The 150 Islands of Vancouver...
In an area of about 8 square km, there exist no less than 150 small islands. The region is full of lush vegetation and animals, and serves as the perfect area for a camping trip or just traveling between the islands.
Socotra: Is This the Weirdest Island in the World?
Situated in the Indian Ocean 250 km from Somalia and 340 km from Yemen, Socotra Island (part of a group of four islands) was geographically isolated from mainland Africa for many eons. The island is about 3,650 square km and has a few smaller islands around it that are mostly uninhabited.
A New Island is Born - Incredible Footage!
We often hear that this or that island were made by a volcanic eruption but what are the chances of actually seeing such an event right now? The 20th of November was the birthday of a new island, created by a volcaing underwater eruption near teh shores of Japan, south of Tokyo.
Far, Far Above the Islands - Spectacular!
These incredible photographs show us the islands as they look from space. These were all taken by satellites orbiting thousands of kilometeres above the earth. Watch the beauty of earth's islands from above the atmosphere! Heron Island , Australia . Island of Hawaii , USA.
These Islands are the Stuff Dreams are Made From…
North Island - Seychelles Russian billionaire, politician and industrial tycoon, Mikhail Prokhorov bought this island for 35 million US dollars. The island has four beaches; East Beach, West Beach, Honeymoon Cove, and Dive Beach.
This Island Is Different. Why? It Has an Engine...
Orsos Island is a luxury floating island that has the ability to be moved and re-anchored. The completed launched product is expected to be completed early next year, in 2013. The estimated 4.6 million dollar island is over 20 meters wide (65+ ft) and more than 37 meters in length (121+ ft).
Why Is This Japanese Island Full of Rabbits?
The Japanese island of Okunoshima is inhabited almost exclusively by tame rabbits, and there are many legends and stories attempting to explain the origins of this very peculiar place.
The Galapagos Islands Are Truly a Marvel of Nature
The Galapagos Islands are an archipelago of volcanic islands that can be found on either side of the Equator in the Pacific Ocean, 926 km (500 nautical miles) west of continental Ecuador, of which they are a part. The islands have a national park and a biological marine reserve.
Lanzarote: A Hidden Treasure in the Lovely Canary Islands!
This island is located in the Spanish Archipelago of the Canary Islands . It is approximately 330 square miles in size and is the 3rd most populated island out of all the Canary Islands, with over 150,000 residents. The island lies in the Atlantic Ocean off the coasts of northern Africa.
Your Perfect Island Getaway - Beautiful!
Close to the Bahamas, North of Haiti in the Caribbean islands, you'll find the island groups known as ' The Turks ' and ' Caicos ', which are well known by some as places to find gorgeous resorts, pristine, endless beaches and wonderful weather.
Cat Island - The Best Place for Cats!
Located in Fukuoka, Japan , you will find this island, a haven and playground for thousands of cats that treat the streets, boatyards and houses of this city as their own. They are never harmed and are fed daily by the fishermen from their leftover catches.
Discover the Island of Capri in This Crisp 4K Video
Italy's Island of Capri has been famous for its natural beauty since ancient times, and it's still just as stunning today as ever! Shot in 4K Ultra HD, the video below will show you some of the most stunning sights Capri has to offer. Enjoy!
Why the Residents of This Dangerous Island Choose To Stay
The German island of Oland only has a population of 16 people. On top of the usual challenges of living in such a sparsely populated place, the residents of the island also have to deal with extreme flooding on a regular basis. Despite that, they have no intention of leaving.
Come Visit: Thailand's Last Unspoiled Island.
And yet, there are still some islands untouched by mass tourism. Think of how wonderful it must be to sit on a beach away from it all, surrounded by clear blue water on a piece of land you can walk across in no time.
Phuket Is Amazing! A Guide to Thailand’s Biggest Island
This concise and informative travel guide will show you the best locations to visit on Phuket, where a variety of breathtaking sights and exciting experiences await every traveler who decides to visit this tropical paradise island.
Icarus: The Island of Mystic Tales and Great Beauty
Icarus, or in its true name - Icaria, is a gorgeous Greek island in the Aegean sea. It was given its name by Icarus, the famous Greek son of the inventor Daedalus.
Vancouver Island Guide: Nature Lovers' Dream Destination
Vancouver Island, in particular, is truly a hidden gem - a beautiful location with spectacular landscapes mixed with impressive European architecture and the freshest seafood imaginable, so it’s definitely worth putting on your travel list.
This Stunning Island Is Often Called the Eighth Continent
The island of Madagascar was one of the last regions of the world to be settled by humans, which meant that its plant and animal life could evolve completely uninterrupted. In addition to its stunning and unique biodiversity, it's home to beautiful beaches and extraordinary landscapes.
A Horse Lover's Dream: Meet Sable Island's Feral Equines
Off the coast of Halifax, Nova Scotia in Canada lies a horse lover's dream - an island that’s home to about 500 feral horses that run free of gates, fences and, for the most part, people. Sable Island only ever has five permanent human residents, meaning that the horses outnumber them 100 to one.
Discover Gran Canaria, the Strange Island of Many Climates
Gran Canaria is the third largest and the third most populated of the Canary Islands, and it’s known under the nickname “Miniature Continent” for its strangely varied climate.
If You Come to Sable Island, You May Not Want to Leave...
It's a tiny island, no more than 11 square miles (30 km). It lies 190 miles southeast of Nova Scotia. It is an island protected by the Canadian Parks authority due to its untouched beauty.
14 Mesmerizing Cakes That Look Just Like Paradise Islands!
The latest trend in cake art are ocean paradise cakes, which feature islands, ships, and lighthouses swimming in an ocean of gelatin, fish and corals included!
This Off-limits Island Didn't Exist Just 55 Years Ago
Anyone other than a couple of scientists at a time is forbidden from landing on the island, and this is because scientists want to study it in order to see how a brand-new ecosystem evolves without human interference. Discover one of the world's newest islands below: 1.
The Island QUIZ!
Content The Island QUIZ! quiz We're going to test you on your the geography of islands!