Holiday islands come in all sizes and are found all over the globe, from tropical archipelagos to evergreen-covered Canadian retreats. They welcome you with crystal clear waters, soft sand beaches, and rugged interiors just waiting to be explored. Some of these inviting atolls even sprout skyscrapers instead of coconut trees. There’s an island for everyone, and you can find your inspiration right here.

Phuket, Thailand

There’s a rainbow of excitement waiting for you on Phuket. From the sapphire blue waters, white sands and lush green forests, to the neon lights of Patong Beach, beauty awaits around every corner. Stare up in awe at the Big Buddha, spend an afternoon exploring Bang Pae Waterfall, or make friends with a local monkey—just keep an eye on your snacks!

Mallorca, Spain