spot but haven...

America's 20 Trashiest Spring Break Destinations, According To Coed.com

Coed.com | Posted 02.26.2015 | College

Spring Break 2015 is finally here, so hopefully you’ve been hitting the gym and drinking all your protein like a good bruuh because it’s high time...

5 Ways To Save On Spring Break

MiniTime | Posted 04.27.2015 | Travel
MiniTime

School kids all over the country have started counting the days to their spring break holiday -- a week of vacation that can fall anywhere between mid-March and late April. For parents, it's time to start planning a family getaway.

You Won't Believe These 17 Photos Are Real (But They Are)

Oyster | Posted 04.26.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Looking for a cliffside massage with a dramatic view? It's going to be tough to top this spa palapa at the Rockhouse Hotel in Jamaica. The lush, laid-back Rockhouse is a holistic haven, with gourmet dining, morning yoga, cliffside loungers, a premium spa and no kids under 12

Just Announced! Opening Dates for 2015's Hottest Vegas Pool Parties

Oyster | Posted 04.20.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Spring, and spring break, are fast-approaching, and while that means many things -- warmer temps, shorter skirts, generally happier people -- we're focused on one in particular: Vegas pool party season (which generally includes the three former mentions as well).

Family Spring Breaks Without the Crowds

MiniTime | Posted 04.14.2015 | Travel
MiniTime

The season provides plenty of solid, but lesser known family vacation alternatives to the banner Spring Break spots. Here are five places where you can get some sand, snow and space to yourself for the whole week--and maybe even save some money, too.

8 Family Getaways for Spring Break

Joy Pecknold | Posted 04.13.2015 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

The eight North American and European properties herein all have suites and extras to accommodate kids, but offer starkly different settings and experiences. Poll the clan and make your choice.

The 6 Best Mexican Islands That Aren't Cozumel

Thrillist | Posted 04.04.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

There's a decent chance if you went to college, you ventured to Mexico for Spring Break and made enough bad decisions to fill up a carry-on bag.

10 Hotel Water Parks Your Kids Will LOVE

Oyster | Posted 03.30.2015 | Travel
Oyster

We scoured the country for hotels that have on-site water parks that are fun for both little splashers and thrill-seeking teens. From Wisconsin to New York to Tennessee, there's a waterslide -- or surf simulator -- with your family's name on it.

No Kids Allowed: 8 Adults-Only Hotels in Secret Spots

Oyster | Posted 03.24.2015 | Travel
Oyster

We suggest heating things up this winter with a visit to a sexy, sandy, and secluded adults-only hotel. Whether you need a spot for the long Valentine's Day -- er, we mean Presidents' Day -- weekend, or a remote locale for a romantic rendezvous this spring, one of these eight is sure to get you in the mood.

These Beach Hotels Are Where?!

Oyster | Posted 03.22.2015 | Travel
Oyster

We'll make the assumption that when most people hear the word "beach," England isn't the first place that comes to mind. But England is actually home to some pretty spectacular spots on the sand, and after checking out these seaside hotels, you'll never leave England off of your beach vacation bucket list again.

The Sexiest Hotels in the Dominican Republic

Oyster | Posted 03.18.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Although language can be a barrier for non-Spanish speakers and the tap water is not potable, people are extremely friendly and the landscape is stunning.

You Better Belize It! Eight Fabulous Hotels in Belize

Oyster | Posted 03.15.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Between the scuba diving, zip-lining, horseback riding, and Mayan ruin exploration, travelers don't have to stick to lying out on the beach -- though that's fine too! Read on for eight of the most fabulous hotels in the gorgeous country of Belize!

The Seven Most Amazing, Surprisingly Affordable Beach Destinations

Oyster | Posted 03.10.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Unfortunately, a mid-winter or spring break getaway can get quite pricey, especially because so many travelers have just the same idea, thereby creating a price spike among hotels and flights. But, fortunately yet again, there are some beach locales that aren't inordinately expensive.

7 Retreats For A Low-Key Caribbean Getaway

Oyster | Posted 03.09.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Fewer crowds, intimate spaces, and unspoiled tropical vistas are the hallmarks of these hotels, and these secluded spots are the places we like to visit when we're looking for a low-key getaway.

Do's and Don'ts for Booking Spring Break

U.S. News Travel | Posted 03.07.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

A study from CheapAir.com concluded that the best time to buy a domestic airline ticket is 54 days in advance. Depending on when your spring break falls, that sweet spot could be approaching faster than you think.

The Caribbean's Best All-Inclusive Resorts For Families

Oyster | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Oyster

You won't find a more kid-friendly resort on the island of Turks and Caicos than Beaches. With 10 pools, a beautiful beach, a water park, an Xbox Games Garage, a Sesame Street kids' camp, and even a DJ-spinning academy, the hotel is determined to rule out any inklings of boredom.

The Best Beaches in Antigua

Oyster | Posted 02.10.2015 | Travel
Oyster

With 365 beaches (one for each day of the year!), Antigua is the perfect island getaway when you're in need of some sand and surf.

You'll Moon Over Mexico's Moon Palace Resort

Oyster | Posted 02.03.2015 | Travel
Oyster

With 2,433 rooms across three resort sections -- each with their own decor, design, amenities, and appeal -- it's no shock that this is the largest Palace property in the world.

Imperfection, Madness, and Alternative Spring Break

Erin Dugan | Posted 12.14.2014 | College
Erin Dugan

If you are sick of hearing about the productive/worldly/influential things that people did on spring break while you were at home watching Netflix or drinking in Florida, I get it. But you should also probably stop reading. Because this post will make you vomit.

5 Rules For Surviving Spring Break With Our Sanity Intact

Betsy Hnath | Posted 06.28.2014 | Parents
Betsy Hnath

Ah, springtime, that season when schools take some time off and families connect over amazing vacations to ski resorts, sunny beaches and big cities with multi-level American Girl stores. At least that's the way it seems if I peruse the photos my friends post on their Facebook pages.

Survivor: Spring Break Edition

Christy Heitger-Ewing | Posted 06.23.2014 | Parents
Christy Heitger-Ewing

I remember bursting with excitement to get a break from boring homework, cranky teachers, chaotic classrooms and sticky cafeteria floors. Those were glorious days because I was a kid. Now that I'm an adult, spring break looks a whole lot different.