Home LuxuryTravel Resorts Photo Tour: World's Sexiest Beaches

Photo Tour: World's Sexiest Beaches

Posted: Feb. 17th, 2008  |  By JustLuxe Team
Luxury Beaches: While any day at the beach is considered a day well spent, an afternoon at one of our favorite beaches certainly takes rank. After scouring the sands of beaches near and far, we've compiled a list of the world's top ten sexiest beaches.

First on the list is El Cortecito, a world-renowned beach located on the shores of the Dominican Republic. With its white sand spread over 1,000 miles, El Cortecito is an ideal locale for any discerning traveler. Being a heavily trafficked tourist destination, El Cortecito offers plenty of fine resorts, dining options and watersport activities.

Launch Sexy Beaches Slideshow

And when in Rome...or the Dominican Republic in this case, Las Terrenas Beach is a must on the itinerary. Accessed only by one of two mountain roads, Las Terrenas provides a scenic and superlative exploration influenced by Mediterranean lifestyle. Also nearby you will find the popular Playa Bonita and Playa Las Balleras.

We couldn't help but add just one more Dominican Republic beach to the list. The Punta Cana region consists of Cap Cana, Punta Cana, Cabeza de Toro, Bavaro, El Cortecito, Arena Gorda, Macao and Uvero Alto. Like El Cortecito and Las Terrenas, Punta Cana features large all-inclusive resorts catering to families, couples, and thrill seekers. There are endless caves, mangroves and private beaches just waiting to be explored.

It is no surprise that the African Seychelles has earned a spot on the list, but it is the island of La Digue, which truely grabs our attention. La Digue is the fourth largest island in the Seychelles and is considered by many to be the most beautiful with its exotic vegetation, sparkling sands, and turquoise tide.

Launch Sexy Beaches Slideshow

Add a dash of spice and head south of the equator to Puerto Rico's Rincon Beach. With a climate comparable to that of Miami, Rincon Beach boasts rolling green hills, which overlook glistening gold beaches. Whether your first language is English or Spanish-which are both widely spoken-there's no denying Rincon Beach is muy caliente.

Believe it or not, Ibiza's Playa d'en Bossa is known for much more than drawing swarms of springbreakers each year. As the longest beach on the island, Playa d'en Bossa offers a myriad of family entertainment and its choppy swell makes for a lively day in the water. However, if your intentions are to experience the wild side of Ibiza's nightlife circuit, your best bet is to make your travel plans for mid-June through the end of September. What's more, you can achieve a golden glow without any unsightly tan lines as Playa d'en Bossa is known for being a topless beach.

Keeping with the Latin vibe, Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro is a longtime favorite with its less-than-bashful bikini-clad beachcombers. Many travelers flock to Brazil's Cococabana Beach; however if you're looking for something a little more upscale, the world-renowned Ipanema Beach is definitely the way to go. When it comes to acceptance of one's sexual orientation, Ipanema Beach is considered more liberal than most and has consequently been dubbed "the gay beach."

For a more intimate escape, Shoal Bay West, situated next to Anguilla's Maunday Bay, offers a private beach fringed with palms and blanketed with exotic shells.

Whoever said going down under refers strictly to kangaroos and wallabies has surely never been to Australia's Bondi Beach. With its larger-than-life waves, Bondi Beach attracts throngs of sexy surfers from near and far. Next time you're in the outback expand your horizons and venture on down to Sydney's world-renowned Bondi Beach.

What could be sexier than a beach surrounded entirely by crystal clear, blue water? The Maldives, an island clustered with thousands of tropical isles, is known for its premiere diving, coral reefs and bespoke resorts. With nothing but the vast Indian Ocean in the distance, Vaagali Island is the perfect locale for any exotic holiday.



For LxM Christina Stewart
Related Topics :
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 
Need to Get Away?
Top 10 Business Hotels
Who says you can’t mix business with pleasure?
Read More
Featured Contributor
The JustLuxe TeamThe JustLuxe Team
There are numerous activities at the St. Regis. There are two pools and two swimming beaches where...
Read More | View Profile
Related Articles

The World's Best Luxury Hotels
Find a Luxury Hotel

Search Hotels

Travel Options

Guests

Rooms

Search Hotels
expand
The JustLuxe Collection presents Featured Luxury Hotels
Current News & Features
This 17-Day Trip Will Fly You From England to The Middle East & Africa by Private Jet
Two Shangri-La Properties to Stay in While Jet-Setting Through Asia
Go Heli-Fishing in the Middle of the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia
Why Choose Just One Caribbean Destination When You Can Island Hop With a Catamaran Yacht?
The Glittering Raffles Istanbul is Now Open & You're Going to Want to Stay Here
Pullman Rail Journeys is Ready to Help You Plan Your Holiday Getaway in Chicago & NYC
The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka's Timeless Elegance is Topped Only by the Brand's Giving Nature
This London Pool is Really, Really High Up in the Sky
Exploring Greece's Little Island With the Quiet Soul & Deep Blue Waters
Delano Las Vegas: Sin City's Newest Desert Oasis is Now Officially Open and Unlike Anything Else on The Strip
See the complete list
Play Video Play Video Play Video
L'Auberge
Del Mar
Berlin
City Guide
Vancouver, Canada
THINGS WE LIKE