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A Day at the Beach With...

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 11th 2013 03:00 PM
A day at the beach...

What does your perfect beach day look like? Do you rent a vacation home for a relaxing family getaway or do you party all night on the boardwalk? Do you spend most of your day making sandcastles, catching waves or reapplying the SPF 30? Did you come home with too much sand in your shoes or are you itching to return and lay out your towel in the sun again?
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The 10 Most Adventure-Packed Beaches in the World

by MapQuest Discover. Posted Jun 5th 2013 09:03 AM
Bondi Beach barefoot running

With all due respect to the virtues of a trashy paperback and poolside cocktail service, warm-weather vacations are no longer just about sloth and frothy drinks. The best way to recharge your batteries is by burning them out on new adventures in a new place.
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Coney Island Nude Beach? New York Says No Thanks (VIDEO)

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 21st 2011 09:00 AM


The American Association for Nude Recreation is lobbying for the creation of a nude beach near Coney Island, but the city of New York - home to Eliot Spitzer, Anthony Wiener and (at least for now) Dominique Strauss Kahn - isn't quite ready to drop trow.
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Destin-Nation Honduras: Central American Travel on the Cheap

by Andrew Burmon. Posted Jun 9th 2011 07:30 AM
Destin-Nation Honduras: Central American Travel on the Cheap

Micah & Erin, flickr

Honduras is the in the middle of a massive tourism infrastructure build out, which makes now the time for budget travelers to take advantage of increasing accessibility and still low prices.
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Destin-Nation Italy: Best Beaches Along the Mediterranean's Boot

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jun 3rd 2011 07:45 AM
It may not be tropical, but Italy is surrounded by the temperate Mediterranean, making for beautiful beaches up and down its three coasts.
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