Spring Break is just around the corner and, chances are, you’re either itching to escape school for one week or you’re simply getting desperate for a sunny vacation. That’s why Cancun, Miami and Las Vegas are some of the most popular destinations.
So when is Spring Break this year? In the U.S., state universities start Spring Break on March 26, while private colleges begin a week later on April 2.
Traveling during this time means long airport security lines and cluttered beach-side streets. But it’s totally worth it once you have the warm sand between your toes and a cold beer in your hands. Before you’re ready for all that, you need to overcome the dreaded task of packing your suitcase (and trying not to forget any must-haves). We suggest planning your outfits and looking to our ideas of perfect Spring Break attire.
(Clockwise from top left) Diesel jacket, $129 | Original Penguin t-shirt, $29 | Von Dutch hat, $34 | Ben Sherman wallet, $49 | Sperry Top-Sider boat shoes, $99 | Sperry Top-Sider socks, $15 | Diesel jeans, $199 | Original Penguin chinos, $69 | UGG Australia sandals, $79 | 7 Diamonds shirt, $109 | Kurt Vonnegut ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’ book, $6, amazon.com | Amara beach towel, $66, amara.com | Lacoste toilet kit, $64 | Sanuk sneakers, $79 | Jackery phone charger, $16, amazon.com
Or, if you’re reading this and are currently in a panic trying to stuff all your essentials into a last-minute packing spree, here’s a helpful checklist you should print out and run through.