12 Most Overcrowded Beaches In The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

07/29/2010 08:16 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

During the summer, a day at the beach can be the ultimate getaway. In the midst of a heatwave, however, it can turn into a real-life version of Where's Waldo? from hell. We've compiled a list of the most notoriously overcrowded beaches so you know exactly where NOT to go the next time summer heat strikes.

The 12 Most Overcrowded Beaches