The 10 Best Beaches in Florida
3. Anna Maria Island
Why go? A favorite retreat for Florida natives, Anna Maria Island offers the same powdery, white sand and gentle waves as Clearwater Beach without the crowds. While hotels are available on Anna Maria Island, Family Traveller recommends making like the Floridians and renting one of the many vacation homes that are available.
Top tip: For a sweet treat, visit 2 Scoops Ice Cream located across from the City Pier. Offering 32 delicious flavours it is a must-visit place that both locals and tourists love.
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