Everyone’s holiday dream will come true with the wonder of nature; however, these beautiful beaches may not be so innocent and peaceful. The beaches may seem as a postcard, they can turn your holiday dreams into a nightmare with cliffs, sharks, underwater marine life and piranhas. Here are The World’s Most Dangerous Beaches…
1. Burton Bradstock Beach
Burton Bradstock Beach is in England. It poses a serious risk of falling rocks from the hills running parallel to the coast.
2. Reunion Island
Reunion island is far 220 km from Mauritius. Surfers prefer here. But, in most of time we see the island on agenda with the shark attacks. In the last 5 years 20 shark attacks were recorded in the island.
3. Fraser Island
Fraser Island is located at southeast of Queensland. The island is also known with sharks and poisonous jellyfishes.
4. Gansbaai, South Africa
Gansbaai is hosting to more than 60 thousand seals. And, they are drew the attention of the sharks. So, the sharks threatens people who prefer to swim here.
5. Praia de Boa Viegem, Brazil
Praia de Boa Viegem is very popular beach in the city of Recife, Brazil. 50 shark attacks were recorded from 1992 until today.
6. Shenzen, China
Chinese people prefer mostly Shenzen Beach to cool in summer days. However, a large number of child drowning cases happens here. Children are especially in the range of 1-14 age.
7. North Australian Coast
Many poisonous jellyfish species are seen in North Australian coast, since the year 1883 they have caused at least 70 deaths.
8. Volusia, Florida
Volusia city is in the US state of Florida, it is also known for its beaches because, Volusia is home of sharks. Since 1882, in the region 267 shark attacks were recorded. That means Volusia alone has more shark attacks than the entire South Africa.
9. Chowpatty Beach, India
Chowpatty Beach in Mumbai city, has one of the world’s most polluted seas.
10. Copacabana, Brazil
The world-famous Copacabana, though witnesses to shark attacks, important threats consist of mostly theft and crime.
11. Bikini Atoll
Bikini atoll located in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Bikini Atoll is considered dangerous for two reasons: Nuclear radiation and sharks. Bikini Atoll is chosen as by far the most contaminated place in the world. As, USA had tried 20 nuclear weapons in the years 1946 to 1958 in Bikini Atoll.
12. Red Triangle, California
Red Trianle is located north of California’s beaches and, 11 percent of all the white shark attacks cases happen in Red Triangle, California.
13. Kilauea, Hawai
Kilauea is the biggest island of Hawaii. Also, it is very close to the most active volcanoes in the world. The volcanoes’ lava is flowing into the ocean since 1983. In addition, 102 shark attack occurred from 1828 until today in Hawaii.
14. Playa Zipolite
That place is known as “Zipolite”. Zipolite means in Nahuatl language that Coast of death. Because, it has experienced many cases of suffocation. Between 2007 and 2009 the area’s lifeguards rescued 180 people from drowning.
15. Amazon Beaches, Brazil
Amazon coasts host to electric snakes, piranhas and anaconda species. Therefore, Amazon coasts are one of the world’s most dangerous beaches.
16. Staithes, England
Staithes’ waters are the worst in water clean beyond providing European standards. It has the risk of the acute diarrhea, ecoli, typhoid, meningitis and hepatitis.
The World’s Most Dangerous Beaches