Discover the best beaches of Barbados -- where there really is something for everyone.
Stretching for 130 miles along the Atlantic coast, North Carolina's Outer Banks are a skinny strip of barrier islands with sandy dunes and frothy surf on one side and a gentle sound on the other.
Miles of beaches, endless luxury accommodations and a nonstop party atmosphere have transformed this once sleepy village on the Yucatan coast into one of Mexico's most popular tourist attractions.
There are a number of reasons why Bora Bora boasts the nickname "the Romantic Island," including the secluded beaches, intimate hotels and quiet atmosphere that embraces visitors.
Perhaps the single most glamorous beach in the world is Monte Carlo's Larvotto Beach, where women may go without their bikini tops, but wouldn't dare to be seen without their jewels.
Some of the world's most gleaming sands, sparkling waters and glamorous coastal getaways line the edges of Europe.
Trunk Bay's beach and coral reefs remain among St. John's most breathtaking and well-preserved attractions.
Bora Bora is just 18 miles long, a lush little slipper of land that lies in a protected lagoon edged by fine white sandy shores -- the best located at Matira Point.
The islands of American Samoa, Tutuila and Manua'a are stars of the South Pacific, a region renowned for perfect beaches and dreamy hideaways.
Known for its beautiful beaches, Pernambuco is exotic and remote, providing the ultimate escape from reality.
Relaxing is easy on Siesta Key: soft white sand, brilliant sunshine and azure waters abound.
South Padre has always been a spring break party animal's paradise.
We've sourced some of the best domestic destinations for booking a beach house on your own sandy slice of paradise.
Vieques maintains a laid-back island atmosphere that can be hard to find on more developed Caribbean getaways.
At the northwest tip of South Africa's Cape Peninsula lies the swanky coastal gem Clifton Beach, a haven for international hipsters and jet-setters.