Islands are generally pretty gorgeous. They are islands after all. But the ten that made it to the top of our reader ratings for the most scenic islands in the world, are just crazy beautiful. See for yourself.
Pretty, whitewashed towns speckle 1,000-foot tall cliffs encircling a vast, peaceful lagoon and do little to suggest the extraordinary force of nature that created this unique Aegean island. One of the world’s largest volcanic eruptions occurred here more than 3,600 years ago and may well have inspired the umpteen-told tales of a lost city of Atlantis. Perivolas, rated number six in our Top 100 hotels in the world in 2013, has truly mythic views of the caldera.
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