It's the dead of winter, and you probably don't have a beach holiday planned for a while. To help get you through the cold months, I rounded up a collection of the most dazzling beaches around the world. Get out your bucket list and a pen, and prepare yourself some intense vacation inspiration. No matter what your 2020 goals are, one should definitely be to visit at least one of these jaw-dropping beaches.
Also known as Shipwreck Beach, you can find this gorgeous cove in Zakynthos, one of the Ionian islands in Greece.
Live the hut life on Seram Island in Maluku, Indonesia.
Found in Okinawa in the Yaeyama Islands, the pristine waters of this beach are mesmerizing.
Mexico has plenty of gorgeous beaches, but the ones on Isla Mujeres, like Playa Norte, are extra special.
As you drive down the California coast, stopping at Laguna is a must. The sunsets are unmatched and that cool, California wind in your hair is fabulous.
Translated to "Cathedral beach," it's no wonder where this stunning Spanish beach gets its name.
This stunning white pebble beach is found in Kefalonia, Greece.
Even the palm trees in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago are relaxed.
You can find this little piece of heaven on Havelock Island between India and Thailand.
Heaven on earth does exist, and you can find it in the Seychelles.
This stunning beach is located in Monterrico, Guatemala.
Sip a cocktail off the coast of Espiritu Santo island in Vanuatu.
This gorgeous beach is actually on an alpine lake: Lago de Tota in Colombia.
You absolutely want to get to Salou in Spain during your lifetime.
You can't do a beach list and not mention Brazil's Copacabana. You just can't.
One of Hawaii's hidden gems also goes by the name of Makena Cove and has iconic sunsets.
Not a postcard, just one of the most gorgeous beaches on Boracay Island in the Philippines.
Turquoise waters as far as the eye can see in St. Lucia.
Located in San Sebastian, Spain, this crescent-shaped beach will make you never want to leave the Spanish coast.
Curieuse Island is located in the Seychelles, and those crystal blue waters are for real.
The Grand Caymans will inspire you...to never leave the Caribbean.
Florida gives good beach and Sanibel Island is no exception.
Known as one of Australia's nicest beaches. Worth booking a trip to Sydney for.
If you're looking for a remote beach with little development, look no further than Peru.
Turquoise water and a white sandy beach are guaranteed when you visit Curacao.
The pink coral sand alone is worth a trip to Bermuda.
Aruba has beaches that are guaranteed to keep a smile on your face.
Your 50 shades of blue fantasies will all come true in St. John.
All you need is a rum cocktail on this white sandy beach in Anguilla.
This breathtaking beach is only accessible by foot or boat in the Hahei, Coromandel region of New Zealand.