06/11/2019 05:45 EDT | Updated 06/19/2019 14:59 EDT

The Most Beautiful Beaches You've Never Heard Of, According To Travel Influencers

From Italy to Cuba, here's where to go if you're looking for a new favorite spot.

For many people, summertime means lazy days spent on the beach.

While there are plenty of beautiful beaches to chose from in America, why not go a bit far out and spend some (virtual) time at some lesser-known spots around the world?


The folks at Tiny Atlas Quarterly (if you don’t follow them on Instagram, do so at once) asked their community of travel influencers to share some of their favorite underrated beach spots, from the lakes of Finland to the archipelagos of Cuba. 

Here are 14 of their top choices.  

Reprinted with permission from My Tiny Atlas: Our World Through Your Eyes by Emily Nathan, copyright © 2019. Published by Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House.