The five Best Beaches in Europe

There are some amazing things about travelling in Europe and when it comes ot beaches you will be literally amazed at some of the gorgeous beaches on offer. Let's run through our top 5 picks for the best beaches in Europe and see if we can whey your appetite for a trip this year.

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Voidokilia Beach, Greece

Voidokilia Beach in Messinia, Greece is like something you would read about in an international spy novel. The layout is set up to mimic the Greek letter Omega and there are not many places where you can take a dip in the sea and be almost completely surrounded by sandy shore.

Derrynane Strand, Ireland

If you are into quiet beaches where you can set out your blanket and relax then look no further than exemplifies. There is also a bit of culture to experience at nearby Derrynane House where The Liberator Daniel O' Connell lived.

Tropea Beach, Italy

Italy is perfectly placed for beaches to dip into the Mediterranean Sea and Tropea Beach in Calabria exemplifies this completely. With incredibly white sand and crystal clear water, tourists flock to this scenic coastal attraction in their droves.

Playa de Ses Illetes, Spain

Situated on the island of Fromentera, just off the coast of Spain and right below Ibiza, Playa de ses Illetes needs to be seen to be believed. The water is a beautiful clear blue where you can enjoy swimming and snorkelling.

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Unstad Beach, Norway

For something different then head to Norway! Unstad Beach is situated in Vestvågøya and it makes for quite a sight when the snow covers the beach and the huge rocks at either end. Unstad is also a big hit with surfers as the waves are very playful indeed.

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