Posts Tagged ‘Lists’

Most romantic beaches in the Caribbean

Romantic Beaches

There is absolutely nothing that compares with a truly romantic holiday.  Whether it’s a honeymoon, a special anniversary or birthday celebration, or just a break away from the stress of modern life, a romantic getaway should always be magical.  The Caribbean is an ideal destination for couples looking for romance.  The islands boast a bewildering […]

Top 5 secluded beaches in the Caribbean

Owen Island Little Cayman

A noisy, crowded beach can be great fun; however, there are occasions when privacy and seclusion are preferable, and when the most desirable vista is of a long, unbroken stretch of white sand, palm trees, and a cobalt blue sea, accompanied only by the gentle lapping of waves and an occasional bird call.  Here is […]

The five most exotic beaches in Bali

nusa dua beach_bali

The island of Bali has many glorious beaches that are popular with families, solo travelers and groups. Vacationers can choose from coastlines featuring gleaming white sand and palm trees waving in warm gentle breezes, or quieter, more secluded beaches with volcanic black shorelines. Besides being great places for sunbathing and relaxation, there are a variety […]

Top 10 Beach Destinations in 2012

Best beaches 2012 feature

What better than a vacation spot where you have access to a beautiful beach?  They are great for the kids, for wedding ceremonies, parties and water sports, or just swimming and sunbathing. Tropical and exotic locations have some of the best beaches from an aesthetic point of view, but some, although beautiful, do not have […]

Best beaches of the Australia and Oceana

Matira Beach feature

From the paradise island of Bora Bora, to the yellow sands of Australia’s Gold Coast, the South Pacific offers some of the finest beaches to be found anywhere in the world. While choosing one above all the rest is no easy task, Bora Bora in French Polynesia was chosen as the top beach in the […]

Best beaches of Central and South America

Playa Santa Teresa

Some of the biggest attractions of many Central and South American countries are their beautiful beaches – white sand beaches, glimmering, warm water and a laid-back atmosphere. Narrowing down the best is no easy task, but Tripadvisor managed to come up  with the best 10 (according to their readers). Tripadvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards named […]

Tripadvisor names Germany’s top 10 beach destinations

Rugen Island, Germany

Germany is another of Europe’s non-beach destinations… or so you’d think. On top of schnitzel, beer and lederhosen, Germany actually has a great number of  beautiful beach destinations to offer, many of which are located on islands dotting the Baltic Sea. In Tripadvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards, Rugen Island – one of those many Baltic […]

Best beaches in the UK

St. Ives, UK

The United Kingdom is no sunny, tropical destination. But with well over 1,000 islands comprising the UK, it’s got its fair share of great beaches. In Tripadvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards, St. Ives was voted the best beach destination in the UK. Here’s the complete top 10 list: 10. Swanage, United Kingdom Beach: Swanage Beach […]

Top 10 beach destinations in Italy

San Vito lo Capo

With so many gorgeous beaches to choose from in Italy, the honour of being named the best in the country is that much more special. San Vito Beach in San Vito lo Capo, Italy received that distinction in Tripadvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards. Here’s the complete list of the top 10 beach destinations in Italy: […]

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, […]