Research released by the website TripAdvisor, elected Sancho Bay – Fernando de Noronha, Brazil, as the best beach in the world.
The beach is situated in an island 200 miles away from the Northeast Coast of Brazil.
Sancho Bay leads a list that includes other 322 beaches from all over the world.
"This study has defined Brazil as the best destination in the world for those who want to enjoy a trip to the seaside. Sancho Bay was voted the best among more than 300 beaches in 42 countries. A deserved recognition," TripAdvisor’s marketing director, Barbara Messing said.
"Even if you can’t visit one of these stunning locations soon, just by looking at the photos you will be transported for a moment to these havens."
The ranking, is on its second year edition.
The positions are determined by analyzing the quality and quantity of a year's worth of TripAdvisor user reviews of beaches across the World.
Baia do Sancho moved up from a No. 4 ranking last year to the top of this edition.