Travel review authority TripAdvisor is back with its list of the Best Beaches in the World. The 2015 edition is back with fan favorites & plenty of new beaches for travel inspiration. Is it time to trade your winter blues for the crystal blue waters of paradise? See Our favorite beaches from their list & check out the link to the entire list at the end.
10 - Elafonissi Beach, Elafonissi, Greece - The sea may be calm but the colors are beautifully intense with electrifying, light blue water & vibrant pink sand. This is Paradise.
9 - Whitehaven Beach, Whitsunday Island, Australia - Australia is not just all Great Barrier Reef. The Whitsunday Islands are magnificent. The entire beach is untouched. That means not a single store or restaurant. Here you truly find nature’s beauty at its best.
8 - Flamenco Beach, Culebra, Puerto Rico - On an island of the coast of an island this great beach has miles of clean water and soft sand.
7 - White Beach, Boracay, Aklan Province, Philippines - With its calm, warm waters & sloping sands, White Beach has been describes at the most beautiful beach in Asia. A very relaxing paradise.
6 - Anse Lazio, Praslin Island, Seychelles - This beach is picture perfect in every way, get the hashtags ready, if you can get a single that is. Floating int he midst of the Indian Ocean you will find some of the most gorgeous beach and the blue water ever!
5 - Playa de Ses Illetes, Formentera, Balearic Islands - It is hard to beat the endless sea,fine sand and spectacular views of yachts, & Ibiza on the horizon.
4 - Playa Paraiso Beach, Cay Largo, Cuba - This low key beach may get a lot busier with easing travel restrictions from the US.
3 - Rabbit Beach, Lampedusa, Islands of Sicily - A Mediterranean gem on the Island of Sicily. Come May through September for the warm weather, golden sand & crystal clear waters. To beat the crowds & keep the weather, September is your best bet.
2 - Grace Bay, Providenciales, Turks & Caicos - Back at number 2 for the second year in a row. The water at Grace Bay is unbelievably clear, clean & calm thanks to the 4th largest barrier reef in the world, which provides for the best snorkeling & diving nearby. The white sugar sand is the cherry on top for this year round destination.
1 - Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Noroha, Brazil - Returning as the 1 beach in the world again. Described as an isolated beach accessible by a small trail where an unimaginable heaven appears like a mirage. At number one on the list, it presents ideal beach conditions year round.
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