Pure Paradise: Top 10 Beaches in the World

Posted on: 28th February 2013

Anse Source Dargent Beach Stone

Sun worshippers are always lured by the tantric call of the ocean. There are people who are obsessed with their privacy, while others love the chaos and chatter of the crowd. Some would always want to show off their toned bodies and designer swimwear while certain group of individuals want a place where they can get rid of tan lines. Though the criteria for the perfect beach spot is a subjective matter, the top three considerations for water lovers are the sun, sand, and surroundings. This list includes famous and unknown beautiful beaches around the world in no particular order.


Top 10 Beaches Of The World



Anse Source d’Argent has blush pink sands that cover La Digue Island, one of the 115 components of this Indian Ocean archipelago. Towering granite boulders contrasts handsomely with the sparkling sand and turquoise water. No wonder it is one of the most photographed beaches in the world.



Its 1,102 islands sprawled in southwest of Sri Lanka form 26 atolls that are worthy of your time and attention. Swim to your heart’s content among tropical fish and vibrant marine life some 80 feet (24 meters) underwater. Or just pamper yourself in luxurious amenities in its world-class resorts surrounded by towering palms.


Bora, Tahiti

Just a little less than 20 miles long, white sands, protected lagoon, and emerald waters surround this lush land. Release the inner adventurer in you and explore its tropical valleys or just indulge in a kingly experience in its luxury hotels and spas.


The Hamptons, New York

The rich and refined love to stay here all because of its unspoilt shoreline, windswept dunes, and mind-boggling water sports activities that will keep you fit and trim even during beach holidays.


Lanikai Beach, Hawaii

Truly deserving a spot in the list of the best beaches on the planet, you can kiss your worries goodbye with its scenic coastal views, lush tropical plants, and endless sunshine. The lovely coral reef protects the white shores. It is a place for post-card perfect memories.


Nantucket Island, Massachusetts

Its family-oriented beaches include the Surfside and Children’s. With calm surfing waters and plenty of sand, you will always have a busy day out here with your love ones. For those who want an edgier character, Madaket Beach is the place to show off your surfing prowess. It is also famous for its romantic sunsets.

Lake McKenzie Beach, Fraser Island, Queensland...


Fraser Island, Australia

It is the largest sand island in the world and has a beautiful beach that can give any other world-class beach a run for its money. It is a dreamy coastal property with rain

forests surrounding the sun-kissed shores.


St. Bart's

It stands out amidst all the islands in the Caribbean Sea not only because of its white sand and sparkling water but also because of its French chic hospitality, relaxing hotel accommodations, and tropical playground that would put a permanent smile on your face.


Langkawi, Malaysia

Literally known as “the land of one’s wishes”, it lives up to its name. A modern and serene oasis for those tired of the hustle and bustle of city living, you would instantly warm up to the sparkling waters and white sands. The idea of spending a whole day out here with little interruption is such a heavenly concept.


Kauna'oa Bay, Hawaii

This crescent-shaped beach is the quintessential beach spot if ever you venture out on a Hawaiian getaway. Enjoy the pure goodness of its white sand, blue water, and palm trees with luxury and comfort within an arm’s reach.


Whether you are a certified sun worshipper, an avid water sports enthusiast, or just a family man in search of once-in-a-lifetime beach holiday with your love ones - it would not be such a bad idea to win tropical holiday giveaways from online competitions just to be able to spend a few days in these beautiful beaches around the world.

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