Articles Tagged with Beach Travel

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Take a Dip in 6 of the Best Beaches in South Africa

With a coastline of nearly 2000 miles bordering two oceans, visitors to South Africa are overwhelmed with choices when it comes to beaches. In subtropical northern KwaZulu-Natal, the warm Indian Ocean waters are home to…

Your Perfect Indian Ocean Summer in Mauritius and the Seychelles

Bathed in sunlight and surrounded by aquamarine ocean, the idyllic isles of the Seychelles and Mauritius make for the ideal summer escape. Here you can sink your toes into the whitest of sands, snorkel above…
Culture + Style

The 9 Best Vacation Villas for Summer in the Mediterranean

Whether you’re looking for a romantic break, a family escape or a beachfront getaway with friends in the Mediterranean, these exquisitely appointed and indulgently spacious vacation villas will make this summer a truly memorable one….

7 Awe-Inspiring Alternative African Safaris

Safari simply means “journey” in Swahili — and although the word probably conjures images of 4x4s trundling through game reserves on the trail of giraffes, lions and elephants, there are many alternative ways to go…
Tips + Trends

Sky-High Views, Brilliant Brunches and Sunny Beaches: A Guide to Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah

It’s the world’s most famous man-made island, a jaw-dropping creation that has to be seen to be believed — but with great shopping, dining, beaches and unique things to do, Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah is much…
Tips + Trends

Why South Africa’s Durban Is a Dream Destination

The sun-drenched, subtropical coast of KwaZulu-Natal — or KZN as South Africa’s easternmost province is known — is a true year-round destination. Durban, the country’s third largest city, is home to glorious beaches and a host…
Tips + Trends

Beach or Pool? Whichever You Choose, Here’s What to Pack

Whether your summer plans include chasing waves or just chillaxing by a pool, bringing the right gear along is vital for keeping your crew comfortable, hydrated and sunburn-free. From one-of-a-kind swimsuits and sunglasses to fluffy…
Beach Travel

Emerald Seas, Sun and Sugar-White Sands: Your Guide to Florida’s Panhandle Beaches

While tourists flock to the beaches of Panama City and Pensacola in northwest Florida, you might want to skip the crowds and explore the Forgotten Coast’s less crowded beaches. For an under-the-radar beach vacation, head…

Planning a Hawaii Family Vacation? Visit the Islands’ Best Kid-Friendly Beaches

Hawaii’s a family-friendly paradise, it’s true, with no shortage of beach perfection. The soft sands beg to be whipped into sandcastles and the warm water beckons. But bringing your kids, or keiki, as they are…
Beach Travel

No Glow-Up Needed: 7 Colored-Sand Beaches Ready for the ‘Gram

White sand beaches are a dime a dozen, but rare stretches of green, red and black shoreline? That’s worth a coveted spot on your Instagram feed. From Iceland to Hawaii, these seven beaches come in…