"Known collectively as "The Pearl of the Indian Ocean" Bazaruto is most easily reached by air from Johannesburg to Vilanculos, and then onward by small aircraft or boat."
"Set around dramatic limestone formations, El Nido boasts the finest and whitest sand you’ll ever see. The water is so blindingly blue it makes the Caribbean Sea look murky in comparison."
· Puerto Princesa, Philippinen
"With its jet-black shore, lapis lazuli waters and thick, jungle-like foliage, Honokalani Beach is a photographer’s dream. Lie lazily on the “sand”—actually made up of of tiny lava pebbles."
"The beach is long and broad with velvety sand and shocking blue water, and it's fringed with swaying palms and leafy takamaka trees. It’s also framed by enormous granite boulders on either side."
· Praslin, Seychellen
"Think cumin-colored sand bordered by soaring, vegetation-cloaked cliffs—and, most times, not a soul in sight."
"One of the world's best places to watch big wave surfing in winter, the water here becomes as calm as a lake in summer and is a great place for snorkeling."