As summer gets closer, time to consider what beaches are really worth a visit. How about the best beaches in the USA? We have discussed the best beaches in North Carolina, but all of the US, wow! I am sure there are some that you would expect like beaches in Hawaii and California. But, guess what state also made the list? You got that right, North Carolina!

Travel and Leisure share their 25 best beaches in the USA and North Carolina and South Carolina made the list. From soft, white sand to great blue water these beaches are a must-visit this summer. Add these U.S. beaches to your summer travel bucket list. Some far, some closer to home it’s going to be a great time. Check out the 25 best beaches in the US with this Travel and Leisure list.