Every traveler has a different fantasy about their ultimate beach vacation. For some travelers, the perfect beach trip consists of a family-friendly atmosphere. For others, white sand and blue waters define a beach’s excellence. This is why we listed for you the most amazing beaches -award winners- in Europe.

6 Amazing Beaches You’ll Want To Sip A Cocktail On


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1. The Curonian Spit, Russia

The Curonian Spit Kaliningrad Oblast Russia

The Curonian Spit whose southern portion lies within Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia and to the north within southwest of Lithuania is prominent for pine forests and shifting sand dunes. It is actually one of the most amazing beaches on the Baltic Sea.


2. The Silver Sands, Scotland

The Silver Sands Beach in Edinburgh Scotland

Located in Edinburgh, It has among the world’s best views to the Islands of Inchcolm and Inchmickery not forgetting its eminent monastery. This beach is, in fact, ideal if you like watching birds as you can see cormorants, red-breasted mergansers, curlews and oystercatchers which are always feeding on the grass behind the beach.


3. Haukland Sands, Norway

Haukland Beach, Norway

Haukland Sands is undoubtedly one of the best beaches for its silvery scimitar shape. The beach which is located in the town of Leknes, Norway has won several awards for Norway’s best beach. It’s renowned for its glinting in the sunlight that never quite dies beneath the horizon, backed by the green top-hat-esque backdrop of the Lofoten Islands. Thus, Haukland Sands has not stolen its reputation as one of the most amazing beaches ever around the world.

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4. Gerakas, Greece

Gerakas beach Greece

The warm Gerakas beach is ideal for kids and sea turtles. It is located in Zakynthos town in Greece. It is well known for its warm clean waters and the spectacular shallow rolling dunes.

5. Sandwood Bay, Scotland

Sandy Sandwood Bay Scotland

The sandy Sandwood Bay is four miles from the nearest surfaced road. It is actually located in Sutherland on the far North West of Scotland. You cannot hesitate to come back once you experience its private turquoise sandbars and soft pink sand. It’s in fact very challenging to get to the beach as you will be forced to leave your vehicle at Baltimore and walk to the beach with the use of a map. Believe it or not, once you get there, the dramatic and unspoiled beauty coupled with a mystical feel will make you realize that it was worth the long.


6. Banana Beach, Greece

Banana beach Skiathos Greece

Last and not least in our list of the 6 amazing beaches you will want to sip a Cocktail on is the curved and yellow little Banana beach which is found in Skiathos, Greece is also famous for its natural shade and as one of the oldest naturist beaches in Europe. The Europe continent is well known for its spectacular beaches dotting the coastline. Almost all beaches are renowned for their clean sandy beaches, azure waters and recreational activities.