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7 Relaxing Beaches To Unwind In Your 50s

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Who doesn't like beaches? Here are some of the best beaches to revitalize yourselves in your 50s as recommended by Holiday IQ reviewers.

1. Kochi (Cochin) ; For its Chinese fishing nets

Kochi (Cochin) ; For its Chinese fishing nets
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Ramit Batra says, “The place where you'll find traditional Kerala performances and folklore; Greenix Village is a quaint theatre and performance showcase venue in the heart of Fort Kochi. From Chinese fishing nets, it's a small walk to the village. It is very popular for Kathakali, Mohiniattam, and Kalaripayyatam - martial art demonstrations.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Rajanikanth BS says, “Chinese fishing Nets (cheena vala in Malayalam) which are used in coastal Southern China, can be found in India in Fort Kochi. These huge fixed installations for fishing have become a major tourist attraction for the people who come to Cochin. ” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Vicferns shares, “Ancient fishing tactics at Chinese fishing Nets let fishermen show you how to catch fish mechanically right here in Cochin beaches.” Read Full Review 

2. Calangute ; For its high tides

Calangute ; For its high tides
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq says, “Famous for watersports and fishing, Baga Beach is a popular beach and tourist destination in North Goa situated about 6 Km away from Candolim. Baga is located at the north end of the adjacent beach stretch that starts from Sinquerim, Candolim, leads to Calangute and then to Baga.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Ruchika Yadav says, “The beach contains rows of shacks and fishing boats, and at high tide the beach is narrow. The beach is named after the Baga Creek, which empties into the Arabian Sea at the north end of the beach. Baga Beach is also famous for parasailing, water sports (banana ride) and dolphin cruises. November and December are the best time to visit here and have fun.” Read Full Review

3. Arambol ; For its beach shakes

Arambol ; For its beach shakes
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq adds, “Here hills are used for paragliding. A holy cross on top of a knoll seems to be a demarcation. This beach is very peaceful and as we know that the beach is not a place to work, just to read, write or to think and rejuvenate your body.  The beach shakes will fulfill your requirements of food and beverage.” Read Full Review 

4. Kollam (Quilon) ; Where the lake and the sea meets

Kollam (Quilon) ; Where the lake and the sea meets
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Jaison Netto shares, “A beautiful harbor !! Neendakara is a famous fishing harbor in Kollam district of Kerala, India. One of the very beautiful places in Kollam especially during the golden hours. You can see the Ashtamudi Lake joining the sea from here. Neendakara Bridge is the bridge connecting Neendakara and Sakthikulangara and you can get the amazing view of the harbor along with the sea from the bridge. During early morning and evening, the harbor will much be crowded as boats will reach by this time with fishes and there will be a lot of resellers who sell in small quantity. It is one of the major source of fish food in Kerala.” Read Full Review

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5. Kozhikode (Calicut) ; For its estuary

Kozhikode (Calicut) ; For its estuary
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Joji Joseph says, “A beautiful beach with a lot of historical importance Beypore Beach is vast and clean. It is worth visiting to spend evening times here. Beypore which was once a port city where ships from foreign countries used to come for trading and also the shipbuilding yard of South India. The beach is situated at the end of Chaliyar River and a beautiful Marina, fishing harbor and Kadalundi estuary are the attractions nearby. Evenings are moderately crowded and kids can indulge in a lot of activities here. ” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Sooraj Joseph shares, “A good beach for walking. The beach has got good pathways to explore the beach from one end to the other side. Best timings are from 5-7pm in the evening.” Read Full Review

6. Varca ; For its fresh seafood

Varca ; For its fresh seafood
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq adds, “A beautiful beach of south Goa popular for fresh seafood. It is situated at the south of Colva, 24 Km from Margao, with its backdrop of hills and a pretty fishing village of Betul nestling near the Sal River. The Leela Beach Resort is located here and Bamboo House Goa Hotel situated on Betul beach.  a restaurant named The Blue Whale is considered to have very tasty cuisine and, offers customers a great selection of fresh seafood dishes. So it is very popular among the visitors who like to have the tasty seafood. The most delicious and large mussels on the whole coast are cooked here” Read Full Review 

7. Kovalam ; For one of the finest beaches

Kovalam ; For one of the finest beaches
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Vikash Agarwal says, “Kovalam beach is one of the finest beaches in India. It is an ideal place to spend your leisure time peacefully “. Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Mandar Karandikar says, “The beach is clean and the evening walk around the beach is amusing. The people around are well mannered and helpful. No language problem as such was noticed. Can be visited with family.Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Joji Joseph says, “The country fishing boats, fishermen weaving their nets, the waves lashing to the seawall and rocks are awesome.  Walking through the rocks and cliffs was adventurous and risky at Samudra beach. But I loved this beach because it was not very crowded.Read Full Review

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