But, here’s the thing. Not all of the beaches in the world share that same look. In fact, there are some beaches that, for a number of different reasons, end up being incredibly colorful.
If you’ve never had the chance to experience one of these beaches for yourself, then you really should. There’s something almost alien about stepping onto a beach that subverts the very image of what you think a beach is supposed to be. All told, this serve to really heighten the enjoyment you get out of going to the beach in the first place.
So, what are these beaches, where are they located, and what is that makes them so special. That’s exactly what we’ll be exploring below, as we share 20 pictures of the world’s most colorful beaches with you!
1. Vik Beach (Iceland)
Iceland has some incredible-looking beaches, not the least of which is this black-sand beach.
2. Aurora Galore
But, as beautiful as the beach itself is, the whole area proves a wonderful backdrop for checking out aurorae.
3. Pink Sands Beach (Bahamas)
Located on Harbour Island, this may be one of the most famous ‘colorful’ beaches in the entire world.
4. Pink Sand
The pink sands of the beach are caused by a mix of crushed up red shells and coral.
5. Porto Ferro (Italy)
If you ever make the trip to Sardinia, you’ll have the chance to check out this one-of-a-kind beach.