From walking, swimming and relaxing, to water sports, cliff-diving and coasteering, Britain's beaches are awash with things to do, And, as Great Britain is a collection of islands, you're never too far from one of these sandy havens.
We picked out a few of our favourite coastal shots from our Best of Great Britain group on Flickr that showcase just some of Britain's seaside gems.
Get lost in the views of the Pembrokeshire Coast
If you're a fan of expansive seascapes, then the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in Wales is definitely the place for you...
Go Fossil Hunting on the Jurassic Coast, Dorset
It's one of Britain's best places for fossil hunting, Dorset's Jurassic Coast is a gorgeous, natural World Heritage Site...
Feel inspired by the beauty of Durdle Door, Dorset
This natural rock formation is truly dazzling to behold, and even better, is protected as a World Heritage Site.
Feel 1000 years of history at Bamburgh Beach, Northumberland
Walk in the shadow of Bamburgh Castle, and imagine you've travelled back in time to the middle ages...
Watch the sunset from Mote of Mark in Dumfries
There's nothing like watching the sunset at a Scottish beach, surrounded by the wild beauty of the mountains.