Results for "Vashon Island"

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  • Ile d'Orleans

    World Directory, North America, Canada, Quebec, Quebec

    Ile d'Orleans is located in the Saint Lawrence River about 20 km to the east of Quebec City's downtown, Quebec, Canada.



  • Newfoundland

    World Directory, North America, Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador, Newfoundland

    The place where land, water and sky embrace like old friends. And the edge of North America holds an adventure as big as the sky. Exploring Newfoundland and Labrador brings you closer to your true self. This is a big place with a lot to see and do, so take your time. Discover the common thread. You'll find it hiking the rugged coast while whales frolic in the ocean at your feet, dancing jigs and reels, eating food with funny-sounding names, gazing at a glacier-carved fjord, and in the orange silence of the autumn forest as you listen for moose.


  • Santorini

    World Directory, Europe, Greece, Cyclades, Cyclades

    The world famous island of Santorini is the southern most island of the Cycladic group in the Aegean Sea, and is located 63 nautical miles north of Crete. Its surface area is 73 sq. km. and its population, distributed among thirteen villages, just exceeds thirteen thousand six hundred souls, according to the census of 2001.


  • Ischia

    World Directory, Europe, Italy, Campania, Naples

    Ischia, Capri, Procida and Vivara: these are the partenopean island in the bay of Naples. To the north of the gulf are situated Ischia, Procida and Vivara, looking toward the "Flegrea"coast (and "Flegree" is their name), while in the sotuh of the gulf, opposite to the Sorrento peninsula, lays Capri.


  • Tazacorte

    World Directory, Europe, Spain, Canary Islands, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

    Tazacorte is a municipality situated on the western coast of the island of La Palma. La Palma forms part of the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, which is in the Canary Islands. Tazacorte is connected to both of the major roadways on the island, that which encircles the island as well as a road that crosses the island roughly at its center.


  • Bali

    World Directory, Asia, Indonesia, Lesser Sunda Islands, Bali

    Bali, a tropical island in the Indonesian archipelago, is so picturesque and immaculate it could almost be a painted backdrop. It has rice paddies tripping down hillsides like giant steps, volcanoes soaring up through the clouds, dense tropical jungle, long sandy beaches, warm blue water, crashing surf and friendly people who don't just have a culture but actually live it. In Bali spirits come out to play in the moonlight, every night is a festival and even a funeral is an opportunity to have a good time.


  • Iriomote

    World Directory, Asia, Japan, Kyushu, Okinawa

    Iriomote is the largest of the Yaeyama Islands and the second largest in Okinawa Prefecture after Okinawa Island itself.


  • Sentosa

    World Directory, Asia, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

    Sentosa, which means peace and tranquillity in Malay, is a popular island resort in Singapore, visited by some five million people a year.


  • Koh Tao

    World Directory, Asia, Thailand, Surat Thani, Surat Thani

    Ko Tao (also often Koh Tao, literally "Turtle Island") is an island in Thailand located near the eastern shore of the Gulf of Thailand. It covers an area of about 21 km². Administratively it forms a tambon within the district (Amphoe) Ko Pha Ngan of Surat Thani Province. As of 2006 its official population number is 1382. The main settlement is Ban Mae Hat.


  • Rarotonga

    World Directory, Oceania, Cook Islands, Cook Islands, Rarotonga

    Since Rarotonga is the youngest island in the Cook Islands southern group it is physically unlike its other volcanic neighbors where erosion and periodic submersions have reduced mountains to gentle hills. Rarotonga's central massif is the eroded remains of a once mighty volcanic pyramid whose crags now form sawtooth peaks and razorback ridges covered with tropical jungle. These are separated by streams running down steep valleys.