World's 5 Most Beautiful Islands - as part of the travel series by GeoBeats.
Here are 5 of the world’s most beautiful islands.
Number 5 – The tropical Island of Bora Bora, in French Polynesia is widely known as the ‘romantic island’. Encompassed by a barrier reef and a lagoon, it is home to lush valleys, white sand beaches and turquoise waters.
Number 4 – Lord Howe Island located near Sydney is stunning and pristine. Named a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the island is regarded for natural beauty and has volcanic origins. Vacationers look forward to uncrowded beaches and golden sands.
Number 3 – You simply can’t go wrong with venturing to the Seychelles. The Indian Ocean island group features massive boulders mingling with jungle surroundings as a backdrop to emerald waters and white sands.
Number 2 – Nova Scotia’s jewel, Cape Breton is home to breathtaking highland cliff ocean views and centuries old villages. The serene area is perfect for golfing and kayaking.
Number 1- The Whitsunday Islands, situated near Queensland, Australia along the Great Barrier Reef is a dream destination. The secluded islands feature several resorts and exceptional marine life.