TripAdvisor Top 25 Beach Destinations
By Nick Tomecek
"Known for its 27 miles of sugar-white sand beaches, brilliant emerald-green waters and 320 days of sunshine annually, Panama City Beach has become a beloved destination for families, couples and friends," Visit Panama City Beach said in a press release.
Visit Panama City Beach is the official destination marketing organization for Panama City Beach.
“We are thrilled to be named one of the top emerging destinations in the world by travelers,” said Visit Panama City Beach President and CEO Dan Rowe.
“This honor, especially following such a difficult year in the tourism industry, is a testament to our community, its scenic beauty and our un-paralleled visitor experience embodied in the brand of Real.Fun.Beach.”
Panama City Beach beat out such other beach destinations as Armacao dos Buzios, Brazil, and Mazatlan, Mexico.
Top 25 Emerging Destinations, according to TripAdvisor
Panama City Beach, Floria
Armacao dos Buzios, Brazil
St. Ives, United Kingdom
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Jeju Island, South Korea
Elba Island, Province of Livorno
Maastricht, The Netherlands
La Rochelle, France
Malé, capital of the Maldives
Mar del Plata, Argentina
Dunedin, New Zealand