Nothing says summer like hanging out at a beach. Whether you prefer to lie down and enjoy the sun, or play volleyball in the sand, summer on beaches has a totally different vibe! Tripadvisor, the largest travel website, ranked the top beaches of 2022 based on the reviews and ratings left on their website from travelers between January 1st and December 31st, 2021! Read on to find out, which sandy shore is calling your name this year!
Grace Bay Beach, Turks and Caicos
Grace Bay Beach in Turks and Caicos secured the top spot in the 2022 Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Beaches. The picture-perfect beach boasts of soft golden sand and water so clear you can see the fishes swim by! The beach is also part of a national park, with certain areas accessible to the public! If you want to have a long and comfortable stay, the beach boasts many luxurious resorts.
Varadero Beach, Cuba
The silver medal in 2022 was awarded to Varadero Beach in Cuba. It’s also known as ‘Blue Beach’ because of its clear, calm waters. The entry to the waters is also quite shallow, allowing the beachgoers to wade in without any fear. The beach gets approximately one million foreign tourists every year, and is perfect for all kinds of travelers — families or solo tourists!
Turquoise Bay, Exmouth, Australia
The third spot on the list goes to a beach from the Land Down Under. Turquoise Bay, located near the town of Exmouth in Australia, boasts water the color of turquoise (hence the name). The perfect place to spend a day snorkeling, swimming, or just lounging by the seaside, reading! The beach is located inside the Cape Range National Park and has dedicated areas for tourists to swim in.