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Islands

Beach. Sand. The Good Life. We all love island vacations. Here are some of our favorite island destinations from around the world.

Digital Transportation

Digital Transportation: Hitchhiking Travel in Borneo

A simple bet turns into a wild race across Borneo, creating unforgettable memories along the way.
Lobster fishing near Rottnest Island

Video: Chasing Rock Lobster off Australia’s Rottnest Island

On this island off the coast of West Australia, the lobster are plentiful – and yummy!
Travel in Singapore

Escape from the City: A Singapore Bus Ride

The Night Safari hosts over 900 nocturnal animals and is just one stop along the route to a quiet beach in Sembawang Park.
Beach vacations

Naked in Antigua; Luggage in Aruba

When luggage gets lost, it means a week with just a swimsuit and change of clothes. Then again, isn't that all you need?
Travel in the Galapagos Islands

Up Close and Personal: The Galapagos Islands

With so many rare species and unique-looking animals, the Galapagos Islands are like no other place on earth.
Actor Louis Mandylor grew up in Melbourne, Australia

Louis Mandylor: Growing Up Greek in Melbourne, Australia

As a kid growing up in Melbourne, actor Louis Mandylor got the best of both worlds — the tight-knit Greek culture and Australia's “no worries” attitude.

Dining in San Andres: A Night at Cafe Gourmet

Eating at this colorful Caribbean cafe on San Andres Island is always an adventure.
Nirvana in Jamaica

Jamaican Hideaway: Nirvana on the Beach

Sparkling tangerine sunsets and charming beachfront cottages on a famous sand beach draw visitors to this cozy hotel.
Snorkeling Australia Great Barrier Reef

Snorkeling The Outer Reef: Australia’s Natural Wonder

Nearly 1,500 miles long, the Great Barrier Reef is a living sight to see.

Göteborg: Sweden’s West Coast Cultural Center

Göteborg once hosted ships from around the world. Today its shines with museums, award-winning restaurants and vintage boats.
Travel New Zealand

New Zealand: A Visit to Middle Earth

This South Pacific Island nation is the setting for so many recent movies, it’s all but impossible not to recognize some of it.

Bank on a Good Dive in Yap, Micronesia

Yap may be tiny, but this Micronesian island is famous for two large things: stone coins that each weigh a ton and giant manta rays with 15-foot wing spans.

Singapore’s Diverse Soul

Forty years ago, Singapore was a dangerous port town. Today it has become one of the world's "tidiest" nations.
Bali

A Balinese Cremation Ceremony: An Intimate Glimpse into a Local Tradition

Witness a rarely seen event while celebrating the dead with lively local customs.

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