Category: Beaches

Our 10 Favorite Swimming Beaches Along Australia’s Eastern Coastline

Australia is a vast continent, and there’s an incredible number of beaches all along its coastline. Fine, perfectly sandy, pretty beaches. Unspoilt bays with all the shades of azure and turquoise. The kind you see on postcards, and then you instantly imagine yourself jumping in for a swim. Well, you better exercise some caution before…
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Marinha Beach, The Queen Of Algarve

Included in several kind of top beach lists around the world, Marinha Beach (Praia da Marinha in Portuguese) truly deserves its fame. Wonderful rock formations, soft sand, crystal clear water, magical colors. The next question about award-winning beaches like Marinha is whether they are destroyed by their own fame. We were happy to see it’s…
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Where Dreams Come True: Whitsunday Island

It looks like that though we travel to more and more places we were dreaming about, it doesn’t make that dream list shorter but longer. As we see more of the world, our dreams grow bigger. One of these big dreams was visiting the Whitsundays. All we knew about it was that it looks unrealistically…
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Hiking At Point Reyes National Seashore, California

We’ve already shared tons of our favorite hikes with you from all the different parts of California. But there’s one park we’ve never talked about, in spite of it being one of our favorites. It’s not a national park, not even a state park or preserve. It’s called Point Reyes National Seashore. And it offers…
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The Wild Western Coastline Of Portugal

While sunny and colorful Southern Algarve stole our hearts with unique rock formations and the most beautiful beaches we’ve seen, the Western coastline of Portugal has a different kind of irresistible charm. Though it’s sunny but also chilly and windy. It’s not really for swimmers but for surfers. And facing perfectly west it rewards with…
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Amazing Coastal Hikes In Portugal

We’re obsessed with the ocean. Though we’ve only lived one year out of our 28 near the ocean but we know we’ll end up there finally…. In a cottage or on a sailing boat. Who knows. But the ocean is calling and we must go. So do we. Each year we return to the ocean…
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Best Beaches In Algarve, Portugal

We’ve visited Portugal for the first time in our lives this September and we’ve spent most of our time in Algarve. It’s the southernmost region of Portugal and it has breathtakingly beautiful beaches! Golden sand, crystal clear, emerald green bays, orange, yellow and red limestone formations, caves and arches along the coastline make these beaches…
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Zadar, We Can’t Help But Love You

As we travel to more and more places we realize both similarities and differences that surprise us. And we also realize all the different reasons that can make us fall for a place. Like there are those kind of cities that are fully packed with world famous sights, large museums, enormous castles and cathedrals where…
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Our First Taste Of Central Dalmatia: Split & Makarska

Dalmatia is one of the four historical regions of Croatia and our favorite! It’s the narrowest of the regions and it includes the Dinaric Alps mountain ranges and the Southern Adriatic coastline. Mediterranean climate, bare white mountains along the coast, magically blue Adriatic Sea, wonderful old towns, pretty islands, vibrant harbours and beach towns, Dalmatian…
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