10 amazing Islands to add to your bucket list!

An island escape is like no other holiday, from gorgeous Mediterranean peninsulas filled with culture, to idyllic castaway islands with luxurious villa accommodations in the Indian Ocean. We’ve rounded up our most beloved island holiday destinations around the world that’ll leave you in a state of wanderlust for your next getaway. Scroll down to discover the list!



Le Morne is a breathtaking area of Mauritius with dramatic mountains, specifically the Le Morne Mountain, which is a renowned part of the island. Popular for snorkeling and kite surfing, Le Morne is the perfect escape for families and couples. Where to stay? LUX* Le Morne

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Greek Islands

Santorini forever steals the hearts of honeymooners with its sublime sunsets that can be privately enjoyed from a luxurious white washed pool villa with panoramic ocean views. Where to stay? Grace Santorini

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Balearic Islands

Majorca is a favourite amongst the Balearic islands, and we can clearly see why, from the stunning beaches to sheltered coves, limestone mountains and Roman history. Foodies will also love Majorca’s relishing cuisine and locally grown wines.

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Families and couples flock to Antigua year after year for stunning beaches with vibrant coral reefs and amazing adventures such as the famous Shirley Heights, Devil’s Bridge and the Pillars of Hercules. Where to stay? Jumby Bay Antigua

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The Maldives needs no introduction, pristine beaches, sublime sunsets, warm turquoise waters, outstanding villa accommodations and exquisite dining experiences. If you’re looking for heaven on earth, you can find it in the Maldives! Where to stay? LUX* South Ari Atoll

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Sicily is a stunning peninsula at the bottom of Italy, with an abundance of culture, sweeping landscapes and hidden coves to discover. Adventure seekers can head to Nebrodi Adventure Park and families can make a splash in Etnaland Theme Park.

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Sainte Anne Island in the Seychelles homes an incredible National Park where hawksbill turtles and bottlenose dolphins call the island home. You’ll find plenty to do such as incredible water activities and hiking trails as well as a plethora of restaurants and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Where to stay? Sainte Anne Island

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St Lucia

As well as the renowned Gros Pitons, Jalousle is known for its incredible sunsets, plantations and dense jungles with waterfalls and hiking trails. Scattered with luxurious resorts nestled on the hillside, you’ll enjoy exquisite front row seats of the Piton Mountains from your private suite or villa. Where to stay? Ladera St Lucia Resort

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Ubud conjures up images of lush green rice paddies and tropical jungles. When in Bali, adventuring the outdoors is a big part of the holiday, with visiting volcanoes, white water rafting, visiting the Monkey Forest and Elephant Cave being on your top to-do list! Where to stay? Como Uma Ubud

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Koh Samui

Koh Samui is an idyllic gem with palm fringe beaches, lush rainforest, luxury spa resorts, captivating culture and an excellent nightlife scene. Be as adventurous as you desire in Koh Samui from activities including zip lining, diving and day trips to nearby islands. Where to stay? Anantara Bophut Resort & Spa

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