Trendsetting Ipanema has a long tradition of dictating beach chic to the rest of the world.
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From solitary to social, the 21-mile-long Vieques island -- located east of Puerto Rico -- has 40 beaches to suit any mood. See our recommendations to plan the perfect beach getaway!
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