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5 affordable spring-break vacation spots

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It’s not too late to plan a fun and affordable getaway during spring break. Although it is considered a peak time for travel, there are ways to get to your destination affordably.

Pick places that aren’t so touristy, and destinations that can stretch your vacation dollars. Not all spring-break vacation spots must be sunny or snowy. Tours, family activities and rustic accommodations can create lasting memories and enjoyable downtime to recharge from work or school.

If you’re interested in avoiding the heavy partyers of the college crowd, these spring-break destinations might suit you better.