Call us today: +44 (0) 20 3551 6634
While the UK continues to struggle on with the hangover of winter – which seems to last ever further into March and April these days – expatriates the world over are enjoying fantastic weather and have no doubt already squeezed in a few trips to the beach.
With so many fantastic beaches spilling into the world's oceans and seas, there is constant one-upping between nations and continents for the crown of world's best beaches. And while this is an argument that will likely never be won definitively, the world's largest travel site has done its best to highlight what travellers view to be the ten best beaches in the world, at least in the past 12 months.
TripAdvisor sifted through millions of reviews and opinions left by users on its site to ascertain which beaches people most enjoyed visiting. It came up with 322 beaches worthy of praise around the world, spread across all the continents.
However, the world's best reviewed beach was found to be Baia do Sancho, in Brazil, which was ranked number one in the Top Ten Beaches in the World category. It was joined in the list by Turks and Caicos' Grace Bay in second; Flamenco Beach in Culebra, Puerto Rico, in third; Rabbit Beach of Lampedusa in Italy in fourth; and Whitsunday Island's Whitehaven Beach in Australia in fifth.
The rest of the top-ten list was made up of Playa de ses Illetes in Spain's Formentera; Anse Lazio on the Seychelles' Praslin Island; Lanikai Beach in Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii; Rhossili Bay somewhat closer to home in Gower, Wales' and Playa Norte in Mexico.
"For those fed up with the long cold winter, there's really no better cure than an escape to one of these award-winning beaches," said TripAdvisor's chief marketing officer Barbara Messing.
While Hawaii may only have reached eighth in the list, expats living in the US know that it is the place to go for the best beach experiences in North America. In fact, it absolutely dominated the list of best beaches in the US, with Lanikai Beach, Ka'anapali Beach, Hanalei Beach, Wai'anapanapa State Park, Wailea Beach, Manini'owali Beach and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve all making the top ten.
Expatriate Group.Delmon House,36-38 Church Road,Burgess Hill,West Sussex,RH15 9AE
Registered Address.35 Ballards Lane,London,N3 1XW
Tel: +44 (0)20 3551 6634Fax: +44 (0)870 428 5141Email: email@example.com
Short Term Healthcare Insurance
Travel Medical Insurance One Way Travel Insurance Single Trip Travel Insurance Annual Multi-Trip Travel Insurance Non UK Resident Travel Insurance Business Travel Insurance
About Us Useful Links Leave a Review Our Awards The Press Room Satisfaction Survey Downloads Legal Notice Underwriters Hospital List
Emergency Assistance information Short-Term Healthcare Working Abroad Insurance Thailand Health Insurance Family & Friend Benefits
Register as an Intermediary Opportunities for Brokers
Expatriate Group & Expatriate Healthcare are trading styles of Strategic Insurance Services Limited who is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). FCA Firm reference Number is 307133. Strategic Insurance Services Limited is authorised to carry on Regulated Activities in accordance with the permissions granted by the FCA under PART IV of the Financial Services and Markets ACT 2000.