Summer is up and cities across the globe have planted palm trees and trucked in tons of sand to urban riverfronts to create the feeling of a lazy day at the shore. Urban beaches are a hit and Momondo guides you to our favourites.
Written by David Rich
Raw, rainy and far from the ocean – Berlin is one of the least likely places to find a beach bar. Never the less the German capital has several along the river Spree where artificial palm trees are set up and sand from the city's construction sites or the Baltic coast is brought in by truck.