TripAdvisor has released their top 10 list of U.S. beaches and while a Florida beach has been placed as #1 yet again, Florida beaches made up over half of those on the top 10 list. Seven out of the 10 beaches on TripAdvisor's list are located in the sunny state of Florida.
For Floridians everywhere, this confirms what we already know: if you want to get the best beach experience with white sand, clear water, and beautiful views, come to Florida.
TripAdvisor's list couldn't have been released at a more perfect time. As people everywhere are trying to escape the winter, travelers were asked which beaches they would consider the best. This is how TripAdvisor's Top Ten is determined, by compiling the 2019 Travelers' Choice Award winners and making the ultimate beach list for the ultimate traveler.
#1 - Clearwater Beach
Located in Clearwater, FL, Clearwater Beach was named #1 by TripAdvisor again this year, based on its clean beach, great food and snacks, and white sand.
#3 - Panama City Beach
Panama City is many people's favorite vacation spot and its beach is a very popular destination. With great views, great fun, and warm weather, it's no surprise that Panama City Beach is #3 on this list.
#4 - Saint Pete Beach
Number 4 on the list, Saint Pete Beach is known for its proximity to the gulf coast. St. Pete Beach is the perfect beach to watch the sun rise and set while relaxing with a cool drink.
#5 - Pensacola Beach
In a city named after the beach its known for, of course, it had to be placed on this list. Pensacola Beach, FL is home of Pensacola Beach, home of beautiful, turquoise water and a large shoreline that can fit the masses without feeling too crowded.
#6 - Siesta Beach
Anyone who visits Siesta Beach in Siesta Key, FL will be amazed by the pretty sand, pristine water, and the gorgeous sunsets. Siesta Beach is the perfect, picturesque beach; be sure to wear your favorite swimsuit and bring your best camera to take advantage of the pretty views.
#8 - St. Augustine Beach
St. Augustine is the best of both worlds - it is both a historic city with a beautiful beach. Anyone, tourist or local, can tour the beautiful city of St. Augustine and then end their day at the St. Augustine Beach, watching the magnificent sunset.