Summer, vacations, travel, beach towns and the ocean. These are some of my favorite things in life. Unfortunately, I have not been to a beach or ocean area in over 20 years, but I still have the memories of those that I have visited.

This summer is out for a return to the beach and the cool towns that border these beaches, but maybe next summer will bring the promise of a better summer.

Until then, here are some of the beach and ocean communities I have visited and really enjoyed the times I spent there.

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