5 Unique Summer Island Getaways

Who says island hopping during the summer has to take place in Hawaii or the Bahamas? There are thousands of islands to explore in the many other archipelagos around the world, some even more beautiful and interesting than the traditional favorites.

Leave the spring breakers and cruise ship passengers behind and try out a new island getaway experience this summer. Here are 5 that we have our eyes on:

1. Azores, 850 miles off the coast of Portugal

The Azores is an autonomous region of Portugal made up of nine volcanic islands in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean. The isolated archipelago features a blend of unique geological, cultural, and biological wonders and is great for hiking, kayaking, cycling, and many other outdoor activities.

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Top 10 Destinations for 2015

Make 2015 the year you conquer the world. See the top 10 unmissable destinations for 2015.

1. Disneyland, Anaheim, California

Bring out your inner child and experience the magic of Disneyland in Anaheim, California.

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Trover photo by  Annie Wu

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