Islands you'd love to be stranded on

Guana Island in the British Virgin IslandsSeychellesA beautiful beach in Palawan, Philippines
St. John in the U.S. Virgin IslandsIle Saint Louis in Paris, FranceIbiza, Spain
Baobab trees, MadagascarGreek villas in Santorini, GreeceSeals in Kaikoura, New Zealand
Maui, HawaiiThe Cliffs of Moher in breathtaking IrelandMoai at Rapa Nui National Park, on Chile's Easter Island.
sailboats in Anguilla, CaribbeanKalalau Lookout in KauaiSeventeenth century Pura Taman Ayun, a relic of the Kingfom of Mengwi
Paxos, GreeceLittle Venice in Mykonos, GreeceMeeru Island Sunrise in the Maldives
Galapagos IslandsVis, CroatiaHuahine in the South Pacific
Mt. Pelee in MartiniqueGrenadaA perfect day in Iceland
A seaside scene in Capri, ItalyWest Bay in Roatan, HondurasBlue waters off Grand Cayman island.
Moorea in the South PacificPalm trees on the beach in St. Croixbeach in Haiti
ZanzibarStrolling Baie Longue Beach in St. MartinSant'Angelo d'Ischia in Campania, Italy
Waikiki Beach, Oahu, HawaiiBora BoraGuadeloupe Islands
New York City Central ParkFlamenco Beach in Culebra, Puerto RicoMarco Island, Florida
Terceira, AzoresRarotonga in the Cook IslandsSouthernmost Point in Key West, Florida
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"Guana Island in the British Virgin Islands." —CatamaranSeaChateau

"Any one of the Seychelles." —Karen Huff Cottingham

"Palawan, Philippines." —@jayramablogs

"St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands." —Kristi Urynowicz Boddy

"Ile Saint Louis or Ile de la Cite...unless you mean somewhere tropical." —Tamara M. Goldstein

"Ibiza." —Joseph Galante

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"Madagascar." —Christine Carlyle Urick

"Santorini." —Jane Byrd

"The South Island of New Zealand." —Jill Masse Stokes

"I live on Maui and am happy here!" —Norma Eason

"Ireland." —Dana Woods

"Rapa Nui [Easter Island]." —Sergio Hilario

"Anguilla." —Ashley Peterson

"Kauai, for sure. I relax as soon the plane lands at the airport." —Annette Johnson Andrea

"Bali." —Veronica Keke Papilaya Matsuda

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"Paxos or Agistri please!" —@wlv_leisure

"Mykonos." —Christy Stoeckel

"Maldives, any day." —Jennifer Hayes

"Galápagos Islands." —Tammy Snyder

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"Vis, Croatia." —@MiasCroatia

"Huahine. This is by far my favorite island I've been to. Beautiful lush island, friendly locals, great activities but also a great place to relax. Would love to be stranded there." —Sarah Coutts

"I'd love to be stranded in Martinique!" —@willwrite4food2

"Grenada." —Linda Deters

"I would love to be stranded on Iceland because of the beauty and it has distinct seasons." —Christina MacDonald Bell

"Capri, Italy! Hopefully I'm stranded with a suitcase full of cash!" —Sophia Rigatou

"Roatán, Honduras." —Sigrid Garavito

"Grand Cayman." —Tammy Piazza

"Moorea or Rarotonga." —Judy Garner

"Life on the left lane...St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands." —Lyn Cole

"Labadee, Haiti." —Terri Knespler Pamatat

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"Zanzibar." —Theresa Schilling

"Martinique or St. Martin." —Adrienne Smith

"Ischia." —Allison Beards

"Oahu." —@AndreaAslyfox

"Bora Bora." —Anita Mitchell

"Anywhere in the Guadeloupe Islands." —@KaeliTravels

Courtesy Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board

"Manhattan." —@TrippyFood

Songquan Deng/Dreamstime

"Culebra but only if I was stranded for no more than a month. I don't want to be stranded anywhere longer than that." —Devin Pelt

"I have chosen to be 'stranded' on Marco Island, Florida." —Anne Reilly

"Terceira, in the Azores." —Marie Rivera

"Cook Islands, Rarotonga." —@edub227

"Key West."

We asked—you answered. From the secluded beaches of Bora Bora to the romantic Ile Saint Louis in Paris, these are the islands where you'd like to stay, well, forever.

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