06/26/2015 09:08 am ET Updated Jun 29, 2016

Top 10 Beaches for the Non-Beach Bum

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Who says a trip to the beach has to involve, well, lying on the beach? If the thought of staking out a spot on the sand and staying there for hours on end makes you crazy, there's no reason to forgo beach time altogether. There are many beaches that offer more than the chance to work on your tan (wearing sunscreen, of course). The travel experts at have taken on the enviable task of rounding up some of the best beaches around the world for people who just aren't beach bums.

Top 10 beaches for the non beach bum

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