|Unique beach vacation spots |
|1. Fernando de Noronha, Brazil: |
Fernando de Noronha is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site in Brazil. This archipelago was discovered by Amerigo Vespucci in 1503 and was inhabited by Dutch, French and Portuguese in the past. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fernando de Noronha boasts of pristine beaches and a National Marine Park. To preserve the ecological balance of the island, only a limited number of tourists are permitted at a time on these beaches, which often rank on the list of the top 5 beaches of Brazil. Fernando de Noronha is the ideal destination for those looking to enjoy walks by the beach and cutting off from the busy city life for a while.