Most US citizens love the idea of a vacation at the tropics and during winter most of them are tempted to book one. Most exoticlocations can be visited only by those owning a passport. In case you don’t have a passport and you want to unwind and escape the winter cold, there are quite a few tropical places to consider for a good time.
This is the place for those looking for a more secluded island retreat with exotic nature and beautiful scenery far from the US mainland. There are six islands to choose from and here you can enjoy anything a peaceful tropical dream has to offer. Blue waters and white beaches but also a large numberof watersports and lower prices than you would expect, are the qualities of this destination.
This is the ideal destination for the party lovers from US. You can escape the winter cold and get a summery tan on the pristine beaches experiencing the Caribbean feel and adventure. Swimming,snorkeling, diving and zip-lining but also quality surfing are part of the activities you can take on by day.When night comes, the place comes alive with music, partying and one of the most colorful island style night lives.
Northern Mariana Islands
This a Micronesia destination which surprisingly is open to US citizens without a passport. Here you can enjoy a rich culture, quality food, cool parties and typical island life activities that will help you relax and unwind. You can swim and dive to see two shipwrecks from WW2 but also explore the amazing jungle filled with blooming flame trees. There are historical sites to be seen and amazing orange sunsets to admire. We can only add that the white beaches and turquoise waters make this island paradise a craved destination.
Small Caribbean Nations
For the US folk not having a passport, Bermuda, Bahamas or Jamaica are the ideal island getaways. You can’t travel by plane because a passport will be required but you can travel by sea and use only an enhanced driving license or a passport card( a lot cheaper and easier to obtain). Everybody knows what wonders to expect on these island destinations but you should keep in mind that Jamaica is for fun, rum and cigars lovers, Bermuda is ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling passionate and Bahamas is the place for romantic escapes.