Oh, the lure of the shore! We've all dreamed of moving to a slice of paradise where the weather's fine, the wind fresh, and the sands prime for strolling. But taking the plunge can be daunting, so we've compiled a list of some of the best coastal spots in North America. There's something for everyone here, from peaceful and protected to rollicking and rambunctious. Let us know which ones pique your interest (visit our message boards). Until you make your coastal fantasy a reality, we wish you pleasant dreams.