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Best Beaches to visit in 2015

The Travel Channel has released their list of Best Beaches 2015.

Feb 21, 2015 | By AFPRelaxnews

The Travel Channel has released the results of its annual Best Beach Awards 2015 just in time to offer the winter-weary a virtual, seaside escape ahead of spring break.


Miami Beach Florida

For those shopping for an adult-only beach that offers a pulsing nightlife, head to Miami, Florida, which snagged the title of sexiest beach.

“Soft sand, beautiful warm water, interesting people, volleyball and fun spots to go to for a bite or a beverage nearby,” says swimsuit model Nina Agdal. Another plus? “…it’s acceptable to wear tiny bikinis.”


Little Dix Bay

Couples seeking a tropical escapade may want to head to Little Dix Bay in the British Virgin Islands, which was named the most romantic beach for its hidden coves, luxurious resorts, and “barefoot elegance.”

And for sun-seekers looking for a beach destination that’s far from the madding crowds, consider the best beach you’ve never heard of, Lake Atitlan in Guatemala, suggests Travel Channel.

Laguna Lodge Hotel Guatemala pool

As the deepest lake in Central America, Lake Atitlan is located in the highlands of Guatemala in a volcanic crater and has been called one of the most beautiful lakes in the world.

“Nestled in the valley of 3 volcanoes (one of them still active), you’ll not only take in peaceful volcanic views, but also absorb the vibrant pink, yellow and blue colors of the surrounding vegetation.”

Here are some of the other beach award winners:

Best Unusual Beach: Red Beach, Santorini, Greece

Red Beach Santorini Greece

Best Family Beach: Seaside, Florida

Seaside Florida

Best Beach for Adventure: Praia do Futuro, Fortaleza, Brazil

Praia do Futuro, Fortaleza, Brazil

Best Beach Boardwalks: Coney Island, NY

Coney Island Beach

Best Party Beach: La Barra, Punta del Este, Uruguay

La Barra, Punta del Este, Uruguay

Best Exotic Beach: Ilhabela, Brazil

Ilhabela Brazil

Best Beach Bar: VICE also known as Nissakia Surf Club, Artemida, Greece

Nissakia Surf Club

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