Archive for October, 2011

Beachin’ Bods of the Week – Jersey Shore Edition

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Part of the fun of going to the beach is taking in the assortment of eye  candy. Since we know you’re a busy person and can’t get to the beach as  often as you’d like, we’ve decided to bring this part of the beach to  you… Jersey Shore, to be exact.

Beach travel deals of the week

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With winter knocking on the doorstep of tens of millions in the northern hemisphere, now is the time many of us will start thinking about that much-deserved beach vacation in the south. Each week we will feature some of the best deals to some of the hottest beach destination. 4 Star Riviera Maya: $507 (from

Halloween on the Beach – parties planned from Florida to California

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From Ocean City to Miami Beach, Americans are gearing up to celebrate Halloween, where else but at the beach. Beachfront clubs and bars are popular party destinations for those dressed as everything from Lady Gaga and pirates to naughty nuns and zombies. In Ocean city, for example, party-goers will be gathering at Seacrets, which draws

Fitness guru Jennifer Nicole reveals all in Miami

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She wasn’t topless, but fitness guru Jennifer Nicole’s wet, white and see-through top was the next best thing for fellow Miami beach-goers. The 36-year-old gained notoriety when she lost 80 lbs after reaching a high of 200 lbs, and went on to be crowned Miss Bikini America. She was a far cry from that during

Ego Leonard, giant Lego man mysterioulsy washes up on Siesta Key Beach

Ego Leonard, beached like a whale and almost as large as one

Meet Ego Leonard, a towering 8-foot-tall, 100-pound Lego man who recently washed up on the shores of Siesta Key Beach. He presumably comes in peace, but also with a message emblazoned across the back of his nifty plastic shirt: “No real than you are.” We think he means “no more real than you are”, which

Hurricane Rina sets her eyes on Mexico’s Cozumel, Cancun

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Finish your mojitos and head indoors. That’s the advice for anyone in the Caribbean where Hurricane Rina, expected to grow to a Category 3 storm, may wreak havoc and generally ruin peoples’ days. Currently a Category 1 storm, Rina may seem like an innocent and harmless little girl everyone loved in fifth grade, but she’ll

Australians on the hunt for killer great white shark

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Like a scene out of Jaws, beach communities along Western Australia’s coast are being terrorized by a killer great white shark. The “rogue” shark is thought to be responsible for three deaths in the past two months, and perhaps a fourth within the last year. Texan George “Thomas” Wainright became the latest shark attack victim

Bobby Gumm – Oregon surfer who eluded a great white shark (VIDEO)

Bobby Gumm following an apparent great white shark attack

An Oregon surfer had the shock of his life when he was thrust in to the air by what was estimated to be a 16- to 20-foot-long great white shark. Bobby Gumm, a former Oahu surfer now living in Oregon, was surfing about 200 feet from the shore at South Beach, Newport when he was

Beachin’ Bods of the Week

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Part of the fun of going to the beach is taking in the assortment of eye  candy. Since we know you’re a busy person and can’t get to the beach as  often as you’d like, we’ve decided to bring this part of the beach to  you.

Florida man thanks his lucky stars (and friends) after near-fatal shark attack

C.J. Wickersham tells his near-fatal shark attack story

What are friends for if they can’t save you from a harrowing shark attack? That’s exactly what happened when Connor Bystrom risked his own life by jumping into the water to save his friend, C.J. Wickersham, who was in the midst of being attacked by a shark. After a day of diving and spear fishing