Unveils 2018 Spring Break Travel Trends Unveils 2018 Spring Break Travel Trends

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Spring Break season is right around the corner and Americans will be taking off on trips throughout the U.S., Caribbean and Mexico in search of sprawling beaches, lively nightlife, and inspiring culture. For those still looking to book a trip,, the global leader in connecting travelers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, is here to help.

Although's data shows that Spring Break 2018 (March 17th-April 28th) will be 2% more expensive than last year, there are still savings to be had, including a few popular destinations that stood out as being slightly less expensive throughout the seven-week travel period: Playa del Carmen (20% cheaper), San Diego (17% cheaper) and Panama City Beach (4% cheaper).

The following week-to-week recommendations highlight additional great savings for travelers, where they will discover a variety of accommodations to choose from - from hotels and B&Bs, apartments to vacation homes and even more unique properties.

Week of March 17th - 23rd

    Ocean City, Maryland: 29% cheaper

    Playa del Carmen, Mexico: 7% cheaper

    Tampa, Florida: 9% cheaper


Week of March 24th - 30th

    Cancun, Mexico: 23% cheaper

    Miami, Florida: 9% cheaper

    Palm Springs, California: 14% cheaper

    San Diego, California: 8% cheaper


Week of March 31st - April 6th

    Clearwater Beach, Florida: 10% cheaper

    Key West, Florida: 12% cheaper

    Miami Beach, Florida: 18% cheaper

    Myrtle Beach, South Carolina: 26% cheaper

    Orlando, Florida: 16% cheaper

    San Juan, Puerto Rico: 22% cheaper

    Santa Barbara, California: 12% cheaper

    Santa Cruz, California: 25% cheaper

    Virginia Beach, Virginia: 25% cheaper


Week of April 7th - 13th

    Daytona Beach, Florida: 20% cheaper

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida: 15% cheaper

    Las Vegas, Nevada: 6% cheaper

    South Padre Island, Texas: 24% cheaper


Week of April 14th - 20th 


    Atlanta, Georgia: 17% cheaper

    Monterey, California: 7% cheaper

    Nashville, Tennessee: 10% cheaper

    New Orleans, Louisiana: 20% cheaper

    Reno, Nevada: 42% cheaper

    San Antonio, Texas: 28% cheaper

    Savannah, Georgia: 16% cheaper


Week of April 21st - 28th


    Atlantic City, New Jersey: 25% cheaper

    Corpus Christi, Texas: 40% cheaper

    Panama City Beach, Florida: 6% cheaper


And for those looking for the top Spring Break destinations for young couples and groups, found the following cities to be trending, based on current bookings:



    Atlantic City


    Clearwater Beach

    Corpus Christi

    Daytona Beach

    Fort Lauderdale

    Key West

    Las Vegas


    Miami Beach


    Myrtle Beach


    New Orleans

    Ocean City


    Palm Springs

    Panama City Beach

    Playa del Carmen

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