Beaches

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

Europe

5 Best Things To Do in the Caribbean Island of Bonaire

If you're looking for the best diving in the Caribbean, look no further than Bonaire. This island paradise is located north of Venezuela, and is next …

Scuba Diving

Gray Malin's Amazing New Shoe Collaboration Takes Summer's Hottest Trend to the Next Level

Known for his eye-catching aerial photographs of far-flung beaches and coastal locales, Gray Malin has teamed up with Sperry to create a second …

9 Amazing Things to Do in Algarve Portugal

Planning a trip to Portugal?<p>Looking for tips on things to do in Algarve? Below are 9 amazing places to visit in the Algarve to admire the …

Travel (Australia)

'Now no one calls me mum': Camber Sands families full of grief and questions

Ahead of inquest into seven deaths last summer, parents of some victims ask if council did enough for beach safety<p>On a day when the mercury tipped 28 degrees and there was barely a cloud in the sky, beachgoers flocked to Camber Sands, near Rye in East Sussex. Making their way past the stalls …

A Secret Island Just Appeared Off The Coast of North Carolina

Change doesn't happen overnight. It's a line we remind ourselves of when we're working towards a fitness goal, or when we're dating someone who's …

North Carolina

Top 10 Most Beautiful Places in the World That I Want To Travel

The world is full of beautiful places that are simply breathtaking. If you love to travel and have a passion to discover the amazing gifts of nature …

Travel

Statement Beach Towels to Buy Right Now for Every Budget

Don’t be that dude who brings his bathroom towel to the beach. Given that you’re gonna spend most of the day nearly nude, there aren’t many sartorial …

Lifestyle

Kick Off The Summer With 10 of the Most Walkable Beach Towns in the U.S.

United States

Third cliff collapses just two days after tonnes of chalk fell from UK coastline

<b>A third cliff has collapsed just two days after 50,000 tonnes of chalk fell from the Sussex coastline.</b><p>Major search operation launched after ‘50,000 …

5 retreats in Seychelles that’ll make you fall in love with the destination

If white sandy stretches, azure waters, clear skies, and tropical lodgings is what your wanderlust craves, then Seychelles is the ideal destination …

fall in love

Some safety tips on handling sharks

With word this week from Santa Cruz that a couple had found a small – and quite alive – shark on Live Oak beach and dragged it back into the water, …

Western Australia

How to build the perfect sandcastle with science

Too much water and your sand will flow, too little and it will crumble. You need to get it just right and your castle will stand proud and last. …

High bacteria levels close 5 beaches on South Shore

QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — Five Massachusetts beaches have been temporarily closed for swimming after tests found elevated bacteria levels.<p>The Newport …

The Best Beaches in the U.S. for Celebrating Fourth of July

The United States is home to more than 12,000 miles of coastline (12,383, to be exact). With all that land, there are more than a few hidden beaches …

July 4th

A Travel Guide to Tobago, the Caribbean's Chillest Island

Want to visit a Caribbean Island but don't feel like rubbing shoulders with hundreds of sunburned American tourists? Go to Tobago.<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of the Caribbean, the beach-filled, sunny, and resort-laden destination for cruise ships and tan-seeking vacationers? Maybe you’ve considered being …

Trinidad and Tobago

Sicily's best beaches: chosen by readers

From popular beaches where cafes serve fish straight off the boat to nature reserves and hidden coves, our readers pick their favourite places on Sicily’s dramatic coast<p>Winning tip: history and relaxation: Licata<p>On the south coast, this is close to Agrigento but far less touristy. The beautiful …

Europe

Sand sculpture festival brings super-heroes to Belgian beach

OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - A beach in Belgium has been transformed into a giant sandy gallery, featuring larger-than-life super heroes, cartoon characters and Cinderella's castle, for one of the world's biggest sand-sculpture festivals.<p>Working with 7,000 tonnes of sand, a team of 32 artists spent …

Offbeat News

From Surfing To Running On The Beach, Fake Your Summer Sport Prowess With These Essential Tips

It's all about confidence<p>It’s not about the bikini body or getting slim for summer. Our goal is to be prepared for any sport that comes our way, whether it’s a chance to go for a run on the beach with your girlfriends, or borrow a surfboard and head out with a hot date—or crush them on the mini …

Fitness

A New Island Just Appeared Off the Coast of North Carolina

There’s always a new place to be discovered on this little blue marble of ours.<p>A new island, just off the tip of Cape Point in Buxton, North …

North Carolina

This Gorgeous Paradise Alone Is Worth the Trip to Thailand

Before we even begin to describe how gorgeous of a paradise Phi Phi Island is, let's get the pronunciation right: "pee-pee." You can imagine the …

Thailand

Where is Love Island 2017 filmed? What we know about the stunning Majorca villa and how you can stay there

Our summer is finally back now Love Island has returned to our screens!<p>We've been given a glimpse into the luxurious villa where the line-up of …

Love Island

Willow Smith Finds Peace While Vacationing In Greece

The 16-year-old and her mom are living the dream.<p>Willow Smith is enjoying the beauty of the Ionian Sea and the beaches of Greece on her getaway with …

Women of Color

Stay Healthy While Traveling

<i>PHOTO: Staying well while you travel is simple if you follow a few key steps. (</i><i>photo</i> <i>courtesy of Thinkstock)</i><p>Nothing ruins a vacation or business trip …

Jet Lag

Best UK campsites – our favourite spots to pitch up at this summer

From dog-friendly sites and woodland wonderlands to glamping pods and surfing spots, here's our pick of the best UK campsites to suit your needs<p>The …

Camping

Dr. Beach’s top 10 beaches for 2017

So how does a coastal research professor — and the author of scores of professorial articles and books on sea level rise and environmental science — …

Hut stuff: Bournemouth’s new beach lodges

The seaside resort has reimagined the classic British beach hut as a chic bolthole that makes for an idyllic family break<p>When it comes to tourism initiatives, you can’t knock Bournemouth council for ambition. A decade ago, it had the seemingly brilliant idea of creating an artificial surf reef off …

Isle of Wight

Sun, sand & sea views: The perfect hideaway for a beach holiday in Mykonos

<b>Mykonos Boutique Hotel – Leonis Summer Houses Review</b><p>Mykonos’s wild beauty can be fully appreciated when you have the perfect vantage point – and …

Hotels

Sewer pump failure closes Hanauma Bay for rest of today

The city has closed Hanauma Bay for the rest of today because of a sewer pump failure.<p>City officials said just after noon that there was no report of …

Oahu

Louis Vuitton Goes Luxury Island Hopping for Spring at Paris Fashion Week Men’s

For his Louis Vuitton Homme spring ’18 collection, showed today in Paris, Kim Jones riffed off the idea of luxury island hopping.<p><b>“Someone gave me the</b> …

Fashion