“If there's a heaven for me, I'm sure it has a beach attached to it,” singer Jimmy Buffett commented after visiting one stretch of South Carolina coast last year.
Of course, the man who wrote “Margaritaville” has seen more than his share of gorgeous shores. A quick scroll through his Instagram feed shows just how often the seasoned musician manages to squeeze in a taste of heaven, whether on a surfboard, a seaplane, or the sand itself.
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For all of you who really want to be nibblin’ on sponge cake and watchin’ the sun bake, our expert editors blazed through a ton of travel guides to highlight 15 of the most awesome beaches in the country. They’re worth seeing this summer — specifically on Memorial Day Weekend, the unofficial start of the season.
Grab your swimsuits, towels, and tunes, because a three-day weekend that’s spent at the beach sure to be a heavenly getaway.