Pacific Ocean Beaches

Surf Rancho Santana, the Nicaragua Emerald Coast

Playa Santana Rancho Santana and other massively upscale resorts have sprung to life over the past decade along southern Nicaragua’s Emerald Coast. This region has easily become one of the darlings of the IT crowd. Facing the Pacific Ocean, these boutique resorts are emerging from the jungles onto pristine beaches featuring world class surf breaks. In recent memory,  Rancho Santana …

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Thanksgiving Day on Half Moon Bay State Beach

Half Moon Bay State Beach Late 2017 Visitors to Half Moon Bay State Beach, are welcomed by four miles of broad sandy beaches. The California state park of Half Moon Bay was established in 1956 and is an impressive 181 acres of prime real estate. It is a very pretty spot on the Pacific Ocean that offers wonderful fishing and …

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Punta Cometa: Sunsets on the Path to Happiness

Punta Cometa, Oaxaca The Pacific Coast of Mexico is an amazing place, especially for beach fans. In Oaxaca, there is a beach spot called Punta Cometa, on the hippy trail to happiness. It’s a very laid back destination with long white beaches, blue skies and killer sunsets. It is a great idea to come here to disconnect, not to check Instagram. …

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Tamarama Beach: Careful mate, it’s Australia

A couple minutes outside Sydney, Tamarama Beach is often closed to swimmers. It is the most dangerous patrolled beach in New South Wales. It’s also a good place to be to watch the beautiful people. The Australian way of life — Pleasure, freedom, independence and enjoyment is on full display.

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Hippy Surfer Beaches of Byron Bay Australia

Thinking of a beach vacation to Australia? Byron Bay is billed as the best surf town in the world. The beaches here are tremendous. This small community of hippies, dropouts and misfits is a perfect example of what has made Australia great. No matter where you are from, this is a long way from there.

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Manuel Antonio Beach in Costa Rica: Best Tropical Jungle Beach

Costa Rica’s Playa Manuel Antonio on the Pacific Coast lives up to its reputation as one of the best beach spots in the world. Expertly maintained by the National Park system, there are fun activities that range from bird watching to surfing or scuba diving and sport fishing. Whatever it is that makes you tick, can be done at this tropical paradise.

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