Author: Rita Cunha

An orange sunset is the backdrop for the long wooden pier and the turbulent Pacific Waters
Beaches, North America

Best Beaches in San Diego

With more than 70 sunny miles of coastlines bordering the vast, blue Pacific Ocean, it comes as no surprise that San Diego is a regular vacation destination for a lot of families. From couples with kids, all the way to surfers, San Diego beaches are some of the most loved […]

A sandy stretch of shore is bathed by turquoise waters
Beaches, North America

Best Beaches in Cape Cod

Cape Cod, Massachusetts is, for many, a much-deserved getaway from all the stress of daily life. Boasting more than 27,000 acres of breathtakingly beautiful beaches and landscapes, Cape Cod is a gem of the United States and has some of the best beaches in the country. Every year, thousands of […]

A rocky cove with a giant circular-shaped hole on the ceiling
Beaches, Europe

The Best Portugal Beaches

While once a forgotten place in Western Europe, Portugal has been on the rise when it comes to tourism. Attracting millions of people every year to the mainland and its two islands, Portugal is now one of the best vacation destinations in Europe. You might be surprised to learn that […]

Colorful houses sit atop the wooden pier that goes into the calm sea at Old Orchard Beach
Beaches, North America

Best Maine Beaches 2018

With its stellar seafood, picturesque lighthouses that dot the coast, stunning national parks, and sand-lined shores, Maine is a tough place to avoid if you’re looking for a great family vacation spot. While the weather here isn’t the best year-round, the summer season is when this New England gem comes […]

The remote beach of Silk Cayes can be seen from the point of view of a nearing boat that brings visitors
Beaches

Best Beaches in Central America

We can’t think of anyone who has never dreamed of spending their summer at a paradisiac beach. If the thought of relaxing under the sun overlooking blue, warm waters has crossed your mind, then we recommend planning a trip to the best beaches in Central America. Central America is a […]

A beach house and two lounging chairs sit on the idilic Hampton Beach
Beaches, North America

Best Beaches in New England 2018

Although New England is more well-known for being the perfect fall break destination, you shouldn’t overlook how beautiful the area becomes in the summer. With its white sand beaches, calm waters in some parts and choppy in others, and its beautiful sceneries, New England is the perfect beach weekend getaway. […]

The turquoise waters in Playa Manuel Antonio with luscious forest in the distance
Beaches

Best Beaches in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is the most visited country in all of Central America. It’s well-known for its booming tourism sector and, above all, for being one of the best ecotourism destinations. Millions of people are attracted to Costa Rica every single year, and many travelers keep coming back year after year. […]

Deep turquoise waters wash away the sand at Paloma Beach with lots of vegetation lining it
Beaches, Europe

Best Beaches in France 2018

France is one of the most beautiful (and the most visited!) countries in the world. Millions and millions of people have dreamed of visiting this magnificent European country for centuries. The Art-Noveau-style buildings, the wide 19th-century boulevards and avenues, the breathtakingly rich museums, and the lavish palaces draw in giant […]

Palm trees, lounging chairs, and huts on the white sand of the marvelous Playa Paraíso
Beaches

11 Best Beaches in Mexico 2018

When you think of paradisiac beaches, it’s hard not to think of Mexico. The country has some of the most beautiful beaches in South America — not to mention the world! There are over 500 beaches in Mexico. They’re spread out across different regions, which makes them very different from […]

Beaches

11 Best Beaches in Turks and Caicos

The Turks and Caicos Islands are a secret gem of the Atlantic Ocean. They’re a British Overseas Territory and are divided into two main parts: the larger Caicos Islands and the smaller Turks Islands. Only around 30,000 people call Turks and Caicos home, but many more come here every year […]

Beaches

The 10 Best Beaches in Oahu

Hawaii is known to be pretty much the definition of heaven on earth. It looks like the place where we all want to vacation and spend our days lounging in the sun. But Hawaii has many, many beaches. They all have their own charm, but Oahu stands out as a […]

Beaches

10 Best Beaches in Nicaragua of 2018

Ah, Nicaragua! The country is known as the land of volcanoes, lakes, and rainforests. Nicaragua is a natural beauty and doesn’t need to be boasted at all. The beautiful landscapes and stunning wildlife prove just why so many people have fallen in love with the country. Nicaragua is bathed by […]

Beaches

The 10 Best Beaches in the Cayman Islands of 2018

Surely you’ve heard of the Cayman Islands before. If for nothing else, you’ve heard about their world-famous rum and as an appealing offshore financial haven for the wealthy. But did you know that the Cayman Islands have spectacular beaches too? There are three islands that make up the Cayman Islands. […]