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Newport Beach, California

Trendsetters, jetsetters, and beach lovers in the know have been taking advantage of Newport Beach's Southern California coastal charms -- both vintage and nouveau riche -- for decades.

Moshup Beach, Martha's Vineyard

As summer commences, crowds swarm Martha's Vineyard in droves, but respite can be found on the Vineyard's far eastern reaches -- up-island, as it's known locally.

Nantucket Island, Massachusetts

Long before Nantucket became known as a vacation destination, it was primarily a quiet whaling community off the coast of Massachusetts.

Koh Phangan, Thailand

Thailand's hottest spot for the young set is Ko Phangan, a small island near the larger Koh Samui.

Pink Sands, Bahamas

Pink Sands Beach is the place to go for natural beauty, elegant resorts and most importantly, 3 miles of perfectly pink sand and gentle waters.

Florida's Best: Secret Beaches

Our 5 secret beaches give you a taste of a lesser-known, less-crowded Florida.

Barcelona, Spain

Visitors to Barcelona can have their urban sightseeing and big-city fun, with a little beach time thrown in on the side.

Paradise Island, Bahamas

Measuring 5 miles long and less than 1 mile wide, Paradise Island has almost always been exclusively for tourists.

Anguilla, West Indies

Once a secret hideaway, Anguilla has come into its own as a Caribbean hot spot for Hollywood starlets and honeymooners alike.

Ocean City, New Jersey

Ocean City was founded as a beach resort in 1879 and quickly earned the nickname of "America's Greatest Family Resort."

Turks and Caicos' Best Beaches

Grab some SPF and a pair of shades, we're taking you to Turks and Caicos' best beaches.

World's Best Secret Beaches

Shhh ... we're letting the cat out of the bag on a few of our favorite global destinations for untracked sand and surf.

Shi Shi Beach, Washington

What could be a scene from a land before time is actually Shi Shi Beach, part of the Olympic National Park and considered the Northwest's purest stretch of coastline.

6 Sexy Slipaways

These 6 sexy slipaways offer couples a chance to indulge all of their senses.

Honaunau Bay, Hawaii

Honaunau Bay is one of a series of tranquil, turquoise bays tucked into the Big Island's South Kona coast, a region that is quickly becoming a must-visit Hawaiian destination.

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