Clearwater Beach Named Winner in 2016 TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Awards for Beaches

February 18, 2016

New York, New York – February 18, 2016 – Clearwater Beach today announced it has been recognized as a winner in the 2016 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Beaches, ranking first place out of 25 beaches in the United States and 20th place out of 25 beaches worldwide. For the fourth year, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top beaches based on the quantity and quality of reviews gathered over a 12-month period.

“We know travelers around the globe love sun and sand vacations, so we’ve tapped the TripAdvisor community to help us identify the world’s best beaches,” said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “The 2016 Travelers’ Choice Beaches award-winners will inspire many to book their next getaway, knowing that these beautiful spots are the very best from the TripAdvisor global community!”

To see TripAdvisor traveler reviews and opinions of Clearwater Beach go to http://www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Beaches

For all of the 2016 Travelers’ Choice award-winning Beaches, go to www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Beaches.

Travelers can also follow the conversation on Twitter at #travelerschoice.

 

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About Clearwater
Clearwater is an ideal destination for travelers of all ages and interests, occupying prime real estate along Florida’s stunning Gulf Coast. As a top, year round location for both leisure and business, Clearwater boasts an endless supply of sun, warm weather, great dining and shopping, along with extensive outdoor activities both on land and at sea. Clearwater Beach is consistently ranked among America’s most beautiful and the city is also home to a wide variety of sporting and music events, including Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training and the annual Clearwater Jazz Holiday.

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