As the cool air of autumn settles, many of us are already wishing that we were somewhere else warmer – digging our toes in sand – working on our sun-kissed glow.
No matter what season it may be, taking a beach vacation is both fun and relaxing. There are many beaches all over the world to pick from. The most important factor when choosing is what type of beach are you looking for? There are white sandy beaches, ones covered in lava rock, secluded and popular beaches that tend to be more crowded. The choice is entirely up to you.
Polo Beach – Hawaii
The Polo Beach of Hawaii is a sandy beach ideal for swimming and snorkeling with its crystal clear water. It’s located in South Maui and fronted by the Fairmont Kea Lani Maui, a luxury beach vacation resort.
Seven Mile Beach – Jamaica
Negril is home to the longest stretch of white sand in Jamaica called Seven Mile Beach. Located on the western tip of Jamaica, this beach is truly an awesome sight to behold. Here, relaxation can be found anywhere, even under a coconut palm tree near the ocean. And according to many raving reviews, The Caves is the best place to lodge. With its twelve exclusive cliff-side accommodations, private cave dining, and a seaview Aveda Amenity Spa, you can take your relaxation and enjoyment to a whole new level.
Atlantis Paradise – Bahamas
The white sandy beaches of the Caribbean are in no short supply here. Atlantis Paradise gives you long romantic walks on the beach or the chance to play in the water at the resort. This luxurious paradise offers you tropical climate with your own personal slice of heaven, something every beach lover will truly appreciate. It is also extremely family friendly if you are planning to take younger children with you.
Heron Island – Australia
Located on the Great Barrier Reef, the beaches of Heron Island offer excellent swimming and snorkeling with truly amazing marine life unmatched anywhere else in the world. The tropical island of Heron has over 20 different diving sites for scuba enthusiast. You can forget the stress of everyday life here by immersing yourself in wonder.
Madeira – Portugal
If you enjoy a more adventurous and rocky day in the sand, the beach at Reid’s Palace Hotel, with its sharp black rocks, is one you should put at the top of your list. You can spend time lounging by the pool taking in the views, or swimming in the ocean. For the most part, the weather is pleasant, making for an amazing beach vacation you’ll remember for years to come.
Who wouldn’t love some fun in the sun while spotting movie stars and fashion models? Miami Beach, being one of the most popular beaches in the United States, offers plenty of sandy beaches, exquisite restaurants, and you are guaranteed to find a party that last all night long at one of the many local nightclubs. If you are looking for the ideal place to stay, The Tides is a luxurious hotel with many spectacular views.