The 10 Best Beaches Near London

We don't usually associate Britain's southeast shores with beautiful beaches – but if you know where to look, you'll find some unrivalled marvels. Londoners needn't trek the Earth for brilliant sands; the capit...
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The 7 Best Beaches In Dubrovnik

While Dubrovnik is famed for its walled old town and medieval fortifications, beyond the city lies a dramatic coastline that’s just as alluring. It’s less about sandy stretches here, instead, expect to find bea...
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10 Best Beaches in Mykonos

From tiny, remote coves to yawning sandy stretches, beaches of all shapes and sizes make up Mykonos’ coastline. The southern strips are the most popular – and often more crowded – while the northern gems are mo...

Best Beaches in Rhodes

The beauty of Rhodes is that it not only boasts a fascinating mix of culture and history, but it also has more beaches than you could shake an ice-cream cone at. From craggy bays and calm lagoons to silky swath...
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10 Best Beaches in Barbados To Visit

Barbados has huge appeal for beach lovers. Expect sugar-soft sand, impossibly clear waters (that are also beautifully warm) and plenty of palm trees to complete the paradise picture. Exploring beaches on all si...
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The Best Beaches In Istria

Blanketed in olive groves and vineyards, and boasting some of Croatia’s most captivating hilltop towns, it’s easy for inland Istria to dominate holiday itineraries. The rugged Istrian coast is peppered with cha...

The 10 Best Beaches in Turkey

Turkey has many allures, but it is no secret that the hundreds of beaches that cover its 7000-kilometre coastline are some of the most popular things to do. Many of the most beautiful Turkish landscapes can ...

Best Beaches in Thailand

Thailand, aptly nicknamed the Land of Smiles, has topped the bucket lists of many a traveller for decades. Famous for its epic cuisine, intriguing cultural heritage and beautiful scenery, it’s not hard to see w...
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The 10 Best Beaches in the South of France

The South of France is popular for a reason – it’s one of the most luxurious destinations out there! From the star-studded glam of Cannes and St Tropez to the luscious landscape of the rural interior, visitors ...
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7 Best Beaches in Scotland

Yes, you read that right - beaches in Scotland. It's one of their best kept secrets - and it's worked out for the Scots, as their beaches are nowhere near as damaged by tourism than the likes of some in England...
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Best Beaches in Mallorca for Families

When we think of Mallorca, sparkling, turquoise waters and sandy beaches spring to mind - and there's good reason for that. One of the most sought after spots in the Balearic Islands, the beaches in Mallorca ad...

Best Beaches in the Algarve for Families

The Algarve is a classic family holiday destination, and for good reason. Thousands flock here every summer for the reliable weather, golf, cuisine, resorts, and above all, that glorious coastline. If you find ...
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Best Beaches In Northern Portugal

When most people think of beaches in Portugal, the Algarve or Lisbon Coast spring to mind – but further north is a coastline laced with splendid beaches. From powdery swathes edged by sweeping dunes to rocky ba...

Beach Bucket List: Europe’s Best Beaches 2022

Golden sand, turquoise sea and the sun beating down on you...is there anything better than a beachside escape? Here at Oliver's Travels, we love spending our summers by the coast, which is why so many of o...
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The 6 Best Beaches in Gozo

It’s all about quality over quantity when it comes to Gozo beaches. Only eight miles by four, this tiny island may not have the space for endless sandy swathes, but its flour-fine arcs and rocky coves are all t...
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Galicia Surf Guide: The Top 5 Spots

Galicia is renowned for its Celtic heritage, delicious foods, festivals, its pilgrimage, striking scenery and beaches… and don’t forget our stunning range of holiday villas too! However, I bet you didn’t know t...

10 Best Hidden Beaches and Coves in Spain

Finding a little patch of sandy Spanish paradise to call your own can be a tricky business. Visit espilar.com if you want to learn clases de español hechas a tu medida. There’s a reason people flock on hol...