Your Favorite Beach is …

January 10, 2014 | By | Comments (2)

We chose 20 beaches from the United States and the Caribbean and asked you to vote on your favorite stretch of shore. Known for its pristine coast and wild hoofprints in the sand, the winner is …

1. Carova Beach, Corolla, in North Carolina’s Outer Banks!


Photo: Courtesy of Currituck County Department of Travel and Tourism

Here are the rest of the beautiful, wish-we-were-there, top ten:

2. Pink Sands Beach, Harbour Island, Bahamas

Photo: Peter Adams/Getty Images

Photo: Peter Adams/Getty Images

3. Bowman’s Beach, Sanibel Island, Florida


Photo: Jason Titzer / Getty Images

4. Coronado Beach, San Diego, California


Photo: Gregor Inkret / Getty Images

5. Captiva Beach, Captiva Island, Florida

Photo: Darrell Gulin/Corbis

Photo: Darrell Gulin/Corbis

6. Smathers Beach, Key West, Florida

Photo: Laura Davick

Photo: Laura Davick

7. Kaanapali Beach, Maui, Hawaii

Photo: Courtesy of Kaanapali Beach Hotel

Photo: Courtesy of Kaanapali Beach Hotel

8. Pawleys Island, South Carolina


Photo: brt COMM / Alamy

9. Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan

Photo: Brook Slezak

Photo: Brook Slezak

10. Eagle Beach, Aruba


Photo: Holger Leue / Getty Images


  1. bruce lorenz

    I certainly agree about Carova Beach! It’s awesome!

    March 27, 2014 at 10:26 am
  2. Alexander Kroll

    Great idea, thanks very much!
    How about having another election on beaches in the rest of the world – including Europe, Portugal, the Algarve, because that is where my favorite beach is situated…

    May 15, 2014 at 8:41 am

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