Destinations

Destinations

From the sunny islands of Greece to the far-flung islands of Asia and the windswept isles of Scotland, we bring you the best travel to islands around the world.

Diving in the Maldives is a popular activity.

Underwater Paradise in the Maldives

From diving and snorkeling to kayaking and stand up paddle boarding, there are many ways to experience the rich marine life in the Maldives.
Butchart Garden. Photo by Christine Wagner

Top Island Escapes near Victoria, British Columbia

While Victoria, British Columbia, has plenty of its own charms, the neighboring islands around Victoria also have plenty to offer visitors.
Island travel to private island in Tanzania

Private Island Getaway in Tanzania

Located on Lake Tanganyika, Lapita Island offers solitude and luxury.
Chef Craig Jones at the Cliff at Cap

Video: The Cliff at Cap in St. Lucia

Craig Jones didn't begin his culinary career as a chef, but he's gone on to create one of the most popular restaurants in St. Lucia.
Grand Lido Braca in island of Jamaica

Jammin’ in Jamaica: Grand Lido Braca

Nothing in life is free, but at all-inclusive resorts such as Jamaica's Grand Lido Braco, you can at least enjoy the illusion.
Palm trees lining a beach on Ambergris Caye.

Retire on an Island: Best and Worst Islands for Retirement

Looking to retire on an island? It's likely more affordable than you think. Here are five affordable islands and two that you should avoid.

Escape to the Gili Islands

  Undoubtedly, after spending one day in the middle of the jungle killing time by weaving palm leaves into Hindu offerings, even a bullet trailer in the middle of the Death Valley would have been...
Exploring the Sea: Kids learn to dive

Kids’ Sea Camp in Palau

Diving is a family affair in Palau. At the Kids' Sea Camp, kids learn to dive and explore the ocean.
Mount Sinabung seen from Berastagi

Sumatra: A Surprising Piece of Indonesia

Traveling to Sumatra, Indonesia, is like slowly pulling a veil off a hidden treasure.There you can find raw and beautiful nature, landscape and wildlife.
Madagascar is rich with wildlife, including 105 species of lemurs. Photo by Silvia Martin

Madagascar – A Jewel of an Island

The island of Madagascar is rich in wildlife and natural beauty. Images of this tranquil destination will remain in your mind long after your visit.
Travel to island of St Bart

French Meets Caribbean: St. Barth

This tiny island has a big reputation for its French-meets-Caribbean flair.
Young pearl oysters near the islands of Fiji. Photo by J. Hunter Pearls

Pearl Farm Tours in Fiji

At Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort on the island of Vanua Levu, guests can visit a working pearl farm and snorkel over a giant clam reserve.
Cruising the Galapagos

Galapagos Islands: Should You Cruise or Stay in a Hotel?

What is the best way to explore the Galapagos Islands?
Lady Elliot Island is an Echo friendly island located northeast of Hearvy Bay in Queensland, Australia. Photo by Ron Elledge

Lady Elliot Island: A Wonder Down-Under

At only 100 acres, you can walk the island in 45 minutes. But this little island is full of opportunities, from bird-watching to diving.
Sea turtles on the island of Grand Cayman

Where Turtles Thrive on Grand Cayman Island

Experience baby sea turtles up close at the Cayman Turtle Farm.