Islands you'd love to be stranded on

Guana Island in the British Virgin IslandsSeychellesA beautiful beach in Palawan, PhilippinesSt. John in the U.S. Virgin IslandsIle Saint Louis in Paris, FranceIbiza, SpainBaobab trees, MadagascarGreek villas in Santorini, GreeceSeals in Kaikoura, New ZealandMaui, 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 MengwiPaxos, GreeceLittle Venice in Mykonos, GreeceMeeru Island Sunrise in the MaldivesGalapagos IslandsVis, CroatiaHuahine in the South PacificMt. Pelee in MartiniqueGrenadaA perfect day in IcelandA 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 HaitiZanzibarStrolling Baie Longue Beach in St. MartinSant'Angelo d'Ischia in Campania, ItalyWaikiki Beach, Oahu, HawaiiBora BoraGuadeloupe IslandsNew York City Central ParkFlamenco Beach in Culebra, Puerto RicoMarco Island, FloridaTerceira, AzoresRarotonga in the Cook IslandsSouthernmost Point in Key West, Florida

"Guana Island in the British Virgin Islands." —CatamaranSeaChateau

— Courtesy Nina Hale/Flickr

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

"Palawan, Philippines." —@jayramablogs

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

— Courtesy F H Mira/Flickr

"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

— Courtesy awc007/myBudgetTravel

"Anguilla." —Ashley Peterson

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

"Bali." —Veronica Keke Papilaya Matsuda

— Agnus Febriyant / Dreamstime

"Paxos or Agistri please!" —@wlv_leisure

— Courtesy Smoobs/Flickr

"Mykonos." —Christy Stoeckel

"Maldives, any day." —Jennifer Hayes

— Courtesy Greg Knapp/Flickr

"Galápagos Islands." —Tammy Snyder

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"Vis, Croatia." —@MiasCroatia

— Courtesy Mario Fajt/Flickr

"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

— Courtesy fakelvis/Flickr

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

— Courtesy KLO/myBudgetTravel

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

— Courtesy mpjsalazar/flickr

"Roatán, Honduras." —Sigrid Garavito

"Grand Cayman." —Tammy Piazza

"Moorea or Rarotonga." —Judy Garner

— Courtesy By mjhbower/Flickr

"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

— Courtesy blucolt/Flickr

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

"Terceira, in the Azores." —Marie Rivera

— Courtesy Rebalyn/Flickr

"Cook Islands, Rarotonga." —@edub227

"Key West."

— Courtesy Carl Lender/Flickr

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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