The biggest beach on Phuket Island and Thailand's premier beach resort, Patong combines a long strip of pristine sand with a beachfront cluster of bars, wild nightclubs and wall-to-wall shopping.
For travelers who are looking for something off the beaten path, Seychelles is a dream destination.
Strolling along stretches of white sand, listening to roaring waves and passing glorious mansions, it's easy to forget that East Hampton is only a couple hours outside of New York City.
We're counting down the 21 best destinations in the Caribbean, where vacation is a lifestyle.
Many people are familiar with the coastal islands off North Carolina, but fewer are aware of the coastal islands off South Carolina.
Beachgoers in the know seek solidarity by heading up the winding Pacific Coast Highway to the most spectacular shoreline along the coast: El Matador Beach.
Kapalua Beach is a gem of golden sand bounded by swaying palm trees and the rolling lawns of Maui's most exclusive resorts.
Let's begin by making one thing perfectly clear. No beach in the world is like Venice Beach.
The feeling in the community of Naples is a little less stuffy and a little more relaxed than some other wealthy vacation spots.
Carmel-by-the-Sea is located in a unique stretch of California's coastal highway. The town was once a bohemian haven for artists.
Provincetown is known for great beaches, a thriving arts scene and a strong gay community.
Splurge on an intimate romantic getaway at one of the world's finest private island resorts.
Paradise is located just off the coast of mainland Florida -- and it's called Key West.
If you're looking for a European beach getaway that's less well-known than Côte d'Azur and Costa del Sol, this rugged coastal region fringing the Atlantic is full of surprises.
The resort at Little Palm Island is one of the best in the country, with exquisite accommodations, great food and one of the best beaches in the entire stretch of the Keys.