In the early 1990s, the Mexican Government began testing their own bombs on a group of islands, called Marieta Islands. The said islands are located only a few miles off Mexico’s coast. But instead of leaving a mark of devastation, those bombings had created something spectacular. A place far from the scenery of war and chaos.

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The Marieta Islands in Puerto Vallarta are a group of small uninhabited islands only a few miles off the coast of Nayarit, Mexico. The Mexican’s bomb testing left something amazing behind.


It’s not a site of devastation but a breathtaking beach with crystal clear water and sandy beach.


This hidden beach is called Playa De Amor “Beach of Love.”


Now it’s a popular tourist attraction.


Visitors from around the world keep on coming just to enjoy the great scenery of the beach.


Though it is not easy to reach the hidden beach. visitors must swim through a small tunnel.


Or by rock climbing and then dropping from the top of the rock.


The Islands are Natural Reserve protected by the Mexican Government.


Visitors must have a permit to visit the Marieta Islands.


But once arrive, visitors can enjoy an amazing place like no other.


And the best part? Visitors have many opportunities to interact with the beautiful creatures, including humpback whales, dolphins and manta rays since the wildlife is relatively undisturbed on this place.


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It is very unusual that a place like the Playa De Amor is a result of massive destruction. It is a living proof that despite the negative things we do, mother nature still manages to give us something beautiful, something we can call paradise. Share this hidden gem with others.

Via: 77crazyrabbits