When you think of taking a beautiful tropical vacation, you’re often thinking of sitting on the beach and sipping on a fruity drink. But, doing that can only get you so far. It gets hot in those tropical climates, and you’re going to need to cool off! You could, of course, head back to the air conditioning of your room or suite, but there’s a better option, and it’s only a few feet in front of you. We’re talking about the open waters!
Swimming in the ocean is one of the greatest joys in life, and one that not enough people get to fully enjoy. However, if you travel to one of the places that offers the best swimming in the world, you can have an unforgettable experience.
On the following list, we’re going to identify the best places to swim in the entire world. All of them feature pristine beaches, with beautiful warm waters and a tremendous surrounding environment. However much you might love your local beach (or the one you travel to often), these swimming spots are a cut above the rest. So, put on your swim trunks, limber up, and let’s take a look!
1. Cayo Coco, Cuba
Now that the United States is opening up to Cuba, maybe you can experience for yourself the beautiful waters of Cayo Coco.
2. Cayos Cochinos, Honduras
Protected by the government of Honduras, the natural beauty of the waters off the shores of Cayos Cochinos is hard to beat.
3. Tulum, Mexico
What more can we say about this swimming spot than while you’re popping in and out of the waves, you’ll be looking up at ancient Mayan ruins?
4. Hanauma Bay, Hawaii
Beautiful, protected and less crowded than other Hawaiian beaches, there’s a possibility you might bump up against a sea turtle here.