There are an infinite number of beaches around the world, everyone wants to find out what the best beaches are. This time we’ve put together a list of 16 of the most bizarre beaches around the world. From the glass beaches in California to bizarre green beaches in French Guiana..
Enjoy our list of not so average beaches..
1. Unique Glass Beach in California
Image credits: digggs | Glass Beach is a beach in MacKerricher State Park near Fort Bragg, California that is abundant in sea glass created from years of dumping garbage into an area of coastline near the northern part of the town.
2. Hidden beach in Marieta, Mexico
3. Maldives Beach That Looks Like Starry Night Sky
4. The Beach of the Cathedrals, Ribadeo, Spain
Image credits: imgur.com | Stunning cathedral-like arches on this beach were formed by the pounding waves..
5. Pink Sand Beach, Bahamas
6. Touch the planes at Maho Beach, Saint Martin
7. Jokulsarlon, Iceland
8. The Moeraki Boulders (Dragon Eggs) In Koekohe Beach, New Zealand
Image credits: Gerald Guerubin, Farkul J, arikairflight.blogspot.com | The Moeraki Boulders are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of Koekohe Beach on the wave-cut Otago coast of New Zealand between Moeraki and Hampden. They occur scattered either as isolated or clusters of boulders within a stretch of beach where they have been protected in a scientific reserve
9. Green Sand In Kourou, French Guiana
Image credits: Arria Belli
10. Papakōlea Green Sand Beach, Hawaii
Image credits: paradisepin.com, Mark Ritter | One of only four green sand beaches in the world, the others being Talofofo Beach, Guam, Punta Cormorant on Floreana Island in the Galapagos Islands, and Hornindalsvatnet, Norway. It gets its distinctive coloring from the mineral olivine, found in the enclosing cinder cone.
11. Giants Causeway Beach, Ireland
12. Punaluu Black Sand Beach, Hawaii
13. Red Sand Beach, Rabida, Galapagos
Image credits: Robert Peternel | The red color of the ground on Rabida Island is due to the oxidization of lava but some others say that it’s because of dead corals
14. Shell Beach, Shark Bay, Australia
Image credits: australiascoralcoast.com | Shell Beach is located 45 kilometres south-east of Denham in the Shark Bay World Heritage Area. This beautiful snow-white beach is made up of millions of tiny shells up to 10 metres deep and stretching for over 120 kilometres
15. Pfeiffer Purple Sand Beach, California
Image credits: Tom Grubbe, dfmead, irene joy | Sand derives its color from minerals that compose it, which vary from place to place. Quartz, often clear or translucent, is commonly the dominant ingredient, lending sand its generally light color. Pfeiffer Beach’s purple color comes from manganese garnet deposits found in the surrounding…
16. Cave Beach in Algarve, Portugal
Image credits: Bruno Carlos | Idyllic wild beach hidden in a sea cave.. looks like the perfect escape?
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