While the summer may have ended only a short month ago, that doesn’t mean that your thoughts shouldn’t still be turning toward the beach. After all, this is the place where the sand meets the surf. It’s where the edge of the imagination meets the infinite expanse of the unknown. It’s the place where everyone has fun, and no one ever goes home less than satisfied… Unless you’re on an inferior beach that is!
The world is, of course, home to more beaches than we can possibly count. However, there are some beaches that are just simply a touch above the rest. And it’s just those beaches that we’re interested in here.
On the list that follows, we’re going to share our picks for the 20 best beaches in the entire world. They span the globe! They’re on all of the different continents, and each one of them is exceptional. And why should that matter to you? Well, the answer is simple, really. If you’re looking to take the ultimate beach vacation at any point in the foreseeable future, then these are the places to which you need to go!
So, let’s take a look! Let’s examine the 20 best beaches – in our estimation, at least – the entire world!
1. Seven Mile Beach (Jamaica)
While this beach in Negril may not actually be seven-miles long, it its much longer than that in terms of natural beauty.
2. Radhanagar Beach (Andaman and Nicobar Islands)
If you’re looking for a beach upon which to take some lovely strolls, then this is the one you want to visit.
3. Flamenco Beach (Puerto Rico)
Here’s hoping that Puerto Rico is able to recover even stronger than before so that we can all enjoy this world treasure.
4. West Bay Beach (Honduras)
Once you get tired of the white-sand beaches, you can dip your toes into the crystal-clear waters…
5. Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay (Ecuador)
A wonderful beach on Galapagos… Do we really need to say any more than that?
6. Playa Paraiso (Cuba)
You want to visit Cuba. When you visit Cuba, you want to go to its best beach. Well, here you go!
7. Baia do Sancho (Brazil)
A quiet little inlet on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, you’re going to love your time at this best beach in the world!
8. Siesta Beach (Florida)
Florida is a place where people visit in order to go to the beach… How many know that this is the best beach to be had in the state?
9. Bavaro Beach (Dominican Republic)
Punta Cana is one of the hottest resort destinations in the entire world, and Bavaro Beach is one of the world’s best beaches… Coincidence?
10. La Cote des Basques (France)
There are more than a few beautiful beaches in France, but this is our pick for one of the best.
11. Elafonissi Beach (Greece)
In a country that’s known for the high quality of its beaches, this is definitely one of its best, and it’s also one of the best in the world.
12. Seven Mile Beach (Grand Cayman)
Here’s another beach that’s not actually seven-miles long but that is also even longer in terms of beauty. Wow!
13. Fig Tree Bay (Cyprus)
People go to Cyprus in order to get an ideal beach vacation, and when they do, they definitely pay a visit here…
14. La Concha Beach (Spain)
There are many who say that this is the most beautiful beach in Europe, and we’re not inclined to disagree.
15. Anakena Beach (Chile)
Here you can get the perfect match of a beautiful park experience with one of the best beaches in the world… Hands down!
16. Grace Bay (Turks & Caicos)
A massive stretch of white sand that abuts an endless expanse of azure-blue waters… Come on! Can’t you see yourself here already?
17. Eagle Beach (Aruba)
The incredible trees that stretch out over the waves here are just one of the things that make this beach so breathtaking.
18. Whitehaven Beach (Australia)
It’s not just the beautiful surroundings that are going to capture your imagination here; it’s also the flora and fauna.
19. Playa Norte (Isla Mujeres)
This is one of the most breathtaking places in the world the visit, and the beach here is even better.
20. Anse Lazio (Seychelles)
They Seychelles have become one of the worlds most exclusive vacation destinations, and this beach is a big reason why.