What's Your Beach Cocktail? Take our quiz to find out which cocktail you should sip while relaxing on the beach. Pinterest Facebook Twitter Email Related To: Beaches Next Up Europe's Beaches Some of the world's most gleaming sands, sparkling waters and glamorous coastal getaways line the edges of Europe. Basque Beaches 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. Charleston Beaches The surrounding barrier islands and beaches of Charleston have their own Southern charm, and give adventuresome travelers a chance to escape the city. Beyond South Beach: Best Miami Beaches Explore the sun-soaked shores outside of Miami's South Beach for a sparkling turquoise water and a mellower vibe. Laguna Beach, California Laguna Beach is the perfect stomping ground for the rich and crafty. Patong Beach, Thailand Patong combines pristine sand with bars, wild nightclubs and shopping. Cannon Beach, Oregon Cannon Beach offers visitors an abundance of activities to enjoy. Eastern Mediterranean Beaches The beaches along the Eastern Mediterranean range from glitzy and glamorous to perfectly secluded hamlets. Here's our selection of the best beaches in Croatia, Greece, Turkey and Montenegro. Best Beach Bars Our favorite US and Caribbean watering holes. Southwest India Beaches For a truly idyllic beach escape, make your way south along India's coast to the country's best beaches in Goa and Kerala.