Yep, Cape Town’s award-winning beauty is making headlines again. This time, a famous beach has been voted the 9th best in the world!
This beautiful beach was voted 9th best in the world…
Recently, the Mother City has been accumulating quite a few awards and recognitions, and now it can add having the 9th best beach in the world to their collection! Big 7 Travel, a global travel site, recently released their annual “50 Best Beaches in the World” rankings using aggregated stores from previous media results, official Blue Flag beach locations and contributions from their editorial team.
The results placed Cape Town’s picturesque Boulders Beach in the 9th spot, an acheivement the Mother City can be proud of! Boulders is, of course, known for its undeniably endearing tuxedo-clad residents – the famous African Penguin, a reason for which tons of tourists flock to the area year-long. With calm, turquoise waters and a soft, sandy beach, it’s no wonder why this particuar spot made the list.
Beachgoers have the unique opportunity to swim and relax alongside the adorable penguins – now where else can one do that!
Who made the list?
So, which were the top beaches that beat out Boulders for top spots? Here are the top ten beaches, worldwide, that made the list:
- Playa Conchal – Costa Rica
- Turquoise Bay – Exmouth, Australia
- Grace Bay – Turks and Caicos
- Siesta Beach – Florida, United States
- Punta Mosquito – Holbox, Mexico
- Secret Lagoon – El Nido, Palawan, Philippines
- San Fruttuoso – Italy
- Pedn Vounder – Cornwall, England
- Boulders Beach – South Africa
- Reynisfjara Beach – Vík í Mýrdal, Iceland