What is it about an island that invokes feelings of euphoria and seclusion? Perhaps it is the picturesque beaches, rolling waves with small pockets of wilderness. Whatever your reason for island travel, there are many destinations to capture your imagination. When you find an island that appeals to you just remember, the popular islands of the world have a special charm that keeps travelers dreaming and coming back for more.
The French Polynesia islands are located in the South Pacific roughly 3600 miles east of Australia. They are known for their spectacular views and beautiful beaches. The Polynesian Islands have a total area of 1,622 square miles, that is spread over 965,000 square miles. Among the five main island groups in the Polynesians, the Society Islands are perhaps the most popular. Some high profile destinations in the Societies are, Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora.
Bali is one of the 17,000 plus islands in the Indonesian group. Known for its varied landscape of mountains, coastlines and sandy beaches, this terrain provides a unique backdrop for its deeply spiritual & unique culture. This island continues to be a popular & beautiful destination, despite years of development. For the beach-lover, some popular destinations are Lovina and Kuta beach. Visitors to this part of the world will be exposed to the art, architecture and the local cuisine.
The sparkling waters beckons you and the breathtaking beauty renews you. Welcome to Hawaii. With its natural beauty, warm climate and pristine beaches, Hawaii will fascinate & intrigue you. Culturally, Hawaii has many influences from both Asia and North American. Hawaii has eight main islands; of the eight Kauai, Maui, Oahu and Hawaii are the most popular. Hawaii awaits you; come explore the islands and experience our culture.
With more than 300 islands, visitors are rarely disappointed. Fiji is an enchanting land of tropical rainforests, beaches and plantations, but it is so much more. It is also known for its diving, white sand beaches and beautiful natural environment, making it a popular place for the Eco-tourist. In addition, if you are interested in the culture, visit a village and explore the culture. When visiting Fiji is much more than a vacation, it is an experience.
Boracay is a popular destination in the Philippine Islands. This is one of the top Asian destinations and is attracting attention from the international travel community. With its high-end Resorts & Spas, Boracay was first place in the 2012 Travel & Leisure’s “Worlds Best Award.” Boracay can be reached by flight from Manila to Caticlan. When arriving in Caticlan, take a ten-minute ride via ferry.
Known for its intoxicating beauty and pristine beaches, St. Kitts & Nevis are some of the most seductive lesser-known places in the Caribbean Islands. With its selection of restaurants and hotels in Basseterre, St Kitts is the more outgoing of the pair. In addition St Kitts has its share of nice beaches too these include Frigate Bay, Turtle Beach and Banana Bay. Nevis is the lower-keyed of the two. The tranquility found there takes you back to a simpler time. This tranquil isle is truly one of the last remaining unspoilt places. If you desire a vacation with a little shopping and some solitude, remember St.Kitts-Nevis.