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World's Top 8 Beach Adventures

From jetting over turquoise water in Spain to digging your own hot tub in New Zealand, here are the world’s sweetest water activities that take beach days to the next level.

Secrets of Carolina Beaches

We reveal the secrets of a few beaches in North Carolina and South Carolina. Find out which beaches we recommend for families, history buffs, kite boarders and hang gliders.

Best Coastal Towns for Surfing

Hang 10! We tell you why US coastal towns -- like Montauk, Malibu, Kill Devil Hills -- draw hundreds of surfers to their beaches each year.

America's Manliest Beaches

We give you the scoop on which beaches men go to make their personal playground like Muscle Beach in Venice Beach, CA.

World's Wackiest Beaches

Tired of the same postcard-perfect, idyllic white-sand beaches? No, we aren't either. But why not stretch your wings and experience extraordinary beaches that are a bit, um, “different."

Travel Channel's Best Beach Awards 2013

Check out the full list of 2013 nominees. The winners will be revealed during Travel Channel's "Beach Weekend," March 9 and 10.

Caribbean Islands You Don't Know (But Should)

Never heard of them? Well, you should. Travel off the beaten path to obscure islands like Saba. Plan your next island getaway with our list of can't-miss Caribbean islands.

Underwater Paradise: Best Islands for Snorkeling

With a little planning and some basic gear -- snorkel tube, goggles and flippers, to be exact -- you'll experience the extraordinary underwater world from these 5 stellar islands.

Best Gulf Coast Beaches

The scores of Gulf Coast beaches beckon travelers with promises of emerald waters, brilliant white beaches, picturesque sand dunes with waving sea oats, excellent nature hikes and ample bird-watching.

Weather Trends: Labor Day Hurricane-Free Beaches

Where should you go this Labor Day weekend? Check out our list of hurricane-free beaches before you finalize your travel plans.

Meet Marianela Pereyra

Welcome Marianela Pereyra, the host of "Marianela's Top 10 California Beaches," a new web series on TravelChannel.com.

Travel Channel's Best Beach Awards 2012

Check out the full list of Travel Channel's 2012 Best Beach Award Nominees.

Florida’s East Coast Beaches

Find out our picks for the best beaches on Florida's east coast.

The Sunshine State for Singles

From South Beach's Nikki Beach to Panama City Beach's Club Lavela, Florida has some of the best places for singles to hook up and have a good time.

Best Beaches for People Watching

From Venice Beach to Waikiki, we've found the best beach eye candy around the world.

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