Family Spring Break Destinations

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Away.com shares their favorite destination for a sizzling Spring break.

    Jennifer Maltba: If you have school aged children, each year you're likely finding yourself trying to plan yet another fun vacation for spring break. At Away.

    com, we have found three unique and easy destinations for your family this spring.

    Naples, Florida is a great beach destination on the Gulf Coast, offering white sand and blue water. Naples has a rodeo drive feel with plenty of great shopping and eateries to be found. Everglades National Park is nearby and offers opportunities to see wildlife like crocodiles and alligators. Spend each evening watching the magnificent sunset over the Gulf.

    Corpus Christi, Texas is a fun destination in the spring. It's a beach town and sun seekers will enjoy Gulf Coast breezes that tamper the Texas heat. Plus, there are eleven beaches in the Corpus Christi and Upper Padre island area, so you are sure to find a spot that's right for your crew. Eat your fill of fresh seafood that is caught daily and keep your eyes peeled for birds. This area has been ranked the birdiest city in America.

    Snow lovers who want to hit the slopes on spring break should head to Colorado. Most ski resorts in the areas like Aspen and Breckenridge don't close until mid-April or later. Plus, the spring brings relatively warm temperatures and longer days, giving your family plenty of time for skiing or tubing.

    So surprise the family this year with a fun new destination for spring break.