Escape to Paradise! Travel & Leisure’s “World Best Awards 2012” results are in for the World’s Best Islands. They include the Top 10 Best Overall Islands, plus the Top 5 Islands of the Caribbean, Bermuda and the Bahamas; Hawaii; Europe; Asia; Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. Are any of these islands a favorite of yours? Or perhaps one of two you’d like to add to your Bucket List?
What better time to think about getting away from it all and escaping to paradise. Imagine sitting on a white sandy beach on a tropical island in the sun – sure sounds good to us! Find out which islands around the world topped Conde Nast Travelers 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards. Then visualize visiting one of them 🙂
When we’re in the mood for a taste of the Caribbean, we head over to Coconuts in downtown Palo Alto. Dining there and listening to reggae music makes us feel like we’re back in the Caribbean again!
FUN once-in-a-lifetime experience! Swimming with the Dolphins was one of the best experiences of our lives! It was on our Bucket List for years – so while vacationing in the Bahamas to celebrate a special anniversary, we decided to take the plunge. It turned out to be the highlight of our trip. If you have the chance to experience a “dolphin swim or encounter” – anywhere in the world – don’t pass it up. It’s well worth it and the memories will last you a lifetime.
Now is a great time to be thinking about getting away from it all on a tropical island in the sun. Can you guess which Islands around the world topped Conde Nast Travelers Readers’ Choice Awards?
Check out Travel & Leisure Magazine’s “World’s Best 2010 Awards” to see if your favorite islands made the list. The World’s Best Islands are rated on Activities, Beaches, Culture/Sites, Lodging, Restaurants and Scenery. Island categories include: – Top 10 Islands Overall – Top 5 Hawaiian Islands – Top 5 Caribbean/Atlantic Islands – Top 5 Islands in Europe – Top 5 Islands in Asia – Top 5 Islands in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific
Ready to escape to a Tropical Island? I know we are! Can’t think of a better vacation than lazing on a beautiful white sandy beach with warm aqua waters in a tropical setting. Pure bliss:) Some of our Favorite Islands include: British Virgin Islands (love Little Dix Bay in Virgin Gorda; our favorite beaches) St. John ( Beautiful white sandy beaches; Caneel Bay is a fun resort) Bermuda (pink sand beach and miles of white sandy beaches) Mykonos (fun beaches and nightlife) Santorini (volcanic black sand beach and deep blue waters) Spetses (explore the scenic island on a bike or …
The summer may be winding down, but it’s never too late to take a trip to the islands. Wish we were there now 🙂 What are your favorite islands? World’s Top 10 Overall Best Islands Top 5 Hawaiian Islands Top 5 Caribbean / Atlantic Islands Top 5 Islands in Europe Top 5 Islands in Asia Top 5 Islands in Australia, New Zealand & the South Pacific Copyright 2011 lovetoeatandtravel.com All Rights Reserved