The Isle of Càrn Deas on the west coast of Scotland is 1.5 miles from Achiltibuie, the nearest village which has only 300 residents.
The scientists were initially searching for a different island off Greenland's coast and ended up discovering the world's northernmost island instead.
Thousands are dead and over 5,700 injured in Haiti after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the country on Saturday.
Pulau Ubin, an island that's less than four square miles in size, is one of the last remaining kampongs (villages) in Singapore.
An island local who's lived there 20 years shares what to know before you go, the best places to eat and drink, great hotels, and where to visit.
You can add friends in "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" through the Nintendo Switch's Friend List or by using a Dodo Code.
The purple color scheme on Korea's Banwol and Bakji islands was originally part of a 2015 government tourism initiative - and it's working.
Located just off of mainland Florida, East Sister Rock Island houses a secluded villa that travellers can rent. Although the property usually costs upwards of $US9,500 to rent for a week, Hotels.com is offering a deal that knocks the price to $US2,000 (plus tax) for one group of six. The […]
A remote island off the coast in Sweden has been transformed into a nine-bedroom luxury hotel. Once home to lighthouse keepers and their families, the island is accessible only by boat or helicopter. Guests of the new Pater Noster hotel can meditate in a 150-year-old lighthouse, soak in a seawater-filled […]
TikTok user Bailey Janette is documenting what it’s like to live on Mackinac Island, which is off the coast of Michigan and has fewer than 500 residents. The car-free island is famous for its local fudge and old-world feel. Mackinac Island is a local tourist destination in the summertime, but […]
The car-free island of Sark, part of England’s Channel Islands, has just under 500 residents. The island’s declining population led local Swen Lorenz to create the Sark Society, which is encouraging new people to move to the island. Residents only have to pay a small tax each year to live […]
The 15th-century complex of stone buildings has opened to the public for the first time in decades. Called LOPUD-1483, the building once served as a monastery for monks. Now, it’s gone through a 20-year renovation. Guests can explore the restored building, sunset terraces, private beaches, and isolated caves. The complex […]
The Isle of Rum, an island off the coast of Scotland, is searching for new residents to fill its nearly deserted community. The isle is home to about 30 people, and to entice new islanders, leaders are building four eco-friendly homes with affordable rent. The call for residents is aimed […]
The Caribbean island of Anguilla has been voted the best island across the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2020. Each year, Travel + Leisure readers rate the best islands on a set of criteria: activities and sights, natural attractions and beaches, food, friendliness, […]
Palawan in the Philippines has been voted the best island in the world in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2020. The lifestyle site’s readers rated islands based on their activities and sights, natural attractions and beaches, food, friendliness, and overall value. Palawan emerged on top not for the first […]
An award-winning, $US9.5 million Vancouver Island mansion in a secluded oak preserve has seen an uptick in buyer interest during the pandemic, the owner told Bloomberg in May. The six-bedroom, waterfront home comes with a covered outdoor pool, a caretaker’s house, and a motorised boat ramp. Located just 30 minutes […]
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have reportedly purchased a one-acre, waterfront property on Miami’s exclusive Star Island community for $32.5 million, Variety reports. Located off of the MacArthur Causeway, Star Island is guarded around-the-clock and, true to its name, draws a star-studded crowd. Gloria Estefan currently lives on the island, […]