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The 5 Most-Happening Military Spring Break Destinations

[tps_header]Spring break may seem out of reach for military members these days, with increased work loads and shrinking budgets. But weekend duty or another free trip to Anheuser-Bush resorts may not be your only options. Duffel Blog teamed up with to put together a list of the best places for military members to visit, without spending a dime.

So get out your Administrative Action form and your Individual Augmentation request, because this list is sure to cure the service member’s spring-time blues.[/tps_header]

[tps_title]#5 Kāneʻohe Bay, Hawaii[/tps_title]

Hiking to the top of Chinaman's Hat in Kāneʻohe Bay is one of the challenges of being assigned to this island paradise.

Hiking to the top of Chinaman’s Hat in Kāneʻohe Bay is one of the challenges of being assigned to this island paradise.

When former Marines of Kāneʻohe Bay tell friends they served in the military, they try to avoid saying they did so in one of the world’s top vacation spots. With some of the best surfing in the world and a summer climate year round, the tropical island beats your shitty post in Alabama or the Mojave desert any day.

Avoid angry Samoans who want to kill you and killer waves on the North Shore that you know in your heart you can’t surf, and you are in for the best military-paid vacation of your career.

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Noel Vieira

I can do the Afgan one. Shit, I’m already here!

Kevin J. Sudbeck

Been to all sites except MCRD, which explains my Coffee drinking and Navy figure.

Roger Molett

We went to Great Inagua Bahamas about two or three two week deployments per year. No uniforms allowed, $65 per diem and 12 on 24 off shifts. The best snorkelling anywhere ten yards from the beach. The packs of wild dogs were a bitch though.

Michael Vredenburg
United States Army Garrison Kwajalein Atoll (USAGKA). 2500 miles and six hours from Honolulu; year-round snorkeling, diving and world-class game fishing; 1000 contractors (mostly male with a sprinkling of “Mainland 1 = Island 10 females); and loads of gay guys and lesbians. The country (Marshall Islands) also has the most cutely and fantastically corrupt host nation government in the world. The Foreign Minister here got bribed to nominate a Hezbollah-linked former Lebanese general who has been accused of murdering the former Prime Minister of Lebanon in a bombing, as Marshall Islands ambassador to UNESCO. The loads of rules and restrictions… Read more »
Orlin Heady

I was a K-Bay Marine


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