Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro
Also known as the “4km beach” this stretch of sand is not only famous for its numerous hotels and restaurants, but it also plays host to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup most years.
Natadola Beach, Fiji
Located on the Fijian island of Viti Levu, this white sand beach offers numerous activities including horse back riding, boogie boarding, and petanque.
Tenerife, Canary Islands
With over 12 million visitors annually, this small island has not only some of the best beaches in the world but also the third largest volcano on Earth, Mt. Teide, which makes for some amazing views.
Meaning “land of one’s wishes,” this beach paradise was once reputed to be a notorious pirate hideout.
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
With sparkling sand and blue water, the “arm” of Massachusetts attracts thousands of visitors to its National Seashore. It’s also not that hard to get to the well known islands of Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket from here.