No holiday is ever complete without a trip to the beach. So here is a list of our top seven picks, for all those tireless beach bums out there, to let your hair down and enjoy some fresh air.
1. Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue Island, Republic of Seychelles :
Who ever said paradise is up above must have clearly not taken a trip to the majestic Anse Source d’Argent beach in the dreamy Seychelles. With its emerald waters, pristine white sandy beaches and towering boulders, there is no place else you’d call heaven!
2. Blue Lagoon, Oludeniz, Turkey :
Indulge in delectable seafood and adventurous water sports, all while soaking in the natural splendour of Turkey’s famed Oludeniz Beach. The place is also known for its historical sights and rather peaceful setting.
3. Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands :
When you take a dip in the coral waters of one of Caribbean’s best beaches, know that you are in the friendly company of stingrays and other aquatic fauna. Accounting for a little less than 6 miles, this beach, although smaller, is one teeming with beach bars and a welcoming crowd.
4. Palm Beach, Aruba :
Placed on the west end of the picturesque island, the Palm Beach is undeniably one of the most scenic beaches of the world. A walk along its shores, watching the beautiful waves go by, feeling the breeze on you at sun down, is quite an experience for every traveller.
5. 7 Mile Beach, Negril, Jamaica :
A tropical setting you can never resist – that is the 7 mile beach for you. With its perfect boho-vibes and ideal swimming conditions, this beach, that was once captivated by pirates, is now the ultimate destination for beach-lovers.
6. Navagio Beach, Zakynthos Island, Greece :
Also known as shipwreck beach, this beach offers a breathtaking birds-eye view to the traveller. Apart from its obvious panoramic beauty, Navagio is one of the most commercial places on the island. So if you are looking for a quiet place into the wild, this beach might not be on top of your list. Once, here, don’t forget to click a few photographs of the much-talked-about shipwreck ruins, lying against a majestic backdrop formed by mysterious coves and giant boulders.
7. Matira Beach, Bora Bora :
This beach could easily be your home away from home simply for the warm feeling it exudes. Matira boasts of perfectly scenic beaches, spellbinding hiking trails and several gastronomic treats for the foodies. With a view as soothing as that of lush palm trees and lagoon’s cool waters, one cannot help but be mesmerized.