Breathtaking Island Photos That Will Make You Dream of Amazing Vacations
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Tahiti is the largest island in French Polynesia at 403 square miles. The island features black-sand beaches, lagoons, waterfalls, luxury resorts and two extinct volcanos.
Ko Phi Phi, Thailand
The Maldives is a tropical country in the Indian Ocean, known for its incredible beaches, stunning lagoons and extensive reefs, which make for great diving. The Maldives has over 1,000 coral islands!
Moorea, French Polynesia
Moorea is part of the French Polynesia Society Islands archipelago. This incredibly picturesque island has jagged volcanic mountains, hiking, beautiful beaches, and rainforests. It is one of the most romantic places on Earth.
Corfu is a beautiful island in Greece with a unique history, having been under French, British and Venetian rule before becoming part of Greece in 1964. The island has beautiful waters, luxury resorts, two Venetian fortresses and old medieval lanes.
Bora Bora is a surreal, majestic island in the South Pacific. With a turquoise lagoon, numerous over-water bungalows, various adventure activities and a beautiful coral reef, Bora Bora is an ultra-prime luxury vacation spot.
Maui is a diverse and fairly large island in Hawaii at 727 square miles. The island features gorgeous beaches, a national park, waterfalls, and the famous Hana Highway, a 64 mile stretch that that connects Kahului with the town of Hana.
Sardinia is a large island in Italy, and is the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. With more than 2000 kilometers of coastline, there is a lot to explore. The island is known for sandy beaches, numerous coves, incredible food, mountainous hiking, historic ruins, and sailing.
Santorini is a stunning magical island with jaw-dropping views from the caldera (old volcano’s rim). It is also one of the top places in the world for picturesque Cycladic architecture with white buildings, blue-domed churches, and cobblestone streets.
Bali is a large and diverse island in Indonesia, comprised of 2232 square miles. The island is known for its luxury resorts, coral reefs, beautiful beaches, nightlife and dramatic rice paddies.
The Whitsunday Islands are a group of 74 islands in Queensland, Australia, between Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef. Incredibly, most of the islands are not inhabited. Sailing, diving, kayaking and hiking are some of the popular activities on the islands and in the nearby reefs.
Lord Howe Island, Australia
Lord Howe Island is a relatively small island of less than 6 square miles in New South Wales, Australia is a UNESCO world heritage site due to significant nature. The island is home to sandy beaches, spectacular wildlife, subtropical forests and nearby dive sites.
Fiji is a country made up of 300 islands in the South Pacific. A popular tourism spot, Fiji is has numerous small, private islands, pristine water, and an abundance of luxurious places for relaxation.
Capri, a small island in the Bay of Naples, is known for its stunning landscape, its incredible food, its dramatic cove-studded coastline, its fashion and its sailing.
Mustique is a small private island of approximately two square miles that is part of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It is a celebrity and royalty hot spot, which has welcomed royal guests such as Prince William and Princess Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge.
An archipelago of approximately 100 islands in the Andaman Sea, Langkawi is features gorgeous beaches, a huge “sky bridge,”, numerous adventure activities and a lush rain forest.
Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. It has a rich history with numerous ruins. The island also has beautiful beaches, incredible food, an active volcano, and several cities.
Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Tortola is a stunning island in the British Virgin Islands that is known as being a hub for yachting and sailing. With white sand beaches and famous coves, the island is a tropical paradise. The island also has a national park that has trails with stunning views.
Palawan is a large island province in the Philippines. Its beautiful seascapes, hidden-gem status, abundance of wildlife and numerous spots for seaside relaxing make this one of the best islands in the world.