What is your favorite Florida beach, Why?

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  1. Kurant82 profile image61
    Kurant82posted 12 years ago

    I am looking for anyones favorite beach in Florida to give me ideas of places in Florida i should visit I have not yet been to.

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      marymaloneposted 12 years agoin reply to this
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      beccaboo329posted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Sand Key Beach
      Anna Maria Island

      Sand Key is right near Clearwater Beach, but is much less populated than Clearwater. You get the best of both worlds: the fun atmosphere and shopping areas of Clearwater Beach in walking distance from Sand Key, but also the relaxing, private beach area as well. smile

      Anna Maria Island is beautiful and somewhat undiscovered. It stretches out so far that it leaves lots of room for you to spread out and give you that private beach feeling.

      1. Castlepaloma profile image76
        Castlepalomaposted 12 years agoin reply to this

        Naples s/w

        1. cobrien profile image62
          cobrienposted 12 years agoin reply to this


    3. cobrien profile image62
      cobrienposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Have you seen Naples yet?

    4. Miss Paula profile image39
      Miss Paulaposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I like clear water my self,the gulf side of Florida  is so much nicer.

      1. rebekahELLE profile image86
        rebekahELLEposted 12 years agoin reply to this

        yes, I think so, numerous Gulf Beaches always top Best Beaches list. The sand is so white and soft, the water is much more clear.
        The sunsets are amazing.

  2. cobrien profile image62
    cobrienposted 12 years ago

    I've been all over Florida and prefer Naples and Bonita Beach. The sunsets are beautiful and white sugar sand accelerates tanning. I've seen dolphins perform on Bonita Beach. The popular public beaches offer showers and restrooms. Some offer concessions. A few have playgrounds and boat rental.
    For some hip entertainment on the beach, try Ft. Myers Beach. You can catch a trolley from Bonita. Take any little ones to Tigertail Beach on Beautiful Marco Island. Naples is a beautiful town; Think of the beauty of some of Miami. Naples is expensive between Halloween and Easter, but then the prices for motels and such drop in half. I don't think the Florida summer heat and sun will bother you.

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    thedietviewposted 12 years ago

    i loved miami beach in florida was really beautiful even on a cold day smile

    hope u like my pic  smile


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      thedietviewposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      it was taken on 21 dec 2010

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    ryankettposted 12 years ago

    Daytona Beach, because it's the only one that I've been to!

  5. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 12 years ago

    Anna Maria Island - clear turquoise water, white powder sand

    St. Joe Beach - clear water, white sand, no undertow, no crowds

    Amelia Island - great fishing and atmosphere

  6. Bellamie profile image61
    Bellamieposted 12 years ago

    Cocoa Beach is great for family vacation.  The water's great and there's shopping closeby.

  7. Flightkeeper profile image68
    Flightkeeperposted 12 years ago

    I've liked South Beach only because of the combination of night life on the shore was so great. There's so many great beaches in Florida, it would be hard for me to pic just one.

  8. livewithrichard profile image75
    livewithrichardposted 12 years ago

    Panama City Beach and the jetties are a great place to snorkel. I loved going there when I lived in the south.

  9. rebekahELLE profile image86
    rebekahELLEposted 12 years ago

    my very favorite is Caladesi Island off the Dunedin causeway.

    other favorites are all on the Gulf coast;
    Honeymoon Island- off the same Dunedin causeway, gorgeous
    Sand Key Beach- beautiful white sands, secluded
    Passe a Grille- great beach community with amazing sunsets
    Indian Rock Beach- amazing sunsets
    Clearwater Beach is full of fun, white powder sand and clear water.
    Siesta Key- fun, beautiful, tropical

    snorkeling in the Keys is an amazing experience. don't forget sunscreen!

  10. readytoescape profile image61
    readytoescapeposted 12 years ago

    Sanibel & Captiva Islands near Fort Meyers and St. Armand’s Key near Sarasota

  11. scubadoggy profile image71
    scubadoggyposted 12 years ago

    Probably Destin up in the panhandle, because it's the clearest water in all of Florida!  You can stand in chest deep water and see your toes, you can't do that anywhere else...

  12. Journey * profile image80
    Journey *posted 12 years ago

    I loved South Beach. It was awesome.

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    ShortStoryposted 12 years ago

    Well, there was this one girl when I was in college who...oh, you said "beach." Sorry.

  14. scubadoggy profile image71
    scubadoggyposted 12 years ago

    My favorite beach in Florida is proabably Fort De Soto Park, near St. Petersburg, because it's not as well known and it's also been voted the number one beach before by Dr. Beach...

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    whitelewisposted 12 years ago

    Hey Guys, I have visited so many beaches in Florida. But I love Daytona Beach. What is your opinion on this. I think Daytona Beach is the lovely beach in Florida.

  16. dearabbysmom profile image69
    dearabbysmomposted 12 years ago

    Sanibel/Captiva island. The "one way in and out" causeway keeps a lot of tourists from making the trip, because traffic can be bad. These islands have not allowed as much condo construction, and are more a throw-back to a kinder, gentler day.

  17. qwark profile image60
    qwarkposted 12 years ago

    Depends on what'cha like to do.

    I lifeguarded 3 yrs on Ft.Laud Bch.

    Loaded with ladies and night life and the beach is 4 miles of sand and palm trees.

    The diving is great from one end of the beach to the other.

    Fishin' is great offshore and it's only 190 miles to Key West.

    Bookoo beaches all the way down the Keys.

    Ya can catch a cruise ship outa Port Everglades and cruise the Bahamas.

    Bimini and Nassau are fun and the beaches are fantastic.

    Surfin' is good just a few miles N in the Boca Raton area

    I'll stick with Ft. Lauderdale.


  18. jorja kick profile image66
    jorja kickposted 12 years ago

    I love jacksonville beach!!!! So many places to eat and it is clean and beautiful


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