Surf the Pier at Lake Worth Beach, Florida

“Where the Tropics begin”. The Lake Worth beach is one of Florida’s best. Waves draw surfers to the pier, the white sand pulls everyone else. Enjoy a day on this funky little beach. This beach town has been rejuvenated by the LGBT community. The town is booming.

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Delray Beach, Florida Vacations

“America’s Most Fun Small Town.” – Rand McNally. Delray Beach is a great place to spend some time. Located just north of Fort Lauderdale, it is easy living. This beach spot frequently wins awards and is often mentioned as the best beach or beach town. This pleasant location has something refreshingly familiar about it.

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Summer Vacation to Brick Beach, New Jersey

The three Brick beaches are exceptional, yet suffer from severe erosion and unimaginative names. Unfortunately, this is a frequent occurrence along the NJ shore, not only along the Brick beach. For whatever, its worth this town of more than 75,000 is the safest in the United States, according to the FBI.

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Summer Vacation: Mantoloking Beach, New Jersey

Mantoloking is an exceptional beach spot. Over the years, Mantoloking has counted both Tony Soprano, (James Gandolfini) and Richard Nixon as residents. Katherine Hepburn also owned a summer house here. Storm surge from Hurricane Sandy damaged 90% of the properties in this wealthiest Jersey Shore beach community.

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Beach Vacation in Bay Head, New Jersey

The small coastal town of Bay Head’s charm lies in the Victorian mansions that run along the gorgeous beach. This visit in June of 2017, was the first time I had been along the beach here since Hurricane Sandy ravaged the coast five years earlier. This beach spot successfully brings you back to a simpler, more elegant time.

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Hollywood Beach, Hollywood, Florida

Located on the beach between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood Beach is home to nearly 150,000 people. This growing beach city in Broward Country has near perfect weather conditions. Over the course of the year, the temperature will fluctuate slightly between 83 and 68 degrees F. This is a great choice for a beach vacation, if you don’t want to …

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Saint Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

Saint Helier Beach Vacation Saint Helier is the capital and also one of the twelve parishes of the island of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands. It is a little more than 4 square miles and has a population of 33,000. The majority of the parish is rural, however the urban spot is the largest town in Jersey. The Saint Helier …

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Turks and Caicos Vacation to Grace Bay Beach

Beach Vacation: Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos Widely recognized as one of the most spectacular beaches in the world, Grace Bay Beach is located on the northern coast of Providenciales on the Turks and Caicos Islands.  Voted the number one beach in the world in 2011 by Trip Advisor, because of the stunning white sandy beach. While technically this dream …

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Smathers Beach, Key West, Florida

Where is Smathers Beach?  24°55′N 81°77′W Lined with coconut trees and frequently busy, Smathers Beach in Key West, Florida is popular with both tourists and locals. This pleasing beach vacation spot is about two miles long and quite easy to find. Go to mile marker zero on A1A. Smathers Beach is the largest public beach in the self-proclaimed Conch Republic. Key West’s …

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Folly Beach, South Carolina

In addition to the lovely ante bellum city of Charleston, you easily can pack a Folly Beach vacation into a short trip along the Atlantic Ocean. Folly Beach is only 11 miles south of the downtown area of everyone’s favorite city. Folly Beach is a fun beach spot that is full of both character and characters. Along the little town’s main …

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Jensen Beach Park, Florida

Jensen Beach Park can be found on Hutchinson Island in Florida. It is a scenic vacation beach that is wide open and feels wild. The island has a few beaches to choose from. All of them are recommended for your pleasure. The main beach spot for your hot day at the beach is called Jensen Sea Turtle Beach. Its a good …

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Nice Cuban Beach: Playa de Cayo Jutias, Cuba

Cuban Beach Vacation to Cayo Jutias Not exactly undiscovered, but certainly pristine, you will find the beaches of Cayo Jutias Cuba to your liking. Ignored for years, this amazing beach is one of the many gifts left behind from whatever you want to call the Cuban “experiment”. The rest of the Caribbean is really going to have to up their …

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Seaside Heights Beach, New Jersey

Back in the 80’s when hair in New Jersey was really big, rock gods Bon Jovi fell “In and Out of Love” on the Seaside Heights Beach and boardwalk.  The glory of this beach town struck again a quarter of a century later with the hit MTV show, Jersey Shore. “We can’t even calculate the economic benefit” to to Seaside Heights beach …

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Cable Beach, Nassau, Bahamas

The Bahamas and Nassau’s Cable Beach have been a part of the popular imagination as the perfect beach vacation spot forever. Since the ’60s anyway, thanks to none other than the Beatles and a couple James Bond films.  That may be a very long time ago, but it’s quite a substantial feather in the Ministry of Tourism’s cap. Nassau is everything for the Commonwealth of …

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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey

Looking for a family fun summer vacation? The boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach has something for most tastes. From Henna tattoos, games of “skill”, salt water taffy, classy t-shirts, pizza joints, an aquarium, bars, to upscale dining, the Point Pleasant boardwalk is a lot of fun.  Don’t take yourself so seriously for a few hours and enjoy this cool beach vacation spot …

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Manasquan Beach, New Jersey

Having gone to the local public high school in the Ronald Reagan years, the Manasquan Beach has a lot of fond memories for me. It was particularly heart breaking when superstorm Sandy devastated the area and surrounding towns in 2012. I was alerted to the severity of the storm by a French colleague of mine who for some reason was following …

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Sea Girt Beach Vacation, New Jersey

The Sea Girt Beach is a quiet Jersey Shore mainstay. Only about a mile in length, this little town holds its own with the high quality of its beaches. Surprisingly, there are waves with some regularity. The regulations can be off-putting.

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Playa Ancon: Day Trip to Beautiful Cuban Beach

Sleepy Cuban Beach Vacation Playa Ancon is on the outskirts of the colonial city of Trinidad. Playa Ancon Cuba? Doesn’t that sound like a beach spot to plan your Cuban vacation around? Believe it or not, choosing the ideal beach vacation place in Cuba isn’t as easy as you think it would be. Don’t worry though. That is going to be changing rapidly …

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Best Beaches in the Bahamas

The best beaches in the Bahamas probably have something to do with the Ministry of Tourism reporting that the Islands Of The Bahamas are the most popular destination among all Caribbean Islands. Obviously, that is quite a distinction and certainly one that visitors do not forget! While, officially known as the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, The Bahamas, is an archipelagic …

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Brittany Beach Vacation

Is it time to book a Brittany beach vacation? The entire world knows that Brittany has the best beaches in France.  Where do you start when there are over 600 miles/1000Km of spectacular coastline? Are you looking to lounge around and do nothing? Is swimming in calm waters more your style and walking along the endless beaches?  Is surfing in …

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