Travel Channel's Best Beach Awards 2013
Check out the full list of 2013 nominees.
This year the winners were determined entirely by you. After 9,439 votes, Travel Channel viewers named these beaches the best of the best. Check out the full list of 2013 winners and nominees below.
Haad Rin Beach, Koh Phangan, Thailand
South Beach, Miami, Florida (Winner)
Paradise Island, Bahamas
Outer Banks, North Carolina
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Little Palm Island, Florida
Matira Beach, Bora Bora, Tahiti (Winner)
St. Tropez, France
Mantangi Island, Fiji
Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Winner)
Nikki Beach Bar, South Beach, Miami
Tropicana Beach Bar, Mykonos, Greece
Seacrets, Ocean City, Maryland
Wreck Diving in Brioni Islands, Croatia
Snorkeling in Hanauma Bay, Oahu (Winner)
Surfing in Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Mustique, St. Vincent and the Grenadines (Winner)
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