Named No. 14 on a list of the top 25 U.S. beaches in the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards this year, St. Augustine Beach is one of the most popular beach destinations in St. Johns County. Travelers’ Choice Beaches award-winners were determined based on the quality and quantity of traveler reviews and ratings for beaches gathered in the 12-month period following last year’s awards. Located on Anastasia Island, St. Augustine Beach has plenty of white sand for visitors to stroll on. The area includes the St. Johns County Pier, a playground, pavilion, fishing pier, volleyball courts, bait shops, restaurants and shopping. RV and cabin camping areas are located nearby. Vehicles are permitted on designated areas on the beach.