Beaches

Naked men, pandas, white beaches: One weekend in Shirahama

Naked men, pandas, white beaches: One weekend in Shirahama

Japanese bathing culture isn't the only thing you'll be exposing yourself to in this fantastic seaside town
'Bikini ban' slated for Spanish island of Mallorca

'Bikini ban' slated for Spanish island of Mallorca

Citizens of Spanish resort island are fed up with tourists flashing their flesh
World's best beach is...

World's best beach is...

The world's best beaches, as picked from a year's worth of TripAdvisor traveler reviews
Wish you were here? 29 postcard-like beach photos

Wish you were here? 29 postcard-like beach photos

Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- the best beach photos submitted by CNN iReporters
And the world's best island is?

And the world's best island is?

Top island wins second year in row but there's a surprise new contender at no. 5
The Philippines' best beaches and islands

The Philippines' best beaches and islands

As the Philippines launches a campaign to thank the world for its help following last year's deadly typhoon, we review 7,000 of its best assets
Israel's party city, Tel Aviv, turns its beachfront to gold

Israel's party city, Tel Aviv, turns its beachfront to gold

Bustling neighborhood has been dubbed the "Golden Kilometer" for its popularity and soaring prices
More camels than koalas-- and 19 other Australia discoveries

More camels than koalas-- and 19 other Australia discoveries

Stereotypes begone! Here's the genuine Australia, beetroot on the burgers included
South Korea's first nude beach announced

South Korea's first nude beach announced

Gangwon Province eyes clothes-free options in attempt to attract tourists
World's 50 best surf spots

World's 50 best surf spots

Even if you don't surf, these are the beaches and waves you've been dreaming about
World's 50 best beach bars

World's 50 best beach bars

There's no magic formula that guarantees a place in a list of the world's best beach bars. But these places will have you planning to go back the minute you leave
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