10 of Florida’s Beaches in Trip Advisor’s Top 25.
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When it comes to beaches, Florida has it going on. The Sunshine State racked up an impressive 10 beaches among the country’s top 25 in TripAdvisor’s 2019 Traveler’s Choice awards, with 7 Florida beaches among the top 10. Coming in at number 1 in the country was Clearwater Beach in Clearwater, Florida. Among TripAdvisor users who rated Clearwater Beach, a whopping 93 percent said it was “very good” or “excellent.” Commenters lauded Clearwater Beach’s cleanliness, soft white sand and clear shallow waters. Other Florida sands among the top 10 were Panama City Beach, Saint Pete Beach, Pensacola Beach, Siesta Beach, St. Augustine Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach. Traveler’s Choice Awards are determined by the quantity and quality of travelers’ reviews and their ratings on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period.
This article originally appeared in the July/August 2019 edition of AAA World.