Check Out the Best Tropical Vacation Spots in the U.S.

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Who wouldn’t want to spend a few days in a hot tropical destination? From sunbathing to having fun in the sea, everyone can find something to enjoy. The best thing is that you don’t have to search too far for the perfect tropical destination when the U.S. has so many to offer. Here are a few of our favorite places to consider before your next vacation.

Make a Trip to Florida

Florida is one of the first places that comes to mind when we think of sunny days and beautiful beaches. Located along the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico, Key West is the perfect destination to consider. If you decide to visit, you’ll get to relax throughout the day and party all night. Plus, if you’re looking for a nice place to stay, Casa Marina Key West comes highly recommended.

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Then there’s Amelia Island. There are so many things to do in this tropical paradise, from sea turtle nest hunting to getting a strawberry ice cream cone in the afternoon. Take a walk on the beach, gather some seashells for your collection, or go fishing. For maximum relaxation, try The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, where you can enjoy their signature spa treatments.

See the Islands of Hawaii

For a true U.S. tropical destination, head to Hawaii. Home to some of the world’s best islands, Hawaii is all blue lagoons and fragrant hibiscus. Kauai is resplendent in rainforests, waterfalls, and beaches best seen on a hike or from your candy-striped beach towel. Lay down on the shore outside the Ko’a Kea Resort on Po’ipu Beach for the ultimate tropical respite.

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The breathtaking black beaches of Maui, Hawaii, are just one of the many reasons this island is worth visiting as well. The place is also famous for its hiking spots and beautiful waterfalls. This destination also has something to offer to nature lovers. You can stay in The Ritz-Carlton Maui for the ultimate Hawaiian experience.

Relax in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

St. Croix is the largest of the three Caribbean islands that make up the Virgin Islands. It is the ideal place if you want to relax during your vacation. Along with that, the island offers a range of dining and shopping places to discover. The variety of sports activities you can enjoy is impressive: swimming, hiking, golf courses, snorkeling, scuba diving, and more.

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The U.S. has tons of tropical destinations to see thanks to its large size. No matter where you end up, you’re sure to have a great time!