Monday, October 23, 2017

Environment

Caribbean: The Private Island Where Endangered Hawksbill Turtles Thrive

Jumby Bay, Antigua - Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The private island lifestyle certainly seems to be going down well with Antigua’s hawksbill turtles. The endangered breed is thriving due to a research program funded by private island owners.

A luxury private island in the Caribbean is making a large impact on marine life conservation community – all through generous donations from the …Read More: Caribbean: The Private Island Where Endangered Hawksbill Turtles Thrive

Environment

Maldives: A Solar Future for “The Best Hotel in the World” as Gili Lankanfushi Goes Renewable

Gili Lankanfushi's Solar Panel - Photo Courtesy of HotelierMaldives.com

A Maldives private island resort recently voted as TripAdvisor’s “Best Hotel in the World” is showing its green credentials after investing in the region’s largest floating solar panel.

Gili Lankanfushi has teamed up with Austrian company Swimsol in order to bring a more sustainable future to the Maldives Republic The luxury resort has invested …Read More: Maldives: A Solar Future for “The Best Hotel in the World” as Gili Lankanfushi Goes Renewable

Celebs visiting resorts

Maldives: Star-Studded Private Island Christmas Vacation for David Beckham and Family

Velaa Private Island - Courtesy of Velaa Private Island

Football superstar David Beckham has guaranteed a white Christmas with a difference, swapping the snow for the powder white sands of the Maldives in a spectacular private island vacation.

One&Only Reethi Rah – Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

According to British press reports, former Manchester United ace David Beckham will be …Read More: Maldives: Star-Studded Private Island Christmas Vacation for David Beckham and Family

Environment

Indian Ocean: Maldives Private Island Resorts in Fight Against Toxic Trash

Thilafushi Rubbish Island, Maldives - Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia.org

A small stretch of azure water is all that separates the luxury island resorts of the Maldives and a ticking toxic time-bomb: Thilafushi Trash Island. Private Island News investigates.

Thilafushi Rubbish Island, Maldives – Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia.org

Planning that once-in-a-life time private island escape? The chances are that the Maldives won’t …Read More: Indian Ocean: Maldives Private Island Resorts in Fight Against Toxic Trash

Island Resorts

Worldwide: Private Island Travel – The Hottest Trends for 2014

Exclusive rentals of luxury island resort North Island look to be a popular choice in 2014

Looking to beat the January blues? These red-hot private island travel trends are just what the doctor ordered. Make your private island dreams come true in 2014 with Vladi Island Travel.

Exclusive rentals of luxury island resort North Island look to be a popular choice in 2014

As those lazy, …Read More: Worldwide: Private Island Travel – The Hottest Trends for 2014

Development

Australia: $600 Million Resort Makeover Slated for Great Keppel Island

A gorgeous private island in the Great Barrier Reef has just received approval for a controversial upgrade that will bill in the hundreds of millions.

(Great Keppel Island image by Tourism Queensland)

When it comes to island development, the Australian state of Queensland is having to walk a fine line between …Read More: Australia: $600 Million Resort Makeover Slated for Great Keppel Island