Tourists: Don’t Keep the Giant Marijuana Bundles Washing Up on Florida Beaches

Don’t Keep the Marijuana Washing Up on Florida Beaches Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]

Best beaches in the world revealed – how many have you been to?

Best beaches in the world revealed – how many have you been to? (Image: Getty Images) The best beaches in the world have been announced by beach information platform Beach-Inspector.com.  For three years, their dedicated experts have been visiting beaches and their surroundings and assessing them using various evaluation criteria.  These range from water quality, […]

‘The flames were chasing us all the way to the water’: Video captures vicious wildfires that have killed dozens on Greece’s coastline and forced tourists to flee from beaches into the sea

Costas Baltas/Reuters Wildfires have at least 74 people dead and 100 others injured near Athens, Greece.  The flames show no signs of stopping with gale-force winds quickly intensifying the flames and hotter temperatures expected to hit the country. Many tourists and residents fled toward the coastline to escape the fires, but flames are moving closer […]

Could Thailand’s artificial lake be the answer to its overcrowded beaches?

Michelle Arrouas July 2, 2018 Share this article It might be artificial, but Cheow Lan Lake in Thailand’s Khao Sok National Park has the emerald water, towering limestone karsts and silent serenity that the country’s increasingly overrun beaches were once known for. The jagged, jungle-clad limestone karsts shoot up from the water’s surface, reaching several […]

The 15 Best Beaches in Europe for Summer 2018

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Five BEST secret beaches revealed – stunning quiet spots where you can escape tourists

Beach holidays are some of the most popular summer breaks for Britons, but if you’re looking to escape the crowds, sands packed with sunbathers can be a nightmare. Here are the top beaches in the world… that tourists don’t know about. A new study from overseas travel site, Internationalliving.com has unveiled five of the best […]

Best beaches in Europe revealed – with one from the UK making the list

The best beaches to relax on a holiday are the ones that have the softest sand and the warmest water. Trying to find the best beach can be tricky, especially during the busy summer months. Some of the most beautiful sandy breaks can be found in Europe, with hotel search engine Hotelscan.com finding the best […]

Beaches UK: Best coastal hot spots revealed after Blue Flag award shake-up

The best beaches in the UK have been revealed and a number of beautiful British beaches have been given the prestigious Blue Flag status. To be given a Blue Flag, the criteria that are measured is water quality, safety and environmental education, with a minimum of five education activities needing to be offered. Sixty five […]

A new law in Florida restricts local access to state beaches — but some say it infringes on their rights

Michael Spooneybarger/Reuters A new law passed in March in Florida curbs public access to private beaches. This has angered Floridians and certain members of the local government, many of whom believe that access to the beaches should be sacrosanct. Local officials are taking action to preserve public access before the Real Property Act — which […]