NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Time Inc.’s (NYSE:TIME) COASTAL LIVING brand today announced its Best Places to Live list. The winners, featured on CoastalLiving.com, were selected by the brand’s editors, who worked with a panel of experts in lifestyle, travel, urban design and international living.
“I think we all dream of living at the beach,” said Steele Marcoux, Editor-in-Chief of the COASTAL LIVING brand. “And there are so many wonderful ways to live at the beach, from little shore towns to cosmopolitan coastal cities, from islands and communities to fantastic expat locations. We wanted to celebrate the variety of destinations on our list. I think there’s a perfect spot here for everyone!”
COASTAL LIVING list of Best Places to Live 2017:
|Fernandina Beach, FL|
|Grand Haven, MI|
|San Diego, CA|
|Santa Barbara, CA|
|St. Petersburg, FL|
|Alys Beach, FL|
|Daniel Island, SC|
|Kukui'ula, Kauai, HI|
|Palmetto Bluff, SC|
|Gasparilla Island, FL|
|Shelter Island, NY|
|Ambergris Caye, Belize|
|Harbour Island, Bahamas|
|Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico|
To select the 2017 Best Places to Live, COASTAL LIVING editors assembled a panel of experts who could speak to what defines a great place to live on the coast: quality of the destination; coastal lifestyle; urban and community design; and for international locations, elements of expat life, including ease of transition and real estate ownership. The panel reviewed nominees; travel and living experts at Time Inc.’s TRAVEL + LEISURE and MONEY provided additional insights. The final list of places was named based on those expert assessments and on editorial input. For additional details on the COASTAL LIVING list of Best Places to Live, including panelists and methodology, click here.
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