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Old 10-03-2012, 10:17 AM
 
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The ones that I remember visiting are Cyprus, Australia, Tasmania, the Galapagos Islands, Manhattan, Long Island, Ellis Island, Liberty Island, Governor's Island, Nantucket, Block Island, Alcatraz, Angel Island, Chateau D'If and there may be some others that I can't remember at the moment.
I also landed on Tahiti, Fiji and Iceland for a few hours.
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Old 10-03-2012, 10:50 AM
 
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Metaphorically, I enjoy the island state of mind. It almost feels like each person’s life is their own island that they have to take care of and maintain to make the most of their lives with an even amount of connections and isolation.

These are most of the islands I want to visit eventually:

Corsica
Reunion
French Polynesian islands
New Caledonia
Singapore
Taiwan
Phuket
Hong Kong
Vancouver island
Iceland
Hawaiian islands
Hainan island of China
Balearic islands of Spain
Bali
Some Greek islands
Australia
South Island New Zealand
Honshu, Shikoku, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Okinawa islands of Japan.
Fiji
Vanuatu
Jeju-do island of South Korea
The islands of Stockholm Sweden
Venice island of Italy
Borneo



Islands I already have visited:
Island of Montreal
Britain/British Isles
Bainbridge Island in Washington State
Cape Cod
Martha’s Vineyard
Manhattan
Long Island
The part of Cancun that is technically on an island
Isle Mujeres
I visited 8 countries total up to now, but not that many islands yet.
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Old 10-03-2012, 05:30 PM
 
Location: The western periphery of Terra Australis
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Not to be nitpicky but Australia is technically not considered an island, although in a way it is. Of course in a way all the continents are islands since they're completely surrounded by ocean.
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Old 10-04-2012, 09:26 AM
 
Location: Europe
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Tenerife, Spain
Gran Canaria, Spain
Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
La Toja, Spain
La Española (Haiti and Rep.Dom)
Jamaica
Staten Island
United Kingdom
Manhattan
Djerba, Tunisie
Aegina, Greece
Poros, Greece
Hidra, Greece
Cozumel, Mexico.

I would go back to Cozumel, Jamaica, Manhattan... the truth is I liked a lot all of them

I want to visit Madagascar, Australia, Las Cíes, Ireland, Thailand Islands, Lanzarote, Azores, Madeira...
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Old 11-17-2017, 12:37 AM
 
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Bumping an old thread.

Been to:
A bunch in North America, the Caribbean, Oceania, and Asia.

I'd like to go to the Federated States of Micronesia, the Galapagos in Equador, the Maldives, Tuitilla in American Samoa, and Bikini Atoll in the Marshalls, mostly for diving.
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Old 11-17-2017, 01:02 AM
 
Location: Pahoa Hawaii
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Not so many, been to Vancouver, a few of the San Juan's, but don't remember, (little kid). Oahu, Maui, (only the airport), and lived on the big island of Hawaii most of the last 28 years. This is my Bali Hai.
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Old 11-17-2017, 01:55 AM
 
Location: London, UK
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Interesting. Never once have I considered how many islands I've been on OR that I'm in actual fact an islander myself and have lived on one all my life. The island of Britain.
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Old 11-17-2017, 02:24 AM
 
Location: Washington State
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The smallest island was an island in the Maldives....the island and the resort were the same thing. We took a sea plane to the island....yes, it was fantastic.
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Old 11-17-2017, 06:54 AM
 
Location: Ankara, Turkey
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I’ve been to Cyprus and Puerto Rico. Also Britain
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Old 11-17-2017, 07:09 AM
 
Location: The Driftless Area, WI
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--lived in IL more than 60 yrs-- been to Rock Island, Stoney Island & Goose Island.

At least Goose Island has a good brewery

--wife said we should take a trip around the world....I told her I'd rather go somewhere else.
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