11 Amazing Beaches to Add to Your Bucket List ASAP
If you’re looking to add some seriously swoon-worthy destinations to your bucket list, you’ll want to bookmark our list of beautiful waterfronts—black sand beaches, pink sand beaches, and other destinations you may never have heard of before.
Maybe you haven’t heard of Lac Rose in Senegal, but this African country’s gorgeous lake is bright pink and worthy of a bucket list inclusion at the very least. It’s less than an hour drive away from Senegal’s capital and offers a pink sand beach like no other thanks to an extremely high salt content—similar to that of the Dead Sea—and special bacteria that thrives on salt. The bacteria absorb sunlight and give off a bright reddish pink hue, which in turn colors the lake. “The water has the perfect living conditions for a micro-algae that give the lake its pink hue,” explains Clemens Sehi, a travel writer for TravellersArchive.com. Next, take a look at the best family friendly beaches you need to bring your kids to next summer.