Nina Dobrev announced she's leaving The Vampire Diaries  this week, though we still have to wait and see just how her character exits the series . Without the busy schedule of a hit TV show, we can imagine Nina might have some extra time on her hands to spend at her favorite place — the beach! Nina is no stranger to the bikini selfie, having posted multiple photos of herself in the sun on her various social media accounts. She has also been spotted on multiple occasions on the sand, usually accompanied by Julianne Hough, her best friend and string-swimsuit sister. Keep reading to see Nina's best bikini moments — and check out even more hot bikini snaps . Here's to fun times in the sun for Nina!
Nina Dobrev  showed off her yoga skills in a bikini during a trip to a lake in Summer 2013.
In May 2010, Nina wore a two-piece while visiting Turks and Caicos.
She made time for a beach yoga session in the Summer of 2013.
In Summer 2013, Nina did a cartwheel on the beach.
In Summer of 2013, the actress and her friends struck a pose by the ocean.
She hit up Miami in April 2013 in a floral two-piece.
Nina drank coconut juice in her bikini in Summer 2013.
She soaked up the sun in Miami in April 2013.
In Summer 2013, Nina posed with her friend in Thailand.
Nina played in the waves when she visited Miami in December 2009.
Nina slipped into a pink and black two-piece when she hit Saint-Tropez in June 2014.