ST. PETE BEACH – According to a poll of Mashable.com readers, St. Petersburg (St. Pete Beach) has been named the best U.S. beach destination for a summer vacation.
The website used information from TripAdvisor’s top user-reviewed destinations and Priceline’s most-searched summer destinations to make up its list.
St. Petersburg won out over Destin, Kailua, Hawaii; Santa Monica, California; Assateague Island, Virginia; La Jolla, California; Beaufort, South Carolina; Ocean City, Maryland; Ogunquit, Maine; and Provincetown, Massachusetts.
In addition to enjoying an abundance of sunshine, the website suggested visitors also check out the Dali Museum and Jannus Live while here.
It also mentioned Walt’z Fish Shak, Hurricane Seafood Restaurant and Crabby Bill’s among the top seafood restaurants.