The white, soft sand between your feet, the turquoise clear water, the white frothy waves striking against the rugged shore and the glaring yet inviting sun make you feel comfortable, contented and happy with life.
Beaches have different meanings for different people; for some they serve as a source of relaxation time under the sun, for others the sun at the beach acts as a free tan machine, while for the rest beach time means fun time. There are thousands of beaches around the world, but we have mentioned below only ten of the most popular:
1. Las Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain
Yeah, Spanish names are difficult but the beach is exquisitely beautiful known by the local as “the Caribbean beach”. It is so beautiful that you would never want to leave ever.
2. Tayrona national park, Colombia
It has not the usual type of beauty that one would expect. The waves are not calm but angry and the shore is not sand but huge gigantic rocks. The good thing is that there aren’t many people who go there.
3. PORTO DA BARRA, SALVADOR, BRAZIL
Located at a stunning place, it is almost always busy. It is perfect for fishing, swimming and playing. There are always many activities over here to do.
4. Arambol, Goa, India
Goa is a popular tourist spot, known for its great beaches.
5. Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
Thailand beaches are absolutely breathtaking and this beach is no exception. It is visited by a lot of locals and visitors.
6. Airlie Beach, Australia
This beach is a beauty in the literal sense of the word; white sand and blue waters.. It is the perfect place to spend time.
7. Flamenco Beach (Playa Flamenco), Puerto Rico
With its crystal clear and waist deep water for many yards and greenery all around it, it has stolen the hearts of many travelers.
8. Playa de las Catedrales, Spain
It is well worth a visit because of the amazing and dizzying rock formations, but beware of the tides.
9. Whitehaven, Whitsunday Islands, Queensland, Australia
Gorgeously azure water with white sand on the shore surrounded by tropical forest makes it picture perfect.
10. Aroa, Aitutaki, One Foot Island, Cook Islands
Snorkeling and fishing are just few of the things you could do on this magnificent coral atoll.