Where to go and why, this is the question on the mind of each student planning a spring break vacation. The bahamas is a good choice for those living in the United States.
Grand Bahamas is just off the coast of Florida and its very safe for the typical traveler. The crime rate is relatively low on the island compared to other island destinations and Mexico. Freeport and Nassau are the main tourist areas in the Bahamas. Lucaya is a community on Grand Bahama rich with beautiful hotels and activities.
They are many cruises that depart daily from different ports in Florida if you are thinking of a Bahamas cruise package. They are a fun way to meet new friends and extend the experience. A Bahama cruise is also usually cheaper than flying direct from your city. This type of package will usually include food while you are on the ship. Some cruise packages also include activities on the ship and entry into clubs and shows. Do your research and find the cruise line that fits your particular needs. Size and type of ship will play into the price of the whole package. Also, some Bahamas cruises take longer to reach the port than others. You may want to ask your travel agent if some cruises are shorter than others. You may also want to ask your travel agent if they include alcohol on the ship. This will no doubt be important to the spring breakers.
If you are on a budget and want a safe enjoyable experience, try Grand Bahama … you will not be disappointed.