13 Feb The Top 10 Islands Of The World
If you are planning your next vacation and are looking for something relaxing with the opportunity for some sightseeing and a little adventure then you may want to consider an island get-away.
Palawan offers many sites to visit. If you enjoy the beach, Palawan offers some of the most beautiful white, sandy beaches across the Philippine islands. It is a great place to try your hand at cliff diving or exploring underwater caves. Palawan also offers tours for those who may be interested in a little more structured vacation with knowledgeable tour guides.
Located on the northern side of the Greek isles, Paros has many iconic white buildings inset with blue accented doors and shutters as a backdrop for the beautiful blue ocean and beaches. The stone churches and cobblestone walkways add to the historic authenticity of the island and make for an enjoyable vacation for anyone who visits.
Milos is part of the Greek isles which boasts some of the most unique and beautiful beaches you will find in Greece. The slower pace of the island and large, white beaches make Milos a great place to go for a relaxing trip. If you are feeling adventurous, several of the beaches have cliffs and caves you can explore.
Sri Lanka has an amazing variety of activities available with a little bit of everything you may be looking for. The beaches are always fun to visit, there are hiking opportunities further inland through jungles full of fascinating vegetation, ancient temples to explore and an abundance of shopping and nightlife available in the towns.
Koh Lanta, Thailand
Ko Landa is an oft overlooked hidden gem located in Thailand. In addition to beaches and jungles, Koh Lanta offers a wonderful opportunity to become immersed in the local culture of the island. It is a great place to relax and experience the food, shops and people that make up the Thai culture.
Just off the coast of South Africa, Mauritius is one of the smaller islands on this list. Mauritius largest attraction is the seven colored earths; sand dunes made up with hues of red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple, and yellow. The colors in the dunes are in distinct swirls that make a beautiful palate which is a must see for anyone visiting Mauritius.
Anguilla has some of the most iconic white beaches and turquoise water that you will find across the world. Take this opportunity to stay in a cottage out on the ocean and wake up to crystal clear waters and blue skies for a relaxing get-away.
In addition to it’s beaches, there are several places you may want to check out in Langkawi. There are many museums, cable cars, cafes and the chance to visit bird refuges in addition to close up interaction with local wildlife.
Sicily may perhaps be best known for it’s rich historical ruins and Italian cuisine. Sicily also encompasses Europe’s largest volcano, Mount Etna.
As most islands, Sicily also lays claim to clear waters and beautiful beaches to relax by as well as biking tours of the island.
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Perhaps one of the most well known tourist destination spots, the Galapagos Islands has long been a prime vacation destination. The Galapagos is an ideal place for diving, snorkeling, surfing and hiking opportunities largely due to the clear waters and the islands lack of natural predators.