Saturday, September 25, 2021

Island Issues

Europe: Survey Proves That Germany is Dreaming of Private Island Ownership

Velaa Private Island - Courtesy of Velaa Private Island

A survey carried out by research institute Forsa has established that the average German daydreams of a life of luxury – with the ultimate goal of buying a private island to call their own.

Velaa Private Island – Courtesy of Velaa Private Island

Germany: a nation of industry, efficiency and …Read More: Europe: Survey Proves That Germany is Dreaming of Private Island Ownership

Island Resorts

Indian Ocean: Mozambique’s Vamizi Island Enjoys Lavish Upgrade and New Private Villa

An ultra-exclusive private island paradise off the coast of Mozambique has just completed an impressive upgrade. Vamizi Island is proud to present its latest lavish villa: Tartaruga.

Vamizi, an ultra-exclusive private island holiday destination located in one of Mozambique’s most popular yachting destinations, has this week unveiled its latest lavish villa to the general …Read More: Indian Ocean: Mozambique’s Vamizi Island Enjoys Lavish Upgrade and New Private Villa

Celebs visiting resorts

Caribbean: Carole Middleton Celebrates 60th Birthday with Mustique Private Island Party

Birthday girl Carole Middleton jetted off to the Caribbean to celebrate her 60th in style on Mustique Island, surrounded by friends, family and – of course – a host of famous faces.

(Image Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands)

Private Island News regular Carole Middleton has once again swapped the grey skies …Read More: Caribbean: Carole Middleton Celebrates 60th Birthday with Mustique Private Island Party

Development

UAE: Work Set to Continue on Controversial Artificial Island Project The World Dubai

Construction company Dutch Docklands has confirmed that the next stage of the UAE’s’ much maligned World Islands project is set to continue, with Australasia touted as its latest addition.

The World Dubai – Aerial View from Wikipedia

Construction company Dutch Docklands has confirmed that the next stage of the United Arab …Read More: UAE: Work Set to Continue on Controversial Artificial Island Project The World Dubai

Celebs visiting resorts

Caribbean: Johnny Depp to Marry Amber Heard on His Bahaman Private Island?

Little Halls Pond Cay - Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Almost one year after their shock engagement, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are said to finally be getting ready to tie the knot in a spectacular wedding on Depp’s island, Little Hall’s Pond Cay.

Little Halls Pond Cay – Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Almost a year to the day …Read More: Caribbean: Johnny Depp to Marry Amber Heard on His Bahaman Private Island?

Island Resorts

Caribbean: Fashion Icon Donna Karan Lists Private Island Home on Parrot Cay for USD 39M

Parrot Cay - Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

New York based fashion designer Donna Karan is looking to leave the Caribbean behind her, placing her two private island homes on Parrot Cay up for sale for a cool USD 39 million.

Parrot Cay – Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Her work is famous throughout the world, with creations by …Read More: Caribbean: Fashion Icon Donna Karan Lists Private Island Home on Parrot Cay for USD 39M

Island Market

Canada: The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Gift Idea – Name an Island after the One You Love!

Sheep Lake Islands - Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Still panicking about how to show your special someone you care this Valentine’s Day? Help is at hand from Private Island News as we point cupid’s bow at the most romantic island gifts.

Sheep Lake Islands – Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Gentlemen – this is your two week warning! …Read More: Canada: The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Gift Idea – Name an Island after the One You Love!

Development

Pacific: United Arab Emirates Agrees to Fund Solar Energy Projects in the Pacific Islands

Tavanipupu, Solomon Islands

The United Arab Emirates has signed a partnership agreement with a series of highly vulnerable Pacific Island nations to develop four new USD 50 million, 1.8 MW solar voltaic energy projects.

The Solomon Islands – Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Whilst they may not be known for having the best …Read More: Pacific: United Arab Emirates Agrees to Fund Solar Energy Projects in the Pacific Islands