TripAdvisor Names Best Beaches of 2012

Turks & Caicos
Kara Hummel

The results of TripAdvisor's 2012 Travelers' Choice Beach Destinations awards were just announced and ISLANDS favorites claimed 9 of the top 20 spots. First place went to Turks & Caicos 's Providenciales, whose "exceptional diving and beautiful beaches" were recently featured in an article. Award winners were determined based on millions of reviews on the TripAdvisor Web site.

Did your favorite Islands beach make the list?

TripAdvisor's Top Island Beaches (in order of ranking):