The readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have as soon as once more voted Palawan as the best island in the world.
The high ten checklist additionally contains Boracay in the number-three spot.
Announcing the outcomes of the survey, the magazine mentioned: “For the second year in a row, the Philippine paradise Palawan wins first place as the best island in the world, thanks to its hidden lagoons, teeming ocean life, and rustic-luxe resorts.” Palawan additionally took the high spot in 2013.
Palawan obtained a excessive rating of 93.15, with one fan saying “it’s the single most beautiful place on earth.”
Others described it as “rustic”, “romantic”, “affordable” and “relaxing”.
Taking second place on the checklist was Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Making up the high 5 have been the Galapagos Islands and Santorina in Greece.
The different featured islands have been Bali, Maui and Kauai in Hawaii, Ischia in Italy and Hvar and the Dalmatian Islands in Croatia.
Palawan is made up of the eponymous important island, in addition to some 1,800 surrounding islets and island outposts.
The magazine mentioned: “And with its verdant mountains, a five-mile-long underground river, limestone caves and spectacular scuba diving, its appeal is as clear as its turquoise waters.”