in Shetland were voted the best across the islands, with St Ninians Isle, Sands of Breckon, Tresta, West Voe and West Sandwick achieving the nationally acclaimed accolade.
Boracay and Palawan have been named time and again among having the best beaches
in Asia by varied travel agents and travel companies in the past.
The other beaches
on the top 10 are: Kelingking Beach in Nusa Penida, Bali, Indonesia; Nai Harn Beach in Rawai, Phuket, Thailand, Agonda Beach in Agonda, Goa, India; Bentota Beach in Bentota, Southern Province, Sri Lanka; PhraNang Cave Beach in Ao Nang, Krabi Province, Thailand; Varca Beach in Varca, Goa, India; Karon Beach in Karon, Phuket, Thailand and Ngapali Beach in Ngapali, Rakhine State, Myanmar.
continue to get the recognition they deserve from global travellers who visit and love them year after year, and for that we should be very proud."
The number one spot in the UK has been named as Bournemouth Beach in Dorset which was also ranked as the sixth bestrated in Europe and 20th in the world - ranking above beaches
in Australia and the Seychelles.
Apart from the Hidden Beach, seven other Philippine beaches
were also cited by the Flight Network as the top beaches
The publication ranked 400 of the world's top beaches
with the help of 1,000 of the industry's leading travel professionals.This comes at a time when security and cleanliness have been improved at the popular Jomo Kenyatta Beach thronged by hundreds of visitors.
Following glowing travel reports from CNN and Trip Advisor, Canvas Holidays included Nissi Beach in the world`s top 15 beaches
, the Municipality adds.
According to Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration's test results, it is safe to swim at all the eight beaches
where water samples had been collected because all the samples met the government benchmark for swimmer safety.
The Cyprus beach is only one of four beaches
in Europe in the top 25, the most popular one being Bournemouth in the UK ranked 7th.
The other beaches
on the top 10 list, in order, are:
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