Twin Beaches of the Atlantic/Mediterranean and The West Indies

Twin beaches of Europe and the West Indies that can have you seeing double!

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Regardless of where you are in the world, if there is one place people flock to the most, especially during the hot summer months is undoubtedly to the beach. Travel agencies and airports are busy with millions of travellers bolting towards warm weather. Although, compared to their West Indian counterparts, the majority of Europeans are not lucky enough to enjoy the sun and sea 365 days a year. Yet many European beach enthusiasts and locals near the coast, are still able to enjoy all that the sun and surf has to offer. Especially during the summer, so it is of no surprise that millions stay on the continent, foregoing the costly flight to half-way around the world for the same scenic views.

The beauty and mysteries of many West Indian beaches are undisputed. However, there are many countries in Europe whose beaches appear to be identical twins to West Indian beaches, and are popularly enjoyed by millions of tourists and locals on the European continent. So if you live in or nearby these gorgeous European beaches, and you’re kicking yourself for not being able to travel to the West Indies, do not fear:  these twin beaches of the Atlantic/Mediterranean and the West Indies will surely make you do a double take. If you are from the West Indies, then you may be surprised that Europe has a lot to offer and even rival your own.

Here are 15 types of beaches across the Caribbean and Europe that are almost identical to each other.


Verdict:  Is there a clear winner in these beach-stole-my-look categories?


Have you been to any of these beaches on either side of the globe?


What other beaches have you visited that you think are similar to one another in the Caribbean and across Europe? 

 

 

 

Photo Credt: http://oddstuffmagazine.com/
Zakynthos, Greece
Credit - www.zakynthostravelguide.com

2. Beach Stole My Look! Red Rooves on a Peninsula Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Montenegro vs beaches of St. Maarten

Montenegro, St. Maarten
Credit - www.merlinandrebecca.blogspot.com; www.tug2.com

3. Beach Stole My look! Pink Sand Twin Beaches (I).

Beaches of Spain and Sardinia vs Beaches of Bonaire and Antigua

Spain, Sardinia, Bonaire, Antigua
Credit - POPSUGAR Smart Living via Pinterest; www.wesharebonaire.com ; www.miomyitaly.com; www.rentalescapes.com

4. Beach Stole My Look! Pink Sand Pink Beaches (II).

Beaches of Sardinia and Greece vs Beaches of the Bahamas

Bahamas, Sardinia, Greece
Credit - viralotomy.com ; Colourful Beach Sand of the World via Pinterest; www.wonderslist.com

5. Beach Stole my Look! Mountain Side Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Les Porquerolles vs Beaches of St. Kitts

Les Porquerolles, St.Kitts
Credit - www.ucpa-vacances.com; www.dtmag.com

6. Beach Stole My Look! Ombre Coloured Water Twin Beaches (I).

Beaches of Greece vs Beaches of St. Vincent

Greece, St.Vincent
Credit - www.express.co.uk; http://modelearthlandscapes.com

7. Beach Stole My Look! Rocky hillside Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Spain vs Beaches of Jamaica

Spain, Jamaica
Credit - http://www.supercoolbeaches.com; www.travelaroundjamaica.com

8. Beach Stole My Look! Ombre Coloured Water Twin Beaches (II).

Beaches of Greece vs Beaches of St. Vincent & The Grenadines

St.Vincent, Greece
Credit - www.mobissimo.com, www.dolphin-hellas.gr

9. Beach Stole My Look! Caves Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Italy vs Beaches of The British Virgin Islands (BVI)

Liguria, Italy, British Virgin Islands
Credit - Photography by Paolo Lazzarott ; Apulia, Italy photo credit Giulia Cimarosti ; www.fotothing.com

10. Beach Stole My Look! Rocks in Crystal Clear Water Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Croatia and Sardinia vs Beaches of The British Virgin Islands and Bermuda

British Virgin Islands, Bermuda, Croatia
Credit - www.modelearthlandscapes.com ;www.tropicalsnorkeling.com; www.supercoolbeaches.com

11. Beach Stole My Look! Giant Boulders in Crystal Clear Water Twin Beaches.

Beaches of The Canary Islands vs Beaches of The British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands, Canary Islands
Credit - www.modelearthlandscapes.com; www.wallpaperup.com

12. Beach Stole My Look! Crystal Clear Water Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Greece and Croatia vs Beaches of Antigua and Tobago

Greece, Tobago, Croatia, Antigua
Credit - www.sunny-greece.com, www.roshmarapartments.yolasite.com

13. Beach Stole My Look! Sand Banks Twin Beaches.

Beaches of the Canary Islands vs Beaches of Guadeloupe

 

 

Please note that although Guadeloupe is a part of France it is considered to be part of the West Indies in this article due to where the country is situated on the globe.

Canary Islands, Guadeloupe
Credit - Canary islands http://www.sportif.travel/regions/15/Canary_Islands ;Guadeloupe http://www.primeahotels.com/caribbean-holidays/west-indies-caribbean-1-13.html

14. Beach Stole My Look! Bay Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Greece and France vs The Beaches of Bahamas and Barbados

Bahamas, France, Barbados, Greece
Credit - www.tuchmanbeachesguide.com; www.worldsbestbeaches.net; lerablog.orgs

15. Beach Stole My Look! White Sand Peninsula Twin Beaches.

Beaches of Croatia and Spain vs Beaches of Cuba, Tobago and The Bahamas

Croatia, Bahamas, Tobago, Cuba
Credit - askbeach.com; pdqguides.com ;www.sportif.travel; www.locallysourcedcuba.com

16. Beach Stole My Look! Jetty Twin Beaches

Beach of Albania vs Beach of Antigua

Albania, Antigua
Credit - Flickr.com; https://vivisail.com
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