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The 40 most beautiful coastlines in the world

The Active Times Logo By Syjil Ashraf of The Active Times | Slide 1 of 41: There’s something about the ocean that’s truly breathtaking, which is why beach vacations are so popular among tourists. Throughout the world, you’ll find that some of the most colorful places and charming villages have been built along the coast, as if to complement an already gorgeous landscape.These spots in particular, though, offer picturesque cliffs or mountainous surroundings, amazing beaches and often stunningly clear blue waters and are world-renowned for their beauty.

Beautiful Coastlines Around the World Worth A Visit

There’s something about the ocean that’s truly breathtaking, which is why beach vacations are so popular among tourists. Throughout the world, you’ll find that some of the most colorful places and charming villages have been built along the coast, as if to complement an already gorgeous landscape.

These spots in particular, though, offer picturesque cliffs or mountainous surroundings, amazing beaches and often stunningly clear blue waters and are world-renowned for their beauty.

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