Unusual beaches

  1. The glass beach

    Location: Hanapepe, Kauai, Hawaii
    The glass beach in Kauai looks like a carpet made of millions of glass pieces. During the years, these pieces were thrown by the sea and unusual beach were created. Source: Wikipedia

  2. Sand beach far from the sea

    Location: Playa De Gulpiyuri, Llanes, Spain
    This beach is unusual with its location. It is so far from the sea that you actually cannot see it. The water comes from the Atlantic Ocean via underground channels. Source: Whenonearth.net

  3. The Cathedral beach

    Location: Playa de las Catedrales/Praia de Augas Santas, Ribadeo, Spain
    The name of this extraordinary beach comes from the magnificent geological formations that look like cathedrals. This beach is accessible only during low tide. Source: Atlasobscura.com

  4. The hidden beach

    Location: Playa de Amor, Marieta Island, Mexico
    This unique place actually was artificially built in the early 20th century from the Mexican government. It was formed because of blowing up the arch of the cave, and the purpose of creation was – bomb shelter. Despite intentions then, today is an enchanting place and causes great interest. Source: Whenonearth.net

  5. Whitehaven beach

    Location: Whitesunday Island, Australia
    This beach looks amazing from the sky. It won the award of CNN for the best eco-friendly beach in the world. The color of the sand is snow white and due to the large amount of silica, it does not retain heat, making it comfortable to walk barefoot on a hot day. Source: Wikipedia