WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- Artist Young Jeezy once rapped "I need a VACATION", and I think that line probably resonated with even those who are anti-Jeezy himself.

If you can't take a vacation the next best thing is for you to look at this slideshow of 40 of The World's Most Beautiful Beaches, courtesy of Getty Images. Enjoy!

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