The nice weather is around the corner as the spring and summer months are approaching. With that, comes the excitement of vacations and trips to exciting and new destinations. Even though spring and summer seasons bring hotter temperatures, there’s nothing like a trip to the tropics. If you’re looking for summer sun, white sands, and crystal blue seas, consider some of these top island destinations

Maldives

The Maldives is one of the most exclusive island destinations you can visit. While the cost of vacationing here tends to be a little on the higher end, and travel from the U.S takes more than an entire day, the end result is worth it. For travelers, staying options are unique and exciting. Stay in one of the secluded resort hotels, or set up your home away from home in one of the overwater private bungalows. Because there are no direct flights from the U.S and its travel price tag, the Maldives is known for being a secluded and private destination, which is often appealing to tourists. 

Turks & Caicos

The Turks and Caicos Islands are home to one of the largest, more beautiful coral reef systems in the world, making this a perfect destination for explorers looking for a good dive. See incredible marine life and colorful reefs that you won’t see anywhere else. Turks and Caicos are made up of a network of 40 islands that offer vacationers with captivating beaches and luxurious hotels and resorts that live up to their name and popularity. It’s a perfect place for both couples and families to get away. 

Aruba

The island of Aruba, which many tourists and vacationers have famously titled “One Happy Island” is one of the most popular Caribbean destinations on our list. This stunning island offers tourists with pure white sand beaches and crystal clear waters, perfect for divers and snorkelers looking for an ideal deep-sea experience. In fact, Aruba is known for its pristine underwater visibility, making it a known getaway for divers looking for incredible coral reefs and sunken shipwrecks. 

St. Lucia

St. Lucia is a beautiful island known for its romantic settings and beaches; it’s a popular destination for couples looking for their perfect romantic getaway. Take a visit to volcanic beaches or one of the local fishing villages. Whether you’re looking for relaxation or adventure, St. Lucia will offer you plenty of different opportunities. For honeymooners, St. Lucia’s secluded resorts are a fantastic combination of island entertainment and pure relaxation.