What – no Salisbury beach?
TripAdvisor has announced the winners of its Travelers Choice awards for Beaches. In its second year, the awards recognize more than 322 beaches globally, including top lists for Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, South America, the South Pacific, and the U.S.
Travelers Choice Beaches Award-winners were determined based on the quality and quantity of traveler reviews and ratings for beaches on TripAdvisor gathered over a 12-month period.
Here’s are the lists:
Top 10 Beaches in the U.S.: 1. Lanikai Beach, Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii 2. Kaanapali Beach, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii 3. Siesta Key Public Beach, Siesta Key, Florida 4. Hanalei Beach, Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii 5. Wai’anapanapa State Park, Hana, Maui, Hawaii 6. Wailea Beach, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii 7. Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort, South Carolina 8. Manini’owali Beach (Kua Bay), Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii 9. Saint Pete Beach, Saint Pete Beach, Florida 10. Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
Top 10 Beaches in the World: 1. Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Noronha, Brazil 2. Grace Bay, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos 3. Flamenco Beach, Culebra, Puerto Rico 4. Rabbit Beach, Lampedusa, Italy 5. Whitehaven Beach, Whitsunday Island, Australia 6. Playa de ses Illetes, Formentera, Spain 7. Anse Lazio, Praslin Island, Seychelles 8. Lanikai Beach, Kailua, Hawaii 9. Rhossili Bay, Swansea, Wales 10. Playa Norte, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Go here for the complete list of winners from the 2014 Travelers’ Choice Beaches, as well as reviews and candid traveler photos.
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