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26 2013

TripAdvisor Announces World’s Top Islands

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Islands

Looking for an island escape? TripAdvisor just announced the winners of its first ever Travelers’ Choice Islands awards. There are more than 100 winners in total around the world, from famous hot spots to some hidden gems you may have not even known. San Juan Island, Washington claims the top spot in the U.S., while Ambergris Caye, Belize is number one in the world. And it’s not all palm trees and turquoise waters. The list, which is based on millions of traveler reviews and opinions, also includes many islands that offer a more cultural experience.

 

Did your favorite islands make the list? Comment below with your thoughts.

 

Top 10 islands in the U.S.:

 

1. San Juan Island, Washington

2. Kauai, Hawaii

3. Marco Island, Florida

4. Anna Maria Island, Florida

5. Maui, Hawaii

6. Sanibel Island, Florida

7. Chincoteague Island, Virginia

8. Island of Hawaii, Hawaii

9. Amelia Island, Florida

10. Key West, Florida

 

Top 10 islands in the World:

 

1. Ambergris Caye, Belize

2. St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands

3. Bora Bora, French Polynesia

4. San Juan Island, Washington

5. Santorini, Greece

6. Isla Mujeres, Mexico

7. Moorea, French Polynesia

8. Koh Tao, Thailand

9. Easter Island, Chile

10. Nosy Be, Madagascar

 

For the complete list of winners from the 2013 Travelers’ Choice Islands, go to http://www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Islands.

 

Photo Gallery: Top 10 U.S. Islands

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    1. San Juan Island, Washington
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    2. Kauai, Hawaii
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    3. Marco Island, Florida
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    5. Maui, Hawaii
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    6. Sanibel Island, Florida
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    7. Chincoteague Island, Virginia
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    8. Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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    9. Amelia Island, Florida
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    10. Key West, Florida
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Categories: Travelers’ Choice

3 thoughts on “TripAdvisor Announces World’s Top Islands

  1. Congratulations to all the winners! I am happy to see that Ambergris Caye in Belize was selected as a top island in the world!

    Cheers,
    The Chaa Creek Team
    77 Burns Avenue
    San Ignacio Cayo,
    Belize C.A

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