These 8 Beaches Are Some Of The Best In The World

The world’s beaches are many a splendored destination, illustrating the variety and beauty of Earth. Each waterfront has its own unique offerings to its visitors. Some beaches are great for relaxing and sunbathing. Others may serve more as conduits for exploring the ocean or as an inviting hiker’s paradise. Whatever your activity, these eight beaches are some of the best in the world to satisfy your needs.

8. Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue Island

Photo: Flickr/Jean-Marie Hullot

The Anse Source d’Argent beach, located on La Digue Island in the Seychelles, boasts one of the rare pink-sand beaches. With calm waters, a coral reef, and a tropical climate, this Indian Ocean beach has everything you need for a day of sand, sun, and fun.

7. Blue Bay, Mauritius

Photo: Flickr/Lukas von Daeniken

According to Mark Twain, Mauritius is a glimpse of heaven on earth. Located on the south end of the island, Blue Bay beach has it all, from the calm, turquoise waters of the bay — perfect for snorkeling — to luscious white-sand beaches.

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