The most beautiful islands, paradisiacal corners
1. Bora Bora, Society Islands
It is one of the Society Islands, which are part of French Polynesia. The original name used to be spelled Pora Pora (“first born”), although it is called May you pora“created by the gods”. A fairly apt name to describe this destination.
What is most surprising about Bora Bora is its small size, as it barely reaches 30 square kilometers. That’s why, It’s amazing that so much beauty can be found in such a small space..
The mountainous island, of volcanic origin, is surrounded by a lagoon of blue and green waters which, in turn, is protected by a “wall” of reefs and coral islets. Without a doubt, a wonder of nature that is worth visiting.
2. Koh Tao, Thailand
It is not only one of the most beautiful islands in Thailand. In addition, it is one of the most fun and magical places in Southeast Asia and it is the cradle of diving in the country.
On this island, it is possible to get a PADI or SSI certificate, as there are numerous diving schools. They offer courses of about 3 days of traditional diving or apnea that promise to be fun and educational. In addition, you will obtain your official diving certificate.
3. Nosy Be, Madagascar
Though it is the most popular beach destination in all of Madagascar, does not enjoy much fame worldwide. In addition to the unbeatable climate (it is sunny all year round), Nosy Be is a paradise for water activities.
But, if you get tired of so much sea, you can go inland and observe the vanilla, cocoa and ylang-ylang. You can not miss the Lokobe Nature Reservein whose forests you will find black lemurs, in danger of extinction, and many other native species.
4. Bali, Indonesia
On this island, the mixture of temples, exotic palaces and impressive natural landscapes stands out. This is one of the reasons that has made Bali the most famous destination in Indonesia to go on vacation.
If what you are interested in is enjoying the sunsets and the sea quietly, we recommend heading to the east of the island. There you will find hotel complexes and places to dive. You will also be able to admire the coral gardens of all colors and the marine biodiversity of the waters that surround Bali.
5. Palau Islands, in the western Pacific Ocean
The Republic of Palau is a group of islands located in the western Pacific Ocean. Although they are not very famous, they are the holiday refuge of personalities such as James CameronDirector of titanica.
on these islands you will be able to carry out unique activities: swim in a lagoon where millions of harmless jellyfish live, discover remains of planes and ships from the Second World War or dive in the Blue Corner, the best dive in the world.
6. Galapagos, Ecuador
the galapagos are famous for their many endemic species. This Ecuadorian archipelago is home to numerous native species of sea turtles, dolphins, sharks, whales, iguanas, lizards, owls, pelicans, etc.
Also, here it was where Charles Darwin carried out many of his studies, that allowed him to establish his theory of evolution by natural selection.
7. Seychelles, a republic northeast of Madagascar
These islands, aside from their pristine coastlines and dreamy sands, stands out for the diversity of cultures that coexist in it. Most of the inhabitants of Mahé, where the capital is located, are of French Creole descent. But many families of Indian, Malay or African lineage also live there.
As a consequence, in the Seychelles you will find a wide range of gastronomic offersinfluenced by the different origins of its inhabitants.
8. Fiji, in the Pacific Ocean
Many couples choose Fiji for their honeymoon. And it is not surprising, since offers relaxation, lots of sun and dream beaches. It is much more than one of the most beautiful islands in the world, it is a true tropical paradise.
“There has always been an adventure just around the corner and the world is still full of corners.”
-Roy Chapman Andrews-
9. Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
If you are lucky enough to visit this paradise island, make sure you go to Princess Alexandra National Park. There you can admire the iguanas and give them something to eat.
It also highlights the Grace Bay, bathed by crystal clear waters, where you can easily spot dolphins. And of course, Little Water Cay, where you will meet more iguanas.
10. Easter Island, Chile
The main attraction of this Chilean island are the moai, monolithic statues found only here. There are more than 900 moai scattered throughout the island.
As you may have observed, the world is full of amazing places and true wonders of nature. These islands are an example, some of the most beautiful islands scattered around the planet and that offer you an unforgettable experience.