Top 10 Islands in the World: Cook Islands

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Top 10 Islands World Cook Islands | It’s the last of 10 recommendations in our mini series “Top 10 Islands in the World”. If you’ve ever dreamed of being a castaway in the South Pacific, the Cook Islands might be just right for you. Strung between French Polynesia and Samoa but with strong ties to

Top 10 Islands in the World: Seychelles

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Top 10 Islands World Seychelles | Pristine and picture-perfect, the Seychelles are really worth traveling for. Some 1000 km east of Kenya, this relatively unspoiled archipelago of just 115 coral and granite islands feature tropical jungles, beautiful coral reefs and palm-lined powdery white sandy beaches. Some are flanked by giant dark granite boulders. Almost half

Top 10 Islands in the World: Palawan

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Top 10 Islands World Palawan, Philippines | It is the Philippine’s answer to paradise – simply stunning and not yet overwhelmed by tourists. Only downturn: the province of Palawan is also known for kidnappings and even terror threats. Topping all that scary stuff, Nickelodeon plans to build a theme park in Coron. Such mass tourist

Top 10 Islands in the World: Fiji

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Top 10 Islands World Fiji | The friendly country of Fiji is every beach bum’s idea of heaven. One of Australia’s favorite tropical escapes, Fiji ticks all the paradise island boxes. Powdery white sand beaches, clear turquoise waters, teeming coral reefs, perfect weather … that’s all you need. Truly relaxed Fijian people welcome visitors with

Top 10 Islands in the World: Bora Bora

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Top 10 islands world Bora Bora, French Polynesia | Shaped like a giant sombrero, the volcanic island of Bora Bora stars in countless South Pacific fantasies. The focal point and best asset of this tropical beauty is its ravishing lagoon in technicolor turquoise. Fish, turtles, sharks, and rays swim in clear waters, and tiny islets

Top 10 Islands in the World: Cebu

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Top 10 Islands in the World: Cebu – paradise on a budget | The most densely populated island in the Philippines, Cebu is famous for its beaches on the mainland as well as across many of the surrounding islands. Not as wild as Phuket in Thailand, not as high-end as Fiji or Seychelles, Cebu is