Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Environment

Australia: Luxury Private Island Resort Returns With New Eco-Conscious Focus

Bedarra Island - Image Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Two years after Cyclone Yasi devastated the Queensland coast, Australia’s most exclusive private island retreat is back, boasting a brand new eco-ethos to boot.

Bedarra Island – Image Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

After two long years of rebuilding, the painstaking journey from ruins to restoration is finally complete for Australia’s …Read More: Australia: Luxury Private Island Resort Returns With New Eco-Conscious Focus

Islands on the market

Scotland: Could This Be The Only Private Island to Win Olympic Gold?

Ailsa Craig - Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The Scottish private island responsible for the production of the curling stones used at this year’s Winter Olympic Games has been put up for sale with an asking price of GBP 1.5 million.

Ailsa Craig – Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

A tiny, uninhabited island located some ten kilometers from the British …Read More: Scotland: Could This Be The Only Private Island to Win Olympic Gold?

Environment

Caribbean: Private Island Pioneer Takes Stand Against Global Warming

Necker Island - Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Richard Branson is preparing to implement the next step of the Ten Island Challenge, turning his luxurious private island abode into an innovative green energy project.

Necker Island – Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

As part of the Carbon War Room’s “Ten Island Challenge”, a campaign to help island communities make the …Read More: Caribbean: Private Island Pioneer Takes Stand Against Global Warming

Island Resorts

Caribbean: A Private Island Which is Anything But Par for the Course

Over Yonder Cay is pulling out all the stops in its attempts to become one of the world’s top private island escapes, adding a nine-hole golf course to its luxurious amenities.

Over Yonder Cay – Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Great news for golf fanatics in search of the next big challenge …Read More: Caribbean: A Private Island Which is Anything But Par for the Course

Islands on the market

USA: Death of an Island – Paul Allen’s Island Set For Extensive Development

After spending almost a decade on the market, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has finally found a buyer for Allan Island, his American private island bolt-hole.

(Image Courtesy of Wally Gudgell/Windermere)

After languishing for nine long years on the private island market, Microsoft co-founder and Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen has finally …Read More: USA: Death of an Island – Paul Allen’s Island Set For Extensive Development

Celebs visiting resorts

Caribbean: Private Island Wedding Plans For Johnny Depp?

Little Hall's Pond Cay - Courtesy of Wall Street Journal Online

Just days after making their engagement official, it seems that Hollywood star Johnny Depp and fiancée Amber Heard are already planning a private island wedding in the Bahamas.

Little Hall’s Pond Cay – Courtesy of Wall Street Journal Online

Ladies, get your tissues at the ready – it seems that everyone’s …Read More: Caribbean: Private Island Wedding Plans For Johnny Depp?

Celebs visiting resorts

Caribbean: One Direction Star Enjoys Romantic Private Island Vacation

Peter Island Resort Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Liam Payne sure knows how to treat a girl, whisking his girlfriend away for a romantic week on one of the Caribbean’s most exclusive private island hideaways.

Peter Island Resort Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

One Direction star Liam Payne certainly knows how to make a girl feel special – treating his …Read More: Caribbean: One Direction Star Enjoys Romantic Private Island Vacation

Celebs visiting resorts

Caribbean: The Duchess of Cambridge Enjoys Another Private Island Holiday

Mustique Island - Image Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

England’s future Queen, Kate Middleton, has embarked on another private island vacation, taking her son and heir to Mustique Island on his first ever foreign holiday.

Mustique Island – Image Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton (32) took a quick break from her royal duties last week– …Read More: Caribbean: The Duchess of Cambridge Enjoys Another Private Island Holiday

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