The Beach


With blinding white cliffs, fluorescent blue waters, heat temperatures and dry-desert land, it’s little wonder this place regularly tops favorite beach lists. Protected turtles lay eggs right here and dolphins may be seen within the water. You need only hear the name of this beach to really feel somewhat calmer. The satisfaction of Provo Island is tourist heavy, however that’s as a result of it’s probably the greatest (third finest, we say) seashores on the planet.

A white sand beach hugs steep limestone cliffs and coral reefs make it a great spot for snorkeling. Rarotonga is the youngest of the 15 islands within the Cook Islands chain, and hasn’t eroded as a lot as its siblings. Its lush green heart is encircled by a 20-mile shoreline of good white sand.

Just offshore, a coral reef protects the beach and harbors marine life normally seen in Jacques Cousteau documentaries. Though nudity is technically banned on St. Barths, that is certainly one of two beaches on the French Leeward Island that attracts naturists (perhaps due to its distance from developed areas). It can get windy and there’s little shade, but the photo ops are magnificent. An inappropriate name does nothing to spoil the flawless aesthetics of this prolonged strip of sand.

Possibly Grenada’s best household beach — foot-soothing sands, skin-comforting waters and soul-calming breezes — Grand Anse is big enough to never get crowded and intimate enough to feel like your individual. Navagio Beach, or Zakynthos Cove, or Smuggler’s Bay, or Shipwreck Cove — many names exist for this small inlet on the island of Zakynthos. All you should know is it is attractive and the stays of an old ship, reportedly used to smuggle cigarettes earlier than it met its briny demise in 1983, emerge zombie-like from the sand.

Thomas Beach – Best For Secluded Beach Walks & Sunbaking

  • Hidden discretely at the backside of a dramatic cliff face, this paradisal spot is accessed via an inclinator that takes you immediately all the way down to this superior beach membership.
  • Just remember to save enough time for some serious water-primarily based frolicking, like snorkelling, stand-up paddle boarding and kayaking throughout the crystal clear waters.
  • Treat the children to sea, sunshine and shopping at Nusa Dua Beach!
  • Come hungry, since you’ll need to tuck into the scrumptious island-inspired menu right here, and stick round till sundown for the magical bonfires on the beach.

It’s a part of Freycinet National Park, northeast of Hobart. Glorious white sands meet volcanic rocks and blue-green waters topside, whereas coral gardens and a rich marine reserve meet divers underneath the floor. Treks to get there require battling thorny grass, muddy floor and a mangrove forest. Whitehaven Beach is a part of the Whitsunday Islands National Park and has more than 2½ miles of sand that’s 98% pure silica — so clean it squeaks. Visitors need to register with a tour guide for entry, and may keep only for a number of hours.

The chair, umbrella, bracelet and Jet Ski touts might be a challenge to your good mood, however if you walk eastward away from the busy section you’ll absorb one of the world’s finest seashores uninterrupted. White sands, pink granite rock formations and green peaks make for certainly one of Tasmania’s most gorgeous coastal scenes.

Pinkish sands, no rocks or other feet-slicing issues in the shallows — this stretch of sunny Barbadian serenity can be accessed by a staircase or beachfront elevator from The Crane resort, making it as novel as it is lovely. Mountains in the background, ocean in entrance and three miles of sand underfoot, Hanalei Bay on Kauai is a surfer’s and paddle boarder’s dream, with a reef to the proper-hand side of the bay looking out to sea.

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El Nido is the gateway to journey, “the final frontier” of the Philippines, because it has been dubbed. Powder-fine seashores and gin-clear waters complement the stunning views of karst limestone formations, empty lagoons, marble cliffs, prehistoric caves and waterfalls. Yes, “The Beach” was filmed here and it gets filled with tourists.