St Tropez is well-known for being luxurious, sophisticated and elegant, and its beaches follow the same style. Based on the southern coast of France, many the beaches face onto the hot seas of the Mediterranean. Several of the most famous beaches in the area include, Plage de la Briande, Quartier de la Ponche and La Bouillabaisse, all which offer you space, pure waters and sandy beaches. There are a selection of beach clubs along the coastline, allowing you to experience the genuine St Tropez luxury lifestyle. Durdle Door, Cornwall, UK Durdle Door is part of the famous Jurassic Coast; the immense limestone archway plunges down to the coastline. Sheltered coves, cliff top paths and refreshing waters make this beach ideal for fantastic walks and fantastic photo opportunities. Durdle Door is truly iconic of British beaches, showing you one of the most gorgeous places in the whole country. St Lucia When suggesting the best beaches, the Caribbean is the very first place you think of. St Lucia features some of the best exotic beaches found on earth. White sands, aqua green seas and clear blue skies. The beaches on the western side face the calm waters of the Caribbean Sea, perfect for swimming and water sports, compared to the eastern side fronts the more turbulent Atlantic Ocean. Beaches include Jalousie beach, Grande Anse and Reduit beach. South Africa South Africa offers year-round beaches, they are not just a haven for sun-worshipers and surfers, but are perfect for hikes along the dramatic coastline. Beaches include; East London, which is great for swimming with a thriving culture and sand dunes. Clifton, which is known as Cape's 'millionaire's row', a favourite with film stars and international models. Hemsby, Norfolk, UK This two mile stretch of coast-line near Winteron-on-Sea is on the edge of the Norfolk Broads. The beach is included in an area of outstanding natural beauty with flat, sandy beaches excellent for long walks and kite flying. Turkey by far the most popular beaches stretch along the shores of the Aegean and Mediterranean seas, with a blend of pebble beaches, rocky coves and sandy shores. Alanya beach is beautiful and more than 20 km in length. Bodrum is between two seas offering stunning views over both the Aegean and Mediterranean seas. Turkey's ancient culture gives the beaches history and beauty. Tenerife, Spain Tenerife is an island of volcanic origin providing a mixture of sandy and pebble beaches. Surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea and enriched with Spanish culture, the beaches provide a wide range of activities for everyone to enjoy, including water sports. Barbados The west coast of the island has the name 'platinum coast' renowned for golden sands and crystal clear warm waters. Chose from a selection of beaches including, Brandons, Batts Rock and Heywoods. Beaches all around the island are perfect for relaxing and swimming amongst the coral wildlife. Traditional Caribbean food huts can be found on most beaches allowing you to enjoy delicious seas food with a twist. Shell beach, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset This completely unspoilt beach is preserved by the National Trust, providing tranquility and privacy. Only a short ferry ride from Poole Harbour, Shell beach offer isolation and a huge expanse of sandy dunes. It is the ideal place for a short break or day trip.