1. New Smyrna Beach, Florida, United States
This beach is thought to be one of the most beautiful Florida beaches but you need to be careful here. There are tons of sharks in this area and there a report that states that out of 112 reported cases of shark attacks, 17 occurred here. This beach is the “Shark Attack Captial of the World,” according to the Guinness Book of World Records.
2. Shenzhen, China
This beach is constantly crowded because it’s a popular beach for tourists as well as locals. You don’t even have breathing space during peak seasons and there are numerous different accidents that happen because of the overcrowding that most often affects children.
3. Hanakapiai Beach, Hawaii, United States
This is one of the most beautiful beaches in Hawaii but this beach is too far out of the local rescue station, so rip currents can carry swimmers to open waters far before any type of rescue can be reached.
4. Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
There are almost no crocodiles here but there are plenty of other dangerous creatures roaming around. This place is infested with aggressive cassowaries, poisonous snakes, spiders, and jellyfish which often appear more during the rainy season that lasts from October to June.
5. Gansbaai Beach, South Africa
Great white sharks love it here, this is the most popular place for diving cells, where people can get super close to them without becoming their next meal. Traveling companies have to make their money, right?
6. Playa Zipolite, Mexico
The huge waves that can be found here have killed many people in the past, giving it the name “Beach of the Dead.” The number of deaths has decreased because a huge team of rescuers has started to patrol the beach.
7. Heard Island in the Indian Ocean
This may be part of Austrailia, but it is far away from the warmth of the Indian Ocean. These waters can risk hypothermia, but that doesn’t stop surfers and winter swimmers!
8. Maho Beach, Saint-Martin Island
This is a popular destination because it is only a few meters away from an airport. Only a little road and a fence separate the beach for the port and that gives people a huge thrill! There are multiple warning signs to stop people from getting close to the runway but the risk of a plane crash and the extremely loud plane noise don’t stop them from visiting the unique area.