Meru Betiri National Park, Indonesia


by Dino Indra (Boston, MA) Nature’s art. Balls of sands made by small crab like creature at the beach. This beach is part of Meru Betiri National Park, East Java, Indonesia. It`s a secluded beach, which can be reached by trekking through a rain forest. Nothing beats the feeling of having a pristine beach as […]

Eco del Mare, Fiascherino, Italy

Eco del Mare

by Megan (Lerici, Italy) Eco del Mare Secluded amongst the pine and olive trees, this private beach offers tranquility, space and crystal clear waters for the perfect day at the beach! Awesome pic! by: Doreen Pendgracs I will hold this image with me thru this very cold Canadian-winter’s night.

Best Beaches in New Zealand: a top 5!


Five top picks of the lesser known beaches in New Zealand! Karekare Beach, West Auckland * Black sand beach * 45 minutes’ drive from downtown Auckland * Best for film nuts – The Piano was filmed here! The natural colour palette of Karekare gives the beach a unique sense of place. Charcoal-black sand fading to […]

Lang Tengah island, Terengganu, Malaysia

Lang Tengah island

by Keith Jenkins (Amsterdam) Lang Tengah island Why I love this beach? The picture says it all really. There’s hardly anyone on this gorgeous island of brilliant white, boulder-strewn, powdery beaches; swaying palms; and virgin rainforests. Just off the beach are some of the most magnificent marine life and coral reefs in this part of […]

The Cote d’Azur in the south of France

by @Margit11 I’ve always loved it there, but at the moment I miss it more than ever, as I’m living in Scotland where the weather is pretty ahm… bad. so those sun-drenched pictures of the south of France make me quite nostalgic! Atmosphere by: Isabelle I love the atmosphere at these beach towns in the […]

Honopu Beach, Napali, Kauai , Hawaii

by Joe Sylvester (Kauai, Hawaii, USA) Isabelle, what a connection we have. I spent my summers in Bethany Beach growing up in the 60’s and 70’s. And then left for the Peace Corps in the country of Fiji and plied the waters of the Yasawa and Mamanuca Groups for four years knowing two of your […]