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May Rut island in Phu Quoc by Jimmy Tran

Sun kissed islands, Asia’s calling card

Palm trees and sea breeze? Check. Sand on your feet and the warmth of the sun on your skin? Check. An island experience always relaxes the soul and recharges the mind and body.

Boracay, Koh Samui, Langkawi, Phu Quoc, Sanya, Da Nang, Sumba & Addu Atoll

Palm trees and sea breeze? Check. Sand on your feet and the warmth of the sun on your skin? Check. An island experience always relaxes the soul and recharges the mind and body. We whisk you away to eight of the most mesmerising islands where you can let your adrenaline rush with zestful activities and sights to spot, regale your taste buds with local cuisine, laze around the beachfront, and take the perfect shot with the most vivid vistas in the background.

BORACAY

Among the Philippines’ more than 7,000 islands, Boracay is arguably the most famous. Its beauty and vibe frequently place it on top of the best islands in the world. Once there, the possibilities are endless. Most visitors go to Boracay to lounge at the White Beach, the world-renowned 5-kilometre beach of fine, white sand. But now that you’re on this incredible island, it would be blasphemy not to engage in other activities.

FUN SPREE There are the usual water sports like surfing, kayaking, and paddleboarding, but the locals have something more interesting: paraw sailing. Paraw is a native double outriggers sailboat used by Visayan fishermen. Paraw sailing is an exhilarating ride with no motor to propel the vessel, only relying on the wind. Let the wind manoeuvre your paraw and have the time of your life.

In addition to Boracay, read the extended article that covers Koh Samui, Langkawi, Phu Quoc, Sanya, Da Nang, Sumba & Addu Atoll!

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