One of the most popular destinations for seniors when they take Spring trips is the Caribbean. The white sand beaches, the clear water and the affordable attractions make the region an excellent choice for retirees. Today, we’re looking at some of the best destinations in the Caribbean for your next trip.
Best Caribbean Destinations
US Virgin Islands
Want to visit the beautiful Caribbean without leaving the United States? Then the US Virgin Islands are for you! You don’t need a passport to visit, since it’s part of the country you’re already a citizen of. The festival season in St. Thomas is in late April, so this is a great time of year to visit.
Whether you’re enjoying the historic forts, soaking up the sun on the beaches or going for a dip in a pool at the resort, there’s great things to do on the islands.
Visiting St. Lucia can be an otherworldly experience. The huge mountains that form the core of the islands are picturesque and stunning, and the resorts feel like a world away from reality. The beaches are stark white and breathtaking, and the water that rings the island is clear and refreshing.
The mountains are a great destination for hikes, while the beaches are great for romantic walks. There are numerous luxury hotels on the island, several of which are hits for couples.
Turks and Caicos
The unparalleled beaches of the Caribbean are at their best on the islands of the Turks and Caicos. The resorts are unmatched in luxury and upscale comfort, while the views and tropical and enchanting in ways that are hard to describe.
Visiting in the Spring time is ideal for these islands, as the Turks and Caicos can be expensive during the peak season in Winter. Visiting in the off-season not only saves you money but it helps you avoid crowds, too.