In this May 22, 2012 photo, a woman and child walk the Coronado Beach as a huge vessel sails out to sea in Coronado, Calif. The Coronado Beach has been named America's best beach. Coronado Beach tops ... more 
In this May 22, 2012 photo, a woman and child walk the Coronado Beach as a huge vessel sails out to sea in Coronado, Calif. The Coronado Beach has been named America's best beach. Coronado Beach tops the 2012 list of Top 10 Beaches produced annually by coastal expert Stephen P. Leatherman, also known as "Dr. Beach," director of Florida International University's Laboratory for Coastal Research. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Lenny Ignelzi
Fri, May 25, 2012 7:07 AM EDT