26 Most Beautiful Beaches You’ll Find Anywhere

5. Lopes Mendes, Ilha Grande, Brazil

The harder you have to work for something, the more it can be appreciated. If that’s true, then visitors will absolutely appreciate the beauty of Lopes Mendes, a two-mile stretch of coastline accessible from Rio after a three-hour car drive, a ferry ride, a water taxi and a brief hike through lush forest. Crystal clear waters are breathtaking, and the typical beach restaurants are replaced by an abundance of almond and palm trees.

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4. Barnes Bay, Anguilla

There are over 30 beaches on the island of Anguilla, but only one can take the honor of being most beautiful. Barnes Bay, despite being just a short walk from several local hotels and resorts, doesn’t typically attract big crowds, letting you appreciate its natural beauty. The white sand is soft and powder-like, and the waters of the ocean are a kaleidoscope of colors in green, blue and turquoise. This is easily one of the most photographed destinations on the island of Anguilla, and definitely for good reason.

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3. Matira Beach, Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora is known as the destination so nice it was named twice, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise to learn that it is home to one of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Matira Beach is located on the edge of a wonderful lagoon, and green palms create a lush curtain just steps from the water. Although many of Bora Bora’s most gorgeous beaches are reserved for hotel guests, Matira Beach is open to the public, giving visitors access to their own slice of heaven no matter what hotel they’re staying at.

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Travel Destinations to Consider in 2019

Whether you’re looking to escape the cold winter weather or boiling summer heat or experience a different culture, there are endless potential travel destinations for you to choose from. But making the right decision may be challenging. Here are some of the top destinations throughout the world that you may want to consider visiting during 2019.

The Best Canadian Hockey Towns

Canada and hockey go together like peanut butter and chocolate. If you didn’t know that, you either don’t watch hockey or you’ve never been to Canada in the wintertime. Just like any sport, hockey has its hotbeds. Coincidentally, each and every one of the cities and towns mentioned in this article claims superiority. Mind you, in entirely different ways. Some cling to a long and storied history. Others flash around their laundry list of NHL alumni, current Hall of Famers, and future Hall of Famers. Today, we’ll take a look at the best of the best. Lace ‘em up, tape up your stick, and put the foil on. These are the best hockey towns in the Great White North.

Graduated Traveling: 13 Trips to Take After Graduating

While some may be anxious to jump into the workforce and get cracking on that career, as the old saying goes, “you can always make money, but you can’t always make memories.” Instead of diving into the online job ads, hit the travel sites then hit the open road or the friendly skies.