(CNN) — Sandy stretches of flat beach are lovely, but they don’t have anything on the dramatic scenery of a beachside cliff.
Finding your way around these 20 beach spots is often difficult.
Instead of simply driving up or walking out of your beach house, with these, you’ll probably have to hike, climb or boat in, and in some cases, the water is not even recommended for swimming.
But in every case, your hard work is rewarded by the rare beauty where rock meets the ocean.
20 amazing cliffside beaches around the world
20 amazing cliffside beaches around the world x
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