Sandy and palm-filled beaches, crystal clear waters and peace of mind – these are just some of the reasons why people visit the world's most famous beaches time and time again. For many, being at the beach can beat any mediation session, and if you're one of them, you should pay a visit to these 7 world-famous beaches:
7. Parrot Cay, Turks and Caicos
To get to Parrot Cay, you'll have to go through a 35-minute boat ride from Providenciales – a trip that is worth every second. The exclusive beach spreads over 1,000 acres of the private island, which makes it a hot spot for celebs like Bruce Willis. Parrot Cay had several private villas and a luxury resort, so you better save up if you want to stay at the exclusive beach.
6. Waipio Valley Beach, Big Island, Hawaii
Hawaii is home to some of the world's most famous beaches, and it's no wonder why; the lush green hills and mountains, blue waters and killer waves make the Island a must-go-to place for people from all over the world. Getting to Waipio Valley Beach is challenging, but once you get there you'll enjoy 2,000-foot cliff walls, a volcanic sand beach and a rainforest that worth going through the steep roads that lead there.
5. Harbour Island, Bahamas
The Bahamian beaches can get pretty busy, but the secluded Harbour Island is different, lucky for us. The beach is famous for its pink sands, palm trees and the fact that it’s a few minutes' walks from Dunmore Street - a beautiful place where you can wine and dine from the local cuisine.
4. Treasure Beach, Jamaica
The famous Jamaican beach is divided into several coves all along its six-mile length, and only four of them are open to the public. The clear waters make the open beaches popular with snorkelers and swimmers who can enjoy a good swim. The open beaches are home to fishing villages that make for the perfect beachside scenery.
3. Matira Beach, Bora Bora, French Polynesia
The gorgeous Matira Beach in Tahiti stretches for a mile and is famous for its emerald lagoon and soft white sand that make for a perfect beach experience. The beautiful scenery is wrapped in foliage you can only see in tropical locations and palm trees that complete the picture perfect beach.
2. Palm Beach, Aruba
For those of you out there that like some action at the beach – Palm Beach is the perfect spot for you. In the picturesque beach, you'll be able to go snorkeling, swimming, parasailing and enjoy all the things the beachside service providers have to offer. Within a few minutes, you'll be able to enjoy nightclubs, restaurants and even casinos where you can make a few bucks.
1. El Nido, Palawan, Philippines
This breathtaking loaction has been chosen many times as having the world's most beautiful beaches, and for a good reason; there are 50 beaches in El Nido that are famous for their white sands, limestone formations, and turquoise waters. The gorgeous beaches are a perfect place to spend lazy days and watch amazing sunsets that you will never forget.