It’s time to kiss winter goodbye! Well, maybe not for all states, but for those who are escaping the last few weeks of cold weather for Spring Break, you’re in for quite a treat as you prepare to soak up the sun and inhale the fresh beach air. If you’re a college student or a family, Spring Break is meant to be enjoyed by all and you’re welcome to visiting world-class beaches with friends and family during these weeks. There are some classic Spring Break destinations that still remain on the popularity list, and some new destinations worth checking out.

When preparing for your Spring Break getaway, be sure to get the best hotel deals in the area while you plan your trip. If you’re not sure where to go, take a look at these 10 best Spring Break destinations for 2014.

1. Cancun

Cancun is a Veteran Spring Break destination that may never leave the list. With the warm sunshine, sandy beaches and tropical drinks, Cancun is just a flight or cruise ship trip away!

2. Miami Beach

Nothing says “Spring Break” more than South Beach! Miami is the epitome for Spring Breakers for its neon lights and endless, crystal clear beaches.

3. Bahamas

Whether you get there by cruise or plane, the Bahamas is a top Spring Break choice for both families and friends. Enjoy the steel drum music and a coconut cocktail in the beach.

4. Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas is paradise. This is a great location for surfers and couples. Visitors can enjoy endless nights of the ocean breeze and some great drinks!

5. Puerto Vallarta

In the mood for a Mexican getaway that is a little out of the ordinary? Allow Puerto Vallarta’s bars, beach events and hidden gems draw you in to its charm.

6. Jamaica

Jamaica has a much more laid-back party scene where you can enjoy water activities, strong drinks and the beach scene all day and all night.

7. Puerto Rico

Enjoy a little beach and a little nature in Puerto Rico! Visitors can get there by plane or cruise and enjoy the many attractions of this beautiful island.

8. South Padre Island

South Padre Island, TX, usually attracts families, but this isn’t exactly where you’d want to bring them during Spring Break.

9. Punta Cana

Located in the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana is loaded with beautiful beaches, all-inclusive accommodations and an exciting nightlife to keep the party going through your whole Spring Break visit.

10. Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach, FL, has called on several celebrities to host their party scene and validate them as the Spring Break capital. We don’t see Panama City Beach going off the charts anytime soon! This isn’t the location you’d want to bring your children.