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Islands you'd love to be stranded on

"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

"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

"Paxos or Agistri please!" —@wlv_leisure

"Mykonos." —Christy Stoeckel

"Maldives, any day." —Jennifer Hayes

"Galápagos Islands." —Tammy Snyder

"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

"Zanzibar." —Theresa Schilling

"Martinique or St. Martin." —Adrienne Smith

"Ischia." —Allison Beards

"Oahu." —@AndreaAslyfox

"Bora Bora." —Anita Mitchell

"Anywhere in the Guadeloupe Islands." —@KaeliTravels

"Manhattan." —@TrippyFood

"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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