Seven Mile Beach has made a splash in the US media by being included in a list of top beaches by Local 10 South Florida (Miami, Ft. Lauderdale).
Under the title ‘Best Beaches for Underwater Adventures’, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman is listed as the first of two destinations in this category, with Playa Sol Beach, Cozumel, Mexico also mentioned.
The travel section of the website Local10.com, says that four of the best dive sites for beginners are in Grand Cayman, at Devil’s Grotto, Eden Rocks, the Wreck of the Cali and Stingray City.
It also mentions that the Atlantis Submarine is an added bonus if people want to see underwater life without getting wet.
The site divides beaches into 10 categories and lists two destinations under each. These are:
Budget Friendly Beach: Golden Zone, Mazatlan, Mexico; Bavaro Beach, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
Great Family Beaches: Paradise Beach, Paradise Island, the Bahamas; Pompano Beach, Florida.
Beaches Famous for Nightlife: South Beach, Miami; Condesa Beach, Acapulco, Mexico.
Beaches in the Lap of Luxury: Palm Beach, Florida; Wailea Beach, Maui, Hawaii.
Best Beaches for Surfers: Waikiki Beach, Oahu, Hawaii; Coronado Beach, San Diego.
Best Beaches for Solitude and Relaxation: Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya, Mexico; Ixtapa Island, Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
Best Resort Beaches: Negril Beach, Negril, Jamaica; Playa Dorado, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.
Best Beaches for Watersports: Cancun Beach, Cancun, Mexico; Isla Verde Beach, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Best Beaches for Fishing and Whale Watching: Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos, Mexico; Nuevo Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.