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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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