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North Brother Island is hidden in one of the busiest cities in the world.

Take a look inside an abandoned New York City quarantine island that once housed Typhoid Mary and almost no one is allowed to visit

Before coronavirus social distancing, there was North Brother Island, where infectious NYC residents were quarantined from the 1880s up until WWII.
Greek islands like Mykonos are closed to everyone but permanent residents for the foreseeable future.

Greece is banning non-residents from flocking to their second homes on local islands in a desperate bid to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

On March 22, Greece's prime minister issued strict regulations to enforce social isolation during the coronavirus outbreak.
General view of Castlebay the largest settlement in Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

Scottish leaders are begging people to stop crowding the country’s remote islands to hide from the coronavirus

Lawmakers say some people have fled to the Scottish highlands in caravans or retreated to their vacation homes to self-isolate from coronavirus.
Koh Lipe is my top recommendation if you're seeking an island vacation in Thailand.

I visited 6 islands in Thailand, and there is one I would recommend above all the rest for its beautiful, chill beaches and better-than-Instagram suns...

Koh Lipe is a strikingly beautiful place, with electric blue water, white beaches, and jaw-dropping sunrises and sunsets.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry retreated to a mansion on Vancouver Island in the weeks before #Megxit news broke. Here are 3 private islands for sale ...

The islands range in price from less than $1 million to $1.7 million. Some are underdeveloped, while others are rooted in European history.
An arch on Legzira Beach in Morocco collapsed in September 2016.

10 tourist destinations that were damaged in the 2010s

The 2010s saw damage to many tourist landmarks, including Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Paris "love lock" bridge.
Deception Island, Antarctica.

17 abandoned islands around the world and the eerie stories behind them

From mysterious murders to volcanic explosions, abandoned islands across the globe have captivating back stories.
Palmerston Island in the South Pacific is one of several mostly unexplored spots in the world.

12 of the world’s most unexplored places

From a "desert" island in the Canadian Arctic to an unconquered mountain in the Himalayas, here are spots around the world that are largely untouched.
Only six people live on the island full time.

A tiny Icelandic island with a population of 6 people — and zero cars — has just been named the world’s best. These photos show what...

The remote island of Flatey, off the west coast of Iceland, came first in Big 7 Travel's list of the world's top 50 islands for 2019.
The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island.

Take a look inside the historic Mackinac Island hotel where Mike Pence gave a speech this weekend — and then stirred outrage with his 8-car moto...

One of Mackinac Island's most distinct features is its lack of cars — which have been banned since 1898.