When you hear the word Beach, it usually conjures a picture of a stretch of white sparkling sand and the endless cool water of the ocean. Well, that perception may change when you’re done reading this post!

1. Black Sand Beach, Hawaii

The name speaks for itself.

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2. Pink Sand Beach, Bahamas

Again, the name gives it away. Eroded particles from red corals has given this beaches sand a pinkish glow.

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3. Bioluminescent Beach, The Maldives

And you thought The Maldives couldn’t get any prettier! Bioluminescent phytoplanton are found throughout the Maldives, which glows when agitated, giving the ocean its very own stars.

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4. Hidden Beach, Mexico

This secret paradise was created when the Mexican government in the early 1900’s made a bombsite out of the area, blasting a huge hole on the canopy of the grotto. This has caused this idyllic hidden gem.

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5. Whitehaven Beach, Australia

Not only is Whitehaven Beach a photographers dream, it has been awarded the most eco-friendly beach in the world! These stunning white beaches contain large amounts of silicia, which doesn’t retain heat, allowing visitors to walk around barefoot even on the sunniest of days.

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