5. Any visit to the beach is made complete by swimming in an attached beach pool! 

6. Beaches at ‘golden hour’ provide the most PERFECT location for a sneaky photo shoot. 

7. Doesn’t matter where you go near the beach, you can always go further! 

8. Remember to bring a denim jacket to the beach for instant photo shoot realness. 

AAALSO, you know Sarah’s on our Feb cover, BUT so is Connor Franta and Lauren Curtis! ALL THE YOUTUBE ROYALTY! PLUS you can score a FREE 100mL bottle of Katy Perry‘s Mad Potion –deets here!