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These 5 Paradise Islands Will Take Your Breath Away

There are so many destinations to choose from if you’re looking to spend a summer getaway that you will never forget. To give you inspiration for your next trip, here are some of the most breathtaking paradise islands you need to get to in this lifetime.

#1 Palawan, Philippines

The Philippines’ “Last Frontier”, the province is composed mainly of unadulterated islands that hide majestic scenery and idyllic tropical charm. Today, tourism has yet to spread beyond the more popular isles of Coron, El Nido and Puerto Princesa. This sword shape region boasts coves, white sand beaches, lagoons and limestone cliffs among its crystal clear waters.


#2 Maui, Hawaii

It has some of the world’s best sun-soaked beaches, which are enough to make you drool and eager to travel to Maui. These include Kaanapali Beach, which is where you will find a nightly sunset cliff diving ceremony. Plus, it’s a surfer’s paradise, making it one of the best places to go if you are one who loves to ride the waves. Aside from that, it’s sweeping canvas of natural beauty will surely take your breath away.


#3 Santorini, Greece

The unique shape and location of Santorini is one reason that makes it a charmer. Although its laid-back atmosphere that’s characterized by its whitewashed houses is another factor, the main reason that makes Santorini a must-go-to paradise island is its breathtaking sunsets. When you get here though, surely will find more reasons to come back.


#4 Bali, Indonesia

It has a magical feel to it that makes it quite famous. Although mostly traditional, Bali admirably blends wondrous mountain scenery, lovely beaches and a vibrant culture. The island was awarded World’s Best Island in 2009 and Lonely Planet’s Best of Travel 2010.

#5 Sicily, Italy

The largest island in Italy, Sicily offers a dramatic impression that will surely have you mesmerized. The fact that it is separated from the continent by the Strait of Messina and surrounded by the Tyrrhenian and the Mediterranean Seas, it is one of the hidden gems of the country waiting to be discovered.

The world is such a wonderful place that hides treasures in the form of these astonishing islands. It’s just waiting for you to uncover them.


 Photos by: Mark MaxwellEric HossingerHector Garcia and Sue Salisbury

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