Posts Tagged ‘florida’

What does a bikini parade of 400 scantily clad women look like?

Bikini Parade World Record 1

It looks something like this: (See story here)

Halloween on the Beach – parties planned from Florida to California

Halloween at Miami Beach

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 […]

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 […]

Cool air show photo over Pensacola Beach

Pensacola Beach Air Show

What a way to promote the Pensacola Beach Air Show. The show runs July 9-11 and will feature the Navy’s flight demonstration team, the Blue Angels, as well as civilian and other military aircraft. For more info, click here.

Young couple shocks onlookers by having sex on Florida beach

The couple arrested for having sex on a beach in Florida

A young Florida couple has been charged after having sex on the beach  near a crowded restaurant – and we’re not talking about the cocktail. According to news reports, the 21-year-old woman and the 22-year-old man began performing lewd sex acts in full view of about 100 people, including children, at a nearby restaurant in […]

Tripadvisor’s Top 25 Beach Destinations in the U.S.

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In Tripadvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards, Myrtle Beach in South Carolina was named the best beach in the U.S. Here’s the complete list of the top 25 U.S. beach destinations: #25. Santa Barbara, California Beach: Shoreline Park #24. Chatham, Massachusetts Beach: Ridgevale Beach #23. Nags Head, North Carolina Beach: Jockey’s Ridge State Park #22. Nantucket, […]

Dr. Beach unveils 2011 list of best beaches

Siesta Beach, Sarasota, Fla., named the best beach in 2011 by 'Dr. Beach'

The notorious ‘Dr. Beach’ has unveiled his list of the top 10 beaches of 2011. Otherwise known as Stephen Leatherman, director of Florida International University’s Laboratory for Coastal Research in Miami, he has been publishing his Best Beaches List for 21 years now. This year’s winner is Siesta Beach in Sarasota, Florida, known for its […]

Tripadvisor names 25 best beaches in the world

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Tripadvisor has released its inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards, which gives the Turks and Caicos island of Providenciales bragging rights for the world’s best beach. The list is a little too U.S.-centric for our liking, but that’s not to take away from the quality of the beaches listed. Here’s the complete list: 25. Ko Phangan, Thailand […]

Best Spring Break beach destinations

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With millions of college and university students seeking fun in the sun this spring break, here’s a look at a couple of the top party beaches. With millions of college and university students seeking fun in the sun the spring break, here’s a look at a couple of the top party beaches. Panama City, Florida […]

Spring break antics – tales of binge drinking and casual sex

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Underage drinking, casual sex and just about any sort of antics you can think of take place across the United States every March during the much-hyped Spring Break. That’s not news. But Seventeen Magazine took a closer look at the annual event in popular Panama City Beach, Florida, painting the community as a “grimy reality” […]