Some people love the sight of sky touching mountains, some love bathing in the soft essence of the twilight and there are also some who loves to see the sea getting lost in the horizon from the sandy shores. Beaches around the world have attracted travelers for as long as our history. The sky and the ocean floor blends in together to fill our hearts with a soothing sensation that’s easy to fall in love with. All our worldly troubles seems to fade away in the proximity of a beach and we can enjoy a few memorable moments alone or with our loved ones. The adrenaline seekers engage in various water sporting and beach sporting fun. Every beach in the world is endowed with their own beauty but there are some that stands out as the best in terms of natural beauty, accommodations around and other opportunities. Here is a list of 5 of such beaches around the world.
Elafonisi Beach In Crete
The Elafonisi beach lies on the southwestern corner of Crete in Greece and it’s ever increasing popularity is making Crete a luxury holiday destination people can’t resist. Elafonisi is a marvelous beach of a small island that is within walking distance of the mainland. The word “Elafi” means deer in Greek and the travelers can travel to the beach by crossing the shallow waters just like a deer does. The most amazing thing about this beach is the pink hue of its white sands. The turquoise waters create some fantastic ripples as the catch the breeze coming from the ocean. It is a beach sparkling with colors and has a paradise like vibe to it.
Located close to east Africa, the Seychelles are an archipelago that contains 115 islands in the Indian Ocean. But the most beautiful of the many beaches here is the beach of the island of La Digue. It is known for its amazing coral reefs and diving opportunities. Home to some magnificent Aldabra tortoises, the beaches of Seychelles offer the experience of a lifetime. The sparkling sands of the beach blend in nicely with the worn granite boulders that stand adequately to create a unique look.
Lanikai Beach, Hawaii
If you want to enjoy the scenic landscapes of Hawaii then there is perhaps no place better than the Lanikai Beach. The beach is filled with a half a mile of sparkling sands, and palm trees all around. Here the lush greenery of the plants and the energetic sunshine is capable of impressing all kind of tourists. Capturing the deep green water of the beach might be the dream of a photographer. A splendid coral reef protects the beach for strong waves and makes the beach a very attractive and gorgeous place to be.
Byron Bay Beaches
The Byron Bay of Australia produces some magnificent beaches in the proximity of a fantastic and delightful beach town. The vibe of the entire town, filled with varied people from many places around the world, is very colorful and festive. The small town is very protective of its relaxing charm and accommodates the visitors with some magnificent beach bars, an amazing nightlife, remarkable food and an ambling milieu. With many spectacular beaches along its coastline the Byron Bay, there can be no better way to explore them than by renting a campervan and meandering down the coast at your own leisure.
No list of beautiful islands can be complete without naming the Maldives at least once. If you want to spend a night on a fascinating cottage on the beach or want to swim along some magical sea turtles make Maldives is the place to be. The 1,102 islands that make the Maldives produce some of the most scenic beaches in the world. Beautiful palm filled shoreline with amazing white sands offer you a very soothing time.