Spring Break Cruise Highlights

Taking a spring break cruise has gained popularity over a period of time. Along with co-eds, there are even couples choosing these cruises to have fun. The cruise liners are offering cruises spanning from 3 to 7 days at attractive prices and laden with discounts making it hard to resist. Some of the most preferred cruise destinations include Panama City, South Beach, South Padre Island, Acapulco, Montego Bay, Cancun, Bahamas and the Caribbean - to name a few. With just a week of holiday, the choices are endless and intriguing. Check out some of the highlights of Spring Break Cruises below.

Panama City

Sitting between Pensacola and Tallahassee, Panama City has hordes of pubs, restaurants and bars. It has 27 miles of amazingly beautiful beaches with clear water. This place boasts of an extremely lively nightlife, which makes it the perfect spring break destination. There are several pubs and bars where you can dance away until the early morning. Some of the pubs and restaurants are at par with their counterparts in Miami and New York. While you are here visiting some local clubs, do have frozen daiquiri and margaritas while you swing to the foot-tapping music. There are several casinos spread throughout the city that hold different events to attract the crowd. Here, many events keep you occupied, including concerts, conventions and pro boxing.


Cancun is the coastal city of Mexico and is also a popular tourist destination. Being one of the hottest spring break destinations, it also helps that the pesos are weaker than the dollar, making it a more affordable option for students. It has 14 miles of pristine white sandy beaches, with emerald green water and an island shaped like the number 7. It offers a wide array of nightclubs; you can even find one on a cruise ship. Be prepared for the crowd; the nightlife is busy and loud. Not only does the partying start late, some of these even go on until day break. Other than partying, you can try activities such as snorkeling in the clear water, fishing and also bull fights. Take time to visit Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, which is the bird and animal refuge located at a distance of 25 miles from Cancun and one of the UNESCO world heritage sites.

Montego Bay

It is one of the largest cities in an island nation that attracts over a million visitors every year. It is a shopper's paradise with all the duty-free shopping. Montego Bay also houses the most blissfully serene, pristine, white beaches with crystal clear turquoise water that oozes the sense of peace and calm. The small mountains in the back drop make this the picture perfect vacation. The most famous beach here is Doctor's Cave Beach Club. It is known to entice tourists to take a dip. There are several fantastic nightspots that one could haunt with some crazy party themes. Montego Bay also offers several underwater tours, several biking tours, golf, bird sanctuaries and water sports option. While you are here, do not forget to visit the Bob Marley Experience & Theatre. 

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