This year, spring will officially begin on Thursday, March 19, the earliest it has started in 124 years. With spring comes cleaning, midterm exams, warm weather, and most exciting of all, spring break.
Spring break began in Greece and Rome to celebrate what was known as a season of fertility and a new beginning. In the 1950s, college students began traveling to warm beaches to relax and get away from school, starting the now popular trend — over 53% of millennials planned on taking a spring vacation in 2018.
Here are some safety tips for any spring break activities you might enjoy.