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Top 5 beaches in the world

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Believe it or not, the first day of Spring is only one month away.

If you can't wait that long for much-needed relief from the bitter cold, consider escaping to one of the world's top beaches.

Trip Advisor recently released its Travelers' Choice awards for beaches.

The awards are based on the quality and quantity of traveler reviewers for the last year, according to CNN. Here are the top picks:

1. Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

2. Grace Bay, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

3. Rabbit Beach, Lampedusa, Italy

4. Playa Paraiso Beach, Cayo Largo, Cuba

5. Playa de Ses Illetes, Formentera, Spain

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