Picture yourself resting atop the soft, sun-warmed sand with the waves sweeping you away from the stress of everyday life. The clear waters are inviting you in for a swim, and the bright yellow drink umbrella is keeping your cocktail nice and cool. We can tell you’re relaxed already.

It doesn’t get much better than kicking back on a sunny, sandy beach. The tricky part is deciding which one to hit. That’s why we’ve made list of the best beaches around the world. Hang ten in the Maldives or maybe stride into the sparkling Caribbean for a snorkel. Whichever beach bum you are, we’ve got a Riverdale Escape for you.

Get back to relaxing and let Riverdale Travel take over. We’ll help you sort through all the options to design your ideal beach escape. Plus we have the local contacts and knowledge you need to make the best decisions for you and your budget.

Caribbean Beach Destinations

Aruba, Caribbean
Bahamas, Caribbean
Barbados, Caribbean
Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, Caribbean
St. Kitts, St. Kitts and Nevis, Caribbean
St. Lucia, Caribbean
St Maarten-St Martin, Caribbean
Jamaica, Caribbean
Dominican Republic, Caribbean
U.S. Virgin Islands, Caribbean

Mexico Beach Destinations

Acapulco, Pacific Coast, Mexico
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Playa del Carmen, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Cancun, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Cozumel, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos, Baja California, Mexico
Manzanillo, Pacific Coast, Mexico
Tulum, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
San Jose del Cabo, Los Cabos, Baja California, Mexico

Brazil Beach Destinations
  • Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Greece Beach Destinations

Crete, Greece
Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece
Mykonos, Cyclades, Greece
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece

Spain Beach Destinations

Ibiza, Balearic Islands, Spain
Malaga, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia, Spain
Marbella, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia, Spain
Nerja, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia, Spain
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

Venezuela Beach Destinations

Margarita Island, Coastal Islands, Insular Region, Venezuela

South Africa Beach Destinations

Camps Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Kenya Beach Destinations

Lamu Island, Coast Province, Kenya
Malindi, Coast Province, Kenya

Indonesia Beach Destinations

Bali, Indonesia

Marocco Beach Destinations

Essaouira, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region, Morocco


Boracay, Aklan Province, Panay Island, Visayas, Philippines

Thailand Beach Destinations

Phuket, Thailand
Ko Samui, Surat Thani Province, Thailand

French Polynesia Beach Destinations

Bora Bora, Society Islands, French Polynesia
Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia

Australia Beach Destinations

Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Seychelles Beach Destinations


France Beach Destinations

Nice, French Riviera – Cote d’Azur, Provence, France

Maldives Beach Destinations


Chile Beach Destinations

Vina del Mar, Valparaiso Region, Chile

Egypt Beach Destinations

Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai, Red Sea and Sinai, Egypt

United States Beach Destinations

Kauai, Hawaii, United States
Maui, Hawaii, United States
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Saint Pete Beach, Florida, United States
San Diego, California, United States
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Central & South America Beach Destinations

Liberia & Guanacaste, Costa RIca
San Jose & Pacifica Coast, Costa Rica
Roatan, Honduras
Panama City, Panama
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Rio del Janeiro, Brazil
Lima, Peru