From Ramla Bay to Ipanema beach: a trip to the most evocative beaches that have welcomed myths, legends, gods and pirates who still retain an irresistible charm. Lands of myths and legends, of Gods and pirates, spectacular natural places where land, water and air meet to give life to the most evocative views ever seen. www.travelrows.com
Where are The Most Beautiful Beaches In The World?
Some of the most beautiful beaches in the world are found in areas protected by coral reefs that make the white sand and the sea calm and crystal clear. Others are ocean beaches where atmospheric agents have carved rocks and rocks in a unique way. Below is a list of the most beautiful and spectacular beaches in the world where you can swim and sunbathe at least once in your life. They are all legendary beaches with a particularity that makes them unique.
Ramla Bay, Gozo, Malta
One of the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean is also known as the red sand beach: a paradise for those who love diving. Between brick-red sand, crystal-clear water and thrilling backdrops, the beach preserves the places praised by Homer in the Odyssey
Playa De Cancun, Mexico
Surrounded by the testimonies and legends of the Mayans, reach this paradise overlooking the Caribbean Sea , Yucatan: a mix of pristine waters, breathtaking beaches and a lively nightlife. Chichen Itza is one of the seven wonders of the world where you can immerse yourself in the culture and tradition of the Mayan people. Between a visit to the Temple of the warriors and the temple of Kukulcan , do not miss the charm of the beach at nightfall, when between bonfires and lit torches, the music will mark the rhythm of the beautiful parties.
Maya Bay, Thailand
Remember Leonardo Di Caprio on the beautiful white sand beach, in the movie The Beach ? Koh Phi Phi Ley is a small bay, a spectacle of nature where crystal clear waters are dominated by towering cliffs.
Cala Mitjana, Menorca
A UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1993, this spectacular beach can be reached on foot, following a path that starts from Cala sa Nau . It is a paradise on earth surrounded by cliffs, pines and bushes. The sea is crystal clear with sandy bottoms. After having carefully walked the rocky path, you will enjoy the calm and the breathtaking view that the colors of the bay can give. Once in Cala Mitjana it is possible to reach Cala Mitjaneta on foot, following the coastal path , very small and more protected from the wind.
Ipanema Beach, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Made famous by Jobim and Moraes in the Garota de Ipanema , it is one of the most beautiful and popular beaches of Rio de Janeiro : a neighborhood that begins after the Arpoador and reaches Leblon, divided by Ipanema from the Garden of Allah Canal. Ipanema is a very long, very busy beach, full of cafes and restaurants; a magical, rhythmic, evocative place. It is along the coasts of the neighborhood that bossa nova was born . Towards sunset time, you reach place 9 where all the carioca gather to admire the wonderful sunset; when the sun hides behind the Vidigal mountain, a collective applause is triggered for the evocative vision.
Bondi Beach, Australia
Not too far from Sydney , you will find a paradise for surfers on the imposing peaks of the ocean. In aboriginal the name of the beach means noise of the water fringing on the rocks , and it is precisely the description of this corner of paradise surrounded by two large cliffs. Do not miss the path that leads from Bondi to Bronte , a picturesque and scenic walkway to Tamarama Beach and enter the pool carved into the rock of Bondi Icebergs , especially when the ocean waves break on the walls.
Negril Beach, Jamaica
Among crystal clear sea and white beaches, do not miss one of the most beautiful beaches of Jamaica in the Caribbean sea; the Long Bay , where among locals on the sea, fresh fish restaurants and a spectacular coral reef you can rediscover the places that in the past were refuge for warriors and pirates. But it was in the 60s that it was home to hippies and American travelers , attracted by the relaxing climate and unspoiled nature. It is the starting point of the Reggae marathon .
Belle Mare, Mauritius
Charles Baudelaire describes it as ” A perfumed earth kissed by the caresses of the sun “. One of the most eastern beaches of the island, immersed in the Indian Ocean seas, is love at first sight for the coral reef arabesques, often very close to the beach. Not far from the shore, you will be able to see numerous and colorful fish of all sizes and also find the diamond fish, the smallest in the world. For diving enthusiasts we recommend Le Passe de Belle Mare one of the most beautiful places for scuba diving on the island of Mauritius, rich in fish and a beautiful gorgonian forest. Its natural beauty has attracted distinguished guests including MarkTwain, Henry Conrad, Charles Darwin.
Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos
Grace bay is the most iconic beach in the Turks and Caicos archipelago. Like the rest of the islands south of the Bahamas, it is studded with Hollywood-style hotels, but its 5 km of impalpable beach is objectively divine.
Waikiki Beach, Hawaii
In one of the most dreamed of the world, where Curt Cobain married the beautiful and damned Courtney Love , do not miss a walk or a dip in the seas of Waikiki, in the beautiful Hawaii. During the 1800s they were a holiday resort for numerous artists and writers including Robert Louis Stevenson. The beach is famous for its breathtaking sunsets, incredible surfing competitions. South-east of Waikiki you can make beautiful hikes through paths leading to Diamond Head , a volcanic site with a peak of over 200 meters.
Perissa Bay, Santorini, Greece
On the island of Santorini , Perissa Bay is the most beautiful and extensive black sand beach on the island. Between Mediterranean vegetation, deep and blue waters, don’t miss the sunset over the bay when the sand and the rocks surrounding the beach are colored by the sun’s rays. A mountain path allows you to walk to the site of ancient Thíra and Kamàri in an hour or an hour and a half, through a beautiful natural landscape. Ideal for diving: on the beach you can find a diving center.
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