If there’s one thing that most any world traveler desires more than any other thing, it’s the opportunity to really get away from it all. Sure, it’s all well and good to visit exotic cities, the world’s best museums, and to visit notable landmarks. Sometimes, though, you really want to unplug. Especially nowadays in this hustle-bustle technology-first world of ours, it can seem almost impossible to really get some peace and quiet all to one’s self.
That’s where private islands come into play. If there’s any place to which one can go to really escape the trials and tribulations of the world, it’s a private island. But, even among the world’s many private islands, it can still be difficult to really get away from others… That’s when you have to start turning your attention toward some of the world’s most amazing private and secret islands.
On the list below, we’re going to share some incredible photographs of the world’s most secretive and secluded private islands. Needless to say, if you’ve got a desire to get away form it all and a bit of money to burn, then these are the places you’ll want to see! Let’s check them out!
1. Great Barrier Island (New Zealand)
If you’re willing to make the trek from the mainland, you can visit this incredible island that’s home to only about 1000 people.
2. Be a Kiwi
New Zealand might be the most beautiful place on the planet, but Great Barrier Island is even prettier.
3. Providencia (Colombia)
Just like the name says, you’ll feel like you’ve found diving providence when you visit this incredible island.
4. Barrier Reef
Even though you may have never heard of this island before, it is known for having the third largest barrier reef in the world.
5. Phillip Island (Australia)
If you ever find yourself in Melbourne, then make it a point to take the hour-and-a-half journey to this secluded island.