Ditch the dreaded basket of shells.
For a truly idyllic beach escape, make your way south along India's coast to the country's best beaches in Goa and Kerala.
Going down the Shore is a popular summer tradition with pleasant towns, festive boardwalks, cozy beach houses and miles of family-friendly beaches.
Beaches you don't want to miss in Belize.
Located on the Kohala Coast, Kauna'oa Bay is quintessential Hawaii.
A reputed refuge for pirates of old, Langkawi has become a modern hideaway for the traveler seeking an escape.
Kuta, the most accessible, lively and commercialized of Bali's southern beaches, is noted more for surf than for swimming and more for parties than for sunbathing.
After gaining popularity as a resort town favored by French royalty, Biarritz grew more cosmopolitan, attracting jet setters and gaining a reputation as "the queen of beaches and beach of kings."
The best beaches on Florida's east coast.
Kapalua Beach is a gem of golden sand bounded by swaying palm trees.
Visit Shi Shi Beach, the Northwest's purest stretch of coastline.
The exotic Phi Phi Island lies off the coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea.
Some of the world's most gleaming sands, sparkling waters and glamorous coastal getaways line the edges of Europe.
Welcome Marianela Pereyra, the host of Marianela's Best Beaches, a new web series on TravelChannel.com.
The Baths is unlike any other beach in the Caribbean. It features white sandy beaches framed by gigantic granite boulders.