Back on the prime spot on this record, Australia’s Whitsundays, a sequence of seventy four islands off the coast of Queensland (within the heart of Great Barrier Reef scuba and snorkel territory), is residence to Whitehaven Beach , the place the sand is 98 % pure silica, giving it its vibrant, white colour and maintaining it cool—even in the scorching sun. Again on land, luxury resorts provide the right launching points for adventures targeted upon the sea, the archipelago’s greatest asset, but in addition, because the planet’s climate modifications, its single biggest risk. Robinson Crusoe (hero of the novel by Daniel Defoe) was stranded for 28 years on an island within the Caribbean Sea. An American millionaire constructed an artificial island on a South Pacific coral reef.
Rottnest Island is Western Australia’s very personal Island getaway, featuring an off-the-cuff ambiance, picturesque scenery and a number of the world’s finest beaches … Read More