Bac Lava: At high tide a gentle beach allows you to swim out, never far from an area you can stand up in. The beach is a long strip of beauty surrounded by sand dunes and red squirrel forests, frequented by walkers.
A refreshing dip in a national trust site. Few others use the sea; I'm often joined by seals who keep their inquisitive distance", says Paul. There are no life-guards here.