Beach Holidays in Europe
It's the playground of the rich and famous, but away from the glitz of its best-known stretch of sand are more low-key delights, writes Anthony Peregrine
Mary Lussiana finds a quiet, unspoilt stretch of sand at odds with the rest of the Algarve.
Candy sands, disappearing waves, transformed trolls - if life's a beach, these are its strangest days.
Large, nude bronze survivors from the 5th-century BC draw Lee Langley to the oldest city on Italy's Calabrian coast.
Rabbit Beach in Sicily, Italy, has been named the best beach in the world by travel website TripAdvisor, based on reviews and rankings from millions of users.
Croatia is striving to attract more of the world’s growing army of 'nakationers' to its nudist resorts like Kandarola.
Tripologist My daughters have organised a week's holiday near Avignon in the last week of June. Following that week we would like to find a holiday cottage near the beach.
Michael Gebicki We've visited Greece and some of its islands and have loved the lifestyle so much we're thinking of living there for a year.