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Jersey Shore Season 4? Forget It, Check Out Europe's Real Jersey Shores

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Mar 25th 2011 12:00 PM
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Season 3 of the "Jersey Shore"concluded on Thursday night to much fan-fare. Next up? The GTL crew brings their overly-tanned, overly-coiffed selves to Italy for "Jersey Shore" season 4.

It may seem that the debauchery and shamelessness of Seaside Heights is an American original, but it's not. Beach towns around the world boast similar needs for tanned debauchery. Here are seven beaches around the world to get your "Jersey Shore" on.
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Best Beaches and Pools to Get Wet and Wild

by Chanize Thorpe. Posted Feb 18th 2011 06:00 PM
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Looking for something a little wilder than your normal beach vacation? Maybe it's time to add a splash of sexy to your usual lukewarm adventures. Like, say, at the hottest beach party scene in the Greek Isles. Or a topless pool in Las Vegas. We've picked our favorite beaches and pools perfect for shedding your inhibitions – and more. Just be sure to pack extra sunscreen.
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World's Sexiest Beaches

by Jordan Simon. Posted Mar 14th 2010 03:35 PM

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What is sexy? Well, when it comes to beaches, determining the sexiest in the world is a difficult, albeit stimulating, task. What we looked for was dramatic landscapes like mountainous lush landfalls formed by volcanic eruption, an accretion of crushed coral the color and consistency of confectioner's sugar, and surroundings carved by receding glaciers clawing the earth in their wake. The most obvious candidates augment their scenic natural beauty with sensuous clientele, sybaritic resorts, and sassy sultry nightlife. You've seen their (in)famous celeb scenes regularly depicted in People and InStyle.
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Most Popular Beaches, Then and Now

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 29th 2009 05:30 PM

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The promise of fun, sun, and surf has always held allure for Americans, and that is just as true today as it was in the era of your great-grandparents. Here, some of the most notorious beach resorts of the past century, and where you can still go today to capture some of the previous glory.
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