Ahhh, Caribbean beaches. We’re guessing soft white sand, pristine water, and swaying palm trees come to mind? There are those, yes. But there’s way more variety to consider: beaches with jet black sand and pounding surf; others with pink sand and a calm sea. Beaches with reefs that are perfect for snorkeling; beaches where clothing is optional. While choosing just one best beach for every island is like being asked to choose a favorite kid (we love them all!), we know you won’t be disappointed with the beaches that made the cut.