LIFE’S A BEACH
A FEW WHOLLY RANDOM FACTS
1. The world’s tallest sandcastle, built in 2015 on Virginia Key beach in Miami, was 13,97 metres. The 20-strong team worked for three weeks and used 1 800 tons of sand.
2. Promthep Cape, a popular viewing point overlooking Nai Harn beach in Phuket, has a shrine comprised of hundreds of carved and gold elephants of all shapes and sizes.
3. New Zealanders call flip-flops ‘jandals’.