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World’s Best Beaches: Where to Travel for Sun-Kissed Holidays

With the winter giving way to summer, albeit slowly, thoughts of where we are going to spend our sun-drenched summer holidays begin to occupy our mind. If your idea of holiday heaven, like millions of others, is relaxing on the beach, then no doubt you’ll be interested in finding some of the world’s best beaches. Check out FlightHub if you want to find the best fares to one of these gorgeous beach locations.

Pigeon Point, Trinidad and Tobago

Pigeon Point- World's Best Beaches

Pigeon Point by the queen of subtle

41 kilometres in length, Tobago comprises of a string of pristine and breathtakingly beautiful beaches, but Pigeon Point has to be the most impressive.

The powdery white beach is lined by coconut and almond trees, which provide much-needed shade from sizzling high temperatures. In fact, the jetty at Pigeon Point is one of the most photographed representations of a beach anywhere in the world, due to its undeniable natural simplicity and beauty.

Hot Water Beach, New Zealand

Hot Water Beach New Zealand- World's Best Beaches

Hot water beach by Filo.mena

Mention New Zealand and images of the stunning landscapes, shown on the legendary Lord of the Rings films, immediately spring to mind. As well as boasting stunningly beautiful valleys, mountains, gorges and meadows, New Zealand is also home to some of the best beaches in the world and none more so than Hot Water Beach on the Coromandel Peninsula.

Paradise Beach, Croatia

Rab Island Croatia- World's Best Beaches

Rab Island by Slawek Puklo

What is quickly emerging as one of the hottest, contemporary travel destinations in Europe, the land of Croatia has some pretty impressive beaches dotted around its varied coastline.

Paradise Beach, in Rab, curves round a sandy shore for about two kilometres and is one of the best beaches in the world, let alone Croatia or Europe. As its name suggests, this beach really does provide some truly paradisiacal connotations.

Las Salinas, Ibiza

Las Salinas, Ibiza

Las Salinas by Dariusz

The island may be legendary for its all-night parties and clubs that never close, but one lesser known side of Ibiza, is that it is home to one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

Las Salinas is approximately 1,600 metres long and is shaped within a crescent along the island’s most southerly tip. So exquisite and stunning is the beach, that even celebrities can be seen sunning themselves here, with names such as Kate Moss and Jade Jagger featuring alongside everyday visitors like you and me.

Finding your beach paradise

For a beach holiday doused in sunshine and happiness, take a look at the many destinations on offer from Co-operative Travel. It prides itself on providing families, couples and independent travellers with fabulous beach holidays for affordable prices, so you’re sure to find the perfect sun-kissed destination.

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2 Responses to World’s Best Beaches: Where to Travel for Sun-Kissed Holidays

  1. Agness April 17, 2013 at 6:04 am #

    I’m going to Europe this summer and planning to rent a car and head from Holland to Croatia. So happy to see Croatia offers such beautiful beaches. Thanks :)x

  2. Nicole April 18, 2013 at 3:58 am #

    Love the photos. Wish I was sitting on any one of those beaches now.

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