by Ashley Ali
Sunglasses are a key accessory anytime you are planning a beach getaway. It’s fun shopping for just the right pair of shades when preparing for vacation. We thought it would be fun to write an editorial about the top beaches in the world and pair them with great sunglasses that one might wear while visiting! Here goes…
7) Matira Beach, Bora Bora, Tahiti
Clear turquoise waters and soft warm sand make this a popular relaxation destination. Located in the tropical south pacific, the temperature is around 80 degrees fahrenheit year round. Sunglasses worn here should have warm colors like this Ray-Ban flash orange mirror aviator.
6) Trunk Bay, St John, USVI
Crystal clear water and pristine white sand makes this beach one of the top beaches in the caribbean. Trunk Bay is a protected US Virgin Island National Park and the preserved coral reef offers spectacular underwater views. St. John has a very temperate climate and a large aviator pair of sunglasses will help protect your eyes from the constant sunshine.
5) 7 Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
The famed 7 mile beach on the west coast of Grand Cayman features coral sands and clear calm waters that are prime for snorkeling. The Cayman Islands are a British Territory so why not wear a pair of Burberry sunglasses while relaxing on this long a beautiful strip of sand.
4) Lanikai Beach, Oahu, Hawaii
Meaning “Heavenly Sea” in the Hawaiian language, Lanikai is a secluded beach hidden away on the island of Oahu. Gentle white waves over clear turquoise waters make this spectacular beach one of Hawaii’s best kept secrets. Consider wearing a cool colored frame like the flash green mirror 3025 aviator sunglasses from Ray-Ban.
3) Orient Bay, St. Martin/St. Maarten
Located on the French side of the island, Orient Bay features soft white sand, warm sunshine, and cool caribbean breeze. Home to a large community of naturalists, Orient Bay is one of the foremost swimsuit optional beaches. Wearing pair of sunglasses with dark lenses will help hide your wandering eyes when people watching.
2) Maldives, Republic of Maldives
Located in the Indian Ocean, the tiny island nation of Maldives is coveted for the ultra-luxurious tiki-style huts situated over crystal clear waters. Some say there is no place more romantic, making Maldives a highly desired Honeymoon destination. Best to bring two pairs of sunglasses!
1) Whitehaven Beach, Australia
Located on Whitsunday Island, Whitehaven Beach is a secluded beach landscape that offers incredible views of pristine white sand hills and sapphire waters. Whitehaven Beach is simply heaven on earth. We paired a light honey colored Ray-Ban wayfarer to compliment your style while walking over swirls of white sand on this amazing beach.