Yadua Island, Fiji

What comes to mind when you think of Fiji? An exaltation of colourful exotic birds, and twisting vines dripping with large, fragrant flowers. Romantic, candlelit dinners against a backdrop of mountain peaks and brilliant ocean sunsets. Smiling, friendly locals greeting you every way you turn with a melodious “Bula”

Yadua Island, Fiji

The Mysterious Paradise of Palawan

Certain particularly beautiful tropical islands brighten the desktops of thousands of computers around the world –extraordinary rocky shapes jutting out of the sea, adorned with sparkling beaches and covered in rich green jungle. These islands are exotic, compelling and like nothing else on earth. But as the staff at Private Islands Inc. can attest, the question on hundreds of people’s minds is – where on earth are they? The mystery is hereby solved – these stunning castaway isles are found in the Palawan province of the Philippines, one of the world’s most beautifully preserved Edens

The Mysterious Paradise of Palawan

Do You Have what it Takes to Own a Private Island?

The challenges of island ownership often require a certain kind of personality; driven, entrepreneurial and capable of doing what it takes to survive away from civilization. Do you measure up? As you’ll see in casino en ligne francais avec bonus sans depot the print edition of Private Islands Magazine, it takes a certain kind of person to own a private island

Do You Have what it Takes to Own a Private Island?

Faith Hill and Tim McGraw’s Private Island

You might imagine country music royalty preferring to relax on an old-school American horse ranch, but New Country stars Faith Hill and Tim McGraw are actually king and queen of their own Bahamian island. Their piece of paradise is located in the rapidly growing Exumas, home to many luxury resorts, quaint towns and the island and mainland retreats of other celebrities like Oprah Winfrey, Michael Jordan and Johnny Depp. Found in the sleepy mid-point of the chain, this couple’s beautiful little island is fully developed, with perfect sandy beaches and lots of trails throughout… perhaps for horseback riding? View all Celebrity Islands on one Map Map this location relative to other areas of interest View list of all Celebrity owned Islands Google Earth Celebrity Private Island Tour Similar Articles: Nicholas Cage- Leaf Cay, Bahamas Johnny Depp’s Private Island – Little Halls Pond Cay, Bahamas David Copperfield – Musha Cay, Bahamas Michael Schumacher- Island in the World, Dubai Peter Nygard- Nygard Cay, Bahamas Celine Dion – Île Gagnon, Quebec Eddie Murphy – Rooster Cay, Bahamas Mel Gibson – Mago Island, Fiji Ricky Martin- Island in Angra dos Reis, Brazil Nick Hexum 311 – Melody Key, Florida

Faith Hill and Tim McGraw’s Private Island

Eagle Island, Michigan – Private Retreat With a Causeway

The American Heartland may not be the first place that comes to mind when one thinks of a private island, but the wild beauty of the Great Lakes region is actually home to a number of islands found in the thriving “cottage country” regions hidden amid its picturesque forests. Popular with residents of major Midwest cities like Chicago, Minneapolis and Cleveland, these rustic lake retreats offer a unique alternative to typical waterfront cottages, and avoid the overcrowding fast becoming common on the mainland in these sought-after areas. Located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula near the town of Iron Mountain, the almost 750-acre Lake Antoine is a perfect example of what this unexpected private island destination has to offer. And for the first time in years, an opportunity for an island retreat in Lake Antoine is now available, with an appeal to both individual buyers and real estate developers

Eagle Island, Michigan – Private Retreat With a Causeway

The World’s Best Job – Private Island Caretaker

For those who love natural beauty, fun in the sun, and a healthy dose of solitude, becoming the caretaker of a private island could be a dream come true. But how do you break into this niche career- and start a whole new lifestyle? As the caretaker of a private island tucked away in the Exumas chain of the Bahamas, James Ralston* has a job most people could only dream of. A former boat captain and an avid sailor, he’s used to solitude and enjoys the seclusion of island life. And of course, the perfect weather and amazing water sports that come with spending your days in a Bahamian paradise.

The World’s Best Job – Private Island Caretaker

Sugar and Spice- The Islands of the Grenadines

A set of small scattered islands, so linear in formation that early European explorers referred to them as “the birds”, the Grenadines are a diverse and beautiful part of the lesser-travelled Caribbean. Stretching across the sea in a long chain from the sleepy country of Grenada up to elegant St. Vincent, the Grenadines offer authentic island life without domination by the mega-hotels and large cruise ports that have become commonplace in many of the surrounding nations. From remote reefs and charming colonial villages to one of the most renowned celebrity holiday destinations, experiencing these unique isles inevitably leaves visitors with a new perspective of what the Caribbean has to offer. The southernmost point of the chain, the country of Grenada is known as The Spice Isle, from its long history as a source of cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg, first as a French and then British colony

Sugar and Spice- The Islands of the Grenadines

Ahe Atoll Motu, French Polynesia – US$ 640,000

A sleepy coral atoll home to just a single village, Ahe Atoll is an off-the-beaten track part of one of the world’s most gorgeous island nations. Located at the northern tip of the Tuamotu Archipelago, the little atoll forms a closed ring with a clear lagoon in the centre, accessible by just a single entry point for ships. And sailors have always been fond of this outlying archipelago, including the famous French navigator and author Bernard Moitessier. An icon among sailors, he came across Ahe on one of his many South Pacific voyages, and was so struck by the abundant beauty and peaceful way of life that he stayed for years

Ahe Atoll Motu, French Polynesia – US$ 640,000

Annual Private Island Charity Auction

One of the most glamorous occasions on the London society calendar, the Macmillan Christmas Celebrity Stocking Auction is a unique charitable event that Private Islands Inc. is proud to be participating in for the second year. Held on Dec. 2nd by the fantastic Macmillan Cancer Support organization, the auction raises much-needed funds for medical and care support for people living with cancer

Annual Private Island Charity Auction

Segway Inventor Dean Kamen’s Private Island

The idea of a brilliant visionary secluding himself on a private island is an old one, from Doctor Moreau’s tropical isle of genetic mishaps, to the secret lair of James Bond’s arch nemesis Dr. No. But few would argue that inventor Dean Kamen qualifies as an evil super villain. Holder of more than 150 patents including the Segway, Kamen is a pioneer not only in the field of eco-friendly transportation, but is also the engineer of invaluable medical and robotic devices like prosthetic limbs and mobility chairs

Segway Inventor Dean Kamen’s Private Island