Celebrity spring break 2018: Check out the beaches, bikinis, and Brooke Shields

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Celebrities need some rest and relaxation around this time of year too! Matt Damon, Kelly Ripa, Gabrielle Union, and other notable names are spending their vacation time at the beach or other far-flung locales away from the set. Check out what the famous are doing this spring break.

<p>The<em> Thor</em> star and his wife were affectionate on a trip to his native Australia. When they weren’t sharing a kiss, they were taking care of their kids or entertaining a group of friends that included Matt Damon and his wife, Luciana Barroso. (Photo: Media-Mode/Splash News)<br><br></p>
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky

The Thor star and his wife were affectionate on a trip to his native Australia. When they weren’t sharing a kiss, they were taking care of their kids or entertaining a group of friends that included Matt Damon and his wife, Luciana Barroso. (Photo: Media-Mode/Splash News)

<p>In Sydney, Damon toted a surfboard during his star-studded vacation. (Photo: KHAPGG/Backgrid) </p>
Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso

In Sydney, Damon toted a surfboard during his star-studded vacation. (Photo: KHAPGG/Backgrid)

<p>This photo of the 47-year-old <em>Live With Kelly and Ryan</em> host having fun in the sun comes to you <a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/Bgwavncgt32/?hl=en&taken-by=instasuelo" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:via her husband, Mark Consuelos" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">via her husband, Mark Consuelos</a>. “Sultry Sundays with the sexy one are my fave…” he sweetly captioned it. (Photo: Kelly Ripa via Instagram)<br><br></p>
Kelly Ripa

This photo of the 47-year-old Live With Kelly and Ryan host having fun in the sun comes to you via her husband, Mark Consuelos. “Sultry Sundays with the sexy one are my fave…” he sweetly captioned it. (Photo: Kelly Ripa via Instagram)

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<p>In Miami, Union and her NBA husband, who plays for the Miami Heat, <a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg9iVolApP0/?hl=en&taken-by=gabunion" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:enjoyed a staycation" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">enjoyed a staycation</a> in late March. Sure, they could afford to go anywhere, but why would you want to leave that? (Photo: Gabrielle Union via Instagram)<br><br></p>
Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade

In Miami, Union and her NBA husband, who plays for the Miami Heat, enjoyed a staycation in late March. Sure, they could afford to go anywhere, but why would you want to leave that? (Photo: Gabrielle Union via Instagram)

<p>The model, 52, joked about having found “<a href="https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/brooke-shields-wears-bikini-return-blue-lagoon-jokes-005408239.html" data-ylk="slk:another Blue Lagoon;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">another Blue Lagoon</a>” on her tropical getaway. The world decided that photos of her rocking a bikini were seriously awesome. (Photo: <a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/Bgw5t7bnaWL/?utm_source=ig_embed" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Brooke Shields via Instagram" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Brooke Shields via Instagram</a>) </p>
Brooke Shields

The model, 52, joked about having found “another Blue Lagoon” on her tropical getaway. The world decided that photos of her rocking a bikini were seriously awesome. (Photo: Brooke Shields via Instagram)

<p>Garner raved about “<a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BhAPgFghXrx/?hl=en&taken-by=jennifer.garner" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:a perfect morning hike" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">a perfect morning hike</a>” with her friend Simone De La Rue as she <a href="http://people.com/movies/jennifer-garner-and-ben-affleck-spent-easter-weekend-at-hawaii-park-with-kids-they-had-the-best-time/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:vacationed in Hawaii" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">vacationed in Hawaii</a> with her ex, Ben Affleck, their children, and Affleck’s new love, Lindsay Shookus. Talk about friendly celebrity exes! (Photo: Jennifer Garner via Instagram) </p>
Jennifer Garner

Garner raved about “a perfect morning hike” with her friend Simone De La Rue as she vacationed in Hawaii with her ex, Ben Affleck, their children, and Affleck’s new love, Lindsay Shookus. Talk about friendly celebrity exes! (Photo: Jennifer Garner via Instagram)

<p>Speaking of Affleck, the actor took a break from filming the 2019 action movie <i>Triple Frontier</i> on the island long enough to try out kayak surfing with Shookus. (Photo: Backgrid) </p>
Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus

Speaking of Affleck, the actor took a break from filming the 2019 action movie Triple Frontier on the island long enough to try out kayak surfing with Shookus. (Photo: Backgrid)

<p>Philipps is already quite delightful, but she decided to add a rainbow snow cone to the mix when her family visited Hawaii. Unfortunately, the trip ended on a down note when the actress and her husband, Mark Silverstein, arrived home with their two little girls, Birdie and Cricket, but without their daughters’ stuffed animals. Mom <a href="https://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-moms/news/busy-philipps-breaks-down-after-leaving-daughters-stuffed-bears-at-hotel/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:did not take it well" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">did not take it well</a>. (Photo: Busy Philipps via Instagram) </p>
Busy Philipps

Philipps is already quite delightful, but she decided to add a rainbow snow cone to the mix when her family visited Hawaii. Unfortunately, the trip ended on a down note when the actress and her husband, Mark Silverstein, arrived home with their two little girls, Birdie and Cricket, but without their daughters’ stuffed animals. Mom did not take it well. (Photo: Busy Philipps via Instagram)

<p>“<a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BgcX14RhXuF/?hl=en&taken-by=leamichele" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Let the sun shine!" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Let the sun shine!</a>,” the former <em>Glee</em> star declared of this photo. She and her mom spent several days doing little more than this on the beach on Hawaii. Talk about bliss! (Photo: Lea Michele via Instagram)<br><br></p>
Lea Michele

Let the sun shine!,” the former Glee star declared of this photo. She and her mom spent several days doing little more than this on the beach on Hawaii. Talk about bliss! (Photo: Lea Michele via Instagram)

<p>Coco Austin, wife of Ice-T and mom to baby Chanel, hit the pool with her baby girl during <a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/Bf9dTd6F5YE/?utm_source=ig_embed" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:a family trip to the Bahamas" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">a family trip to the Bahamas</a>. Can you tell their bathing suits are supposed to make them look like mermaids? (Photo: Coco via Instagram)<br><br></p>
Coco Austin and baby Chanel

Coco Austin, wife of Ice-T and mom to baby Chanel, hit the pool with her baby girl during a family trip to the Bahamas. Can you tell their bathing suits are supposed to make them look like mermaids? (Photo: Coco via Instagram)

<p>In early April, the couple took <a href="https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/megan-fox-brian-austin-green-not-broken-photo-shoot-hawaii-215718765.html" data-ylk="slk:one of their regular trips to Hawaii;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">one of their regular trips to Hawaii</a>, where they held hands as they walked along the beach. Luckily, a photographer was there to capture their PDA and squash breakup rumors. (Photo: Backgrid) </p>
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green

In early April, the couple took one of their regular trips to Hawaii, where they held hands as they walked along the beach. Luckily, a photographer was there to capture their PDA and squash breakup rumors. (Photo: Backgrid)

<p><span>Gomez went for a cruise in Sydney Harbour during her trip to Australia. She looked pretty happy about skipping that tourist trap… (Photo</span>: Media-Mode/Splash News) </p>
Selena Gomez

Gomez went for a cruise in Sydney Harbour during her trip to Australia. She looked pretty happy about skipping that tourist trap… (Photo: Media-Mode/Splash News)

<p>The songstress soaked up the sun in Sydney in early March. Now that she’s finished coaching on Australia’s edition of <i>The Voice</i>, she can have some fun down under! (Photo: KHAPGGBM/Backgrid) </p>
Kelly Rowland

The songstress soaked up the sun in Sydney in early March. Now that she’s finished coaching on Australia’s edition of The Voice, she can have some fun down under! (Photo: KHAPGGBM/Backgrid)

<p>Stone and boyfriend Angelo Boffa braved the Miami heat for some fun in the sun. And before you even ask, she’s 60! (Photo: VAEM/Backgrid) </p>
Sharon Stone

Stone and boyfriend Angelo Boffa braved the Miami heat for some fun in the sun. And before you even ask, she’s 60! (Photo: VAEM/Backgrid)

<p>The mama of three rocked a bikini on the sand and in the water during <a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BhXSfJYDc23/?taken-by=kourtneykardash" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:a romp" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">a romp</a> to Turks and Caicos. She also cruised along the bike paths and hit the waves with a surfboard. (Photo: Kourtney Kardashian via Instagram) </p>
Kourtney Kardashian

The mama of three rocked a bikini on the sand and in the water during a romp to Turks and Caicos. She also cruised along the bike paths and hit the waves with a surfboard. (Photo: Kourtney Kardashian via Instagram)

<p>Witherspoon and her 5-year-old son, Tennessee, shared the “<a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BhT7gWcHEL1/?taken-by=reesewitherspoon" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:last day of Spring Break" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">last day of Spring Break</a>” together. While she didn’t have a swimsuit, she did have a very pretty view, a cocktail in her hand, and a cutie by her side. (Photo: Reese Witherspoon via Instagram) </p>
Reese Witherspoon

Witherspoon and her 5-year-old son, Tennessee, shared the “last day of Spring Break” together. While she didn’t have a swimsuit, she did have a very pretty view, a cocktail in her hand, and a cutie by her side. (Photo: Reese Witherspoon via Instagram)

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