Sammy Nickalls
June 26, 2016 7:00 am

The weather may be getting warmer, and the days are getting longer, but if you’re cooped up in a cubicle, the summer can just feel even more stressful. Whether you’ve got a vacation coming up or just need to get through the week, sometimes all you need is a reminder that somewhere, in this great wide world, there are beautiful, relaxing beaches calling your name.

Here are 13 beautiful beach GIFs that will help you take a big, deep breath when you’re stressed out.

1. This shot from the sky.

2. These two cuties bonding in the sand.

3. These baby waves lapping the shore.

4. This sunset that makes the waves gently sparkle.

5. And this ball of flame disappearing behind the cloudy horizon.

6. These happy toes wiggling in the soft surf.

7. This turquoise wonderland.

8. This inviting beach bonfire.

9. These gorgeous blue waves.

10. This woman who captures that mysteriously powerful feeling of standing alone on the shore.

11. This perfect boat perched on the worn beach rocks.

12. These little waves, electrified by the sun.

13. And these turquoise beauties, waiting for you to come join them in your next ocean swim.