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Best American Beaches

Who says you need a passport in search of turquoise waters and pristine shores? The US lays claim to some of the best beaches in the world.

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Clearwater, FL

Blessed with tranquil Gulf breezes and true-to-its-namesake-crystal-clear waters, Clearwater’s status as one of America's best beaches has lured vacationers to the year-round beach town for over a century. Families and couples tend to avoid the heavily-developed and at-times-raucous neighbor St. Pete’s beach (if not the traffic) by crossing the soaring bridge to the slim-barrier island of Clearwater Beach.

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