Not all spring breaks were created equal. While some may choose to while away the week of rest on a beach sipping piña coladas and getting a tan, we prefer to shake things up with a bit of adrenaline-pumping action.
The mythical perfect honeymoon. Every couple has their own internal checklist, but if you're in the market for beaches so pristine you'll feel guilty about Instagramming them, private islands and intimate hotels where you can quietly argue with your new spouse without the entire staff knowing about it, the British Virgin Islands certainly fit the bill.
What could be better than a sun-dappled Caribbean beach for some much-needed R&R? We love a gorgeous spa, one that offers unmatched ocean views and pampers with signature treatments using local ingredients.
The 13 perfect island escapes for kids of every age.
The Obamas have returned from their post-presidency vacation in the British Virgin Islands where they served up some serious vacation swag that had the rest of us back here in America seriously jelly.
Celebrate each other! Enjoy a welcome bottle of champagne, invitations to our gourmet Wine Dinner (Thursdays), a snorkel and sail excursion to Virgin Gorda (Thursday), and a trip to The Loop to watch the sunset including wine, fruit, and cheese.
People tend to think of the BVIs as mainly a boater destination, but these Caribbean islands offer so much more on land.
For the ultimate retreat, skip the better-known locales in favor of these 11 under-the-radar islands where privacy and exclusivity reign.
Only 300 of the 1,800 acres here have been developed, leaving visitors with plenty of room to roam. Options include parking it on one of five beaches, heading to the spa for a dosha diagnostic from an ayurvedic therapist, or hitting up Drake's Lounge, where there are more than 25 types of rum on the menu. peterisland.com, doubles from $450.