• Flickr/Victoria Peckham

    Spring Break Destinations

    We've concocted a list of the best spring break destinations, including the world's most salacious spots, a couple of homegrown beach cities, a final ski getaway, and an option for do-gooders.

  • Amsterdam Tourism & Convention Bureau

    Spring Break Destinations - Amsterdam

    Some come for the tulips, some come for the weed, but whatever's on the vegetative agenda, visitors to Amsterdam often find themselves mesmerized by the city's free-thinking, live-and-let-live mantra.

  • Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism

    Spring Break Destinations - Dominican Republic

    The Dominican Republic has something for everyone, from Vegas-style casinos, nightclubs, and all-inclusive resorts, to horseback riding, golf, diving, and hundreds of miles of white-sand beaches.

  • MS Gulf Coast CVB

    Spring Break Destinations - Gulf Coast

    Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, with the BP oil spill only adding to the destruction. Thousands of students spent last year's spring break doing hands-on volunteer work in the region.

  • Flickr/a tea but no e

    Spring Break Destinations - Jackson Hole, Wyoming

    While some of us are eagerly awaiting the return of spring flowers, others may be longing for one last hurrah on snow-powdered peaks – and we're particularly keen on Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

  • Flickr/Victoria Peckham

    Spring Break Destinations - Koh Phangan, Thailand

    Originally developed as an alternative to Koh Samui and Phuket, the island of Koh Phangan, in the Gulf of Thailand, has since gained its own notoriety thanks to its monthly all-night beach parties.

  • Lake Havasu Convention & Visitors Bureau

    Spring Break Destinations - Lake Havasu, Arizona

    Lake Havasu, in the Arizona desert, is gaining major partygoer appeal, thanks to its array of after-dark action, stunning scenery, and its main attraction, the eponymous lake itself.

  • Photos.com

    Spring Break Destinations - Miami

    Miami is really all about "the scene" – by day, sun and sand amid scantily-clad rollerbladers and volleyballers, by night, dining and partying amid a mix of the rich, famous, and fabulous.

  • Tourism Montreal/Stephan Poulin

    Spring Break Destinations - Montreal

    You'll have to forego beaches and bikinis here, but with alcohol consumption and casino gambling open to the 18-and-over crowd, Montreal reels in its fair share of spring breakers all the same.

  • Puerto Vallarta Convention and Visitors Bureau

    Spring Break Destinations - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    In Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, miles of golden beaches, dotted with newer towns and resorts, stretch to the north and south, while the local color of an old fishing village mixes with modern influences.

  • San Diego Tourism Board

    Spring Break Destinations - San Diego

    In San Diego, a happening club scene draws spring-breakers to the Pacific Beach neighborhood; the Gaslamp Quarter offers a cosmopolitan evening out; and hipsters flock to the W Hotel's rooftop bar.

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