French Riviera's Best Beaches: 5 Med Escapes -   Plage de Pampelonne, St-Tropez    St-Tropez's public image was forged and burnished on this 9km stretch of white sand. A galaxy of stars have bronzed their busts and butts to perfection on this beach, and the mega-wealthy and -famous continue reserving places in the exclusive beach clubs. Certain stretches are reserved for nudists. Gays and families also have their own designated areas.    Photo Caption: Pampelonne Beach of St-Tropez, France.

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French Riviera's Best Beaches: 5 Med Escapes -   Plage de St-Aygulf, Fréjus    Just outside of Fréjus, St-Aygulf beach is encircled by rocks inside the nature preserve Les Etangs de Villepey, which affords a lovely view over the Fréjus bay and protects both fresh- and saltwater lagoons. More than 217 species of birds live here. The most exciting time to visit is spring, when pink flamingoes and gray herons fly overhead while you soak up the sun.

French Riviera's Best Beaches: 5 Med Escapes - Plage de St-Aygulf, Fréjus Just outside of Fréjus, St-Aygulf beach is encircled by rocks inside the nature preserve Les Etangs de Villepey, which affords a lovely view over the Fréjus bay and protects both fresh- and saltwater lagoons. More than 217 species of birds live here. The most exciting time to visit is spring, when pink flamingoes and gray herons fly overhead while you soak up the sun.

French Riviera's Best Beaches: 5 Med Escapes -   Ile de Porquerolles, Hyères    A short boat crossing from the Hyères peninsula leads you to an island of pine trees, vineyards, walking and cycling trails, and several small, sandy beaches. Rent a bicycle and choose a destination: the silvery sands of the Plage d'Argent; Plage de la Courtade, ideally situated by Fort Ste-Agathe; or beautiful Plage Notre Dame, the island's biggest beach, bordered by pines and furnished with a seasonal…

Hyères is a town in the French department of the Var in Cote d'Azur, south eastern France. The best beaches near Hyeres are on Porquerolles island and

French Riviera's Best Beaches: 5 Med Escapes -   Plage de Rondinaram, South of Porto-Vecchio, Corsica    The horseshoe-shaped Rondinara beach -- with its fine, white sand; clear, shallow turquoise water; and resident cows in the off season (tourists chase them away in the summer months) -- is one of Corsica's most beautiful bays. It has a desert island-like quality to it; bathing here in spring or autumn can make you feel as though you've found your own slice of paradise.

Plage de Rondinaram, South of Porto-Vecchio, Corsica - French Rivieras Best Beaches: 5 Med Escapes Slideshow at Frommers.

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