Top 10 Family BeachesPublicized in: Tripadvisor
Publication Date: March 13, 2007
TripAdvisor, one of the largest travel websites, has released the results of their family beach survey, and Sanibel Island is named among the top 10 beaches for family vacations. TripAdvisor asked 400 travelers with children age 18 or younger, and found that almost 80% are planning for beach vacation with the kids in the next 6 months.
Beaches were rated according to various children s amenities, from sandcastle building contests to dolphin-watching, as well as things which make life easier for mom and dad, picnic tables, showers and bathrooms. In addition all of them have soft sand, without big waves, dangerous tides or freezing cold water!
The full top 10 is:
-Nags Head Beach, The Outer Banks, NC
-St. George Island State Park Beach, St. George Island, FL
-Glorietta Bay Beach, Coronado, CA
-Bowman s Beach, Sanibel Island, FL
-Hilton Head Island Beach, Hilton Head, SC
-Indiana Dunes State Park Beach, Michigan City, IN
-Bathtub Beach, Stuart, FL
-Stewart Beach, Galveston, TX
-Higbee Beach, Cape May, NJ
-Mayo Beach, Cape Cod, MA