Our agency was founded based on the love of destinations our owner discovered. Keeley had a vision to travel to top island destinations around the world. Like all wanderlusters, her must-visit destination list is always growing! These are the top featured destinations by Islands and Villas.
To create travel itineraries to our top destinations, Islands and Villas creates travel packages with travel industry partners. We provide a travel service that guides, researches, coordinates and manages travel packages for worldwide travelers. Learn more about what's included in a travel package below.
For many travelers, their introduction to Hawaii and the start of a great vacation begins on Oahu. Spend time along Waikiki Beach, go deep-sea fishing, hunt for souvenirs in open-air markets and high-rise shopping centers and dine at a wide variety of excellent restaurants. Hotels on Oahu vary from classic beach resorts to condos and secluded hideaways.
Twice the size of all other Hawaiian islands combined, this island of adventure offers experiences found nowhere else on Earth. Stroll along striking black- and green-sand beaches; view Kilauea volcano, one of the most active in the world; or play golf on courses that were once lava fields. Downtown Hilo offers an array of museums, galleries and performance venues, including beautiful orchid gardens.
Maui is truly an enchanted paradise. A dormant volcano, endless tropical beaches, supreme golf options, fantastic shopping, and lush, vibrant rainforests make Maui a genuine jewel in the Pacific. The accommodations are just as varied as the landscapes. Choose from charming condominiums with all the comforts of home, to high-end luxurious resorts, with no service or amenity left out.
Secluded beaches, fragrant flowers, cascading waterfalls, and an unhurried pace make the Garden Island of Kauai a tropical paradise. Numerous geological surprises await you including Waimea Canyon, known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, and Mt. Waialeale, located within a tropical rain forest. There's also the rugged Na Pali Coast, which can only be viewed by helicopter or boat. Elsewhere on Kauai you'll find familiar views — Lumahai Beach, where parts of South Pacific were filmed, the mystical Hanalei Bay, breathtaking Bali Hai and the waterfalls used in the opening scenes of Jurassic Park.
*Traveled by Keeley
Imagine exploring a labyrinth of islands with whitewashed alleyways, sugar-cube houses, blue-domed churches, Venetian castles, pots of pink and purple bougainvillea and breathtaking views. Top islands include Corfu, Crete, Mykonos, Santorini, and Rhodes. Island to island, travelers are immersed in culture, history, art, architecture and stunning landscapes.
The largest of the Italian islands, Sicily is both a delightful and delicious destination. Encircled by the mesmerizing Mediterranean Sea and full of charming local culture, its varied landscape and lemon trees make it one of Europe’s most alluring destinations. Combined with treasured archaeological sites, charming villages, more than a dozen offshore islands, dramatic volcanoes, and the exotic flavors of Sicilian food, offer a stunning setting for an amazing vacation. Whether you’re seeking adventure, romance or an epicurean escape, Sicily has something for everyone.
Sardinia is the second largest island of Italy and its covered in miraculous coastlines. There are twenty-four thousand miles of forest in the middle of the Mediterranean sea. This sophisticated island is known for its beautiful beaches, local fine dining and traditional culture. Including Sardinia in your Enjoy time sightseeing in the charming Italian island town. Spend time soaking up the Mediterranean sun on the beaches, and hike to see gorgeous hidden waterfalls. Sardinia is an off-the-beaten-path bucket list destination.
Slovenia is an undiscovered travel gem with picturesque landscapes and a variety of activities. From its breathtaking scenery to its vibrant capital, it is well worth traveling to this amazing country. Yearound, you can find preferable climates and fruitful, fresh ingredients. Slovenia is a great destination for outdoor-lovers, foodies and wine enthusiasts. During your stay, don't miss seeing the sunset.
This beautiful Central European country is alongside the Adriatic Sea and features gorgeous beaches, historical points, picturesque parks, and delicious food. Croatia is home to wonderous islands like the Dalmatian Islands. This destination is appealing to adventure-lovers and nature-seekers. Around the country, you can find fine dining, wine and coffee. Croatia also has ancient sites to famous filming locations.
Saint Lucia showcases towering mountains, a drive-through volcano, powder-white beaches and lush valleys blanketed in tropical green. To that, add pampering in full-service resorts that overlook shimmering aquamarine waters as far as the eye can see. There are two sides to Saint Lucia. The north side is filled with bustling markets by day and dotted with beachside bars by night. From the popular Reduit Beach to the former pirate hideout that is now Pigeon Island National Park, the north is a happening place. The southern coast is much more tranquil, perfect for honeymoons and romantic celebrations with quiet beaches, secluded coves and jungle canopies.
From Junkanoo festivities and spectacular sporting events to mouth-watering cuisine, there’s always something happening in Nassau. For a true Bahamian experience, just relax. Whether you are looking for a sophisticated resort or a secluded beach, vibrant nightlife or the perfect pool, colonial charm or tropical-island beauty, you'll find it here.
Located a stone’s throw from Paradise Island, Nassau offers a unique blend of international glamour and tropical ambiance to give you the freedom to do absolutely everything or nothing at all.
Scattered just south of the Bahamas, Turks & Caicos Islands are perfect for travelers looking for solitude. Here, nestled in warm, turquoise waters, lies an abundance of unspoiled tropical beauty. With only eight out of the 40 islands inhabited, Turks & Caicos hosts miles of unexplored, deserted beaches. The most developed island, Providenciales is home to the famous 12-mile Grace Bay Beach, the Princess Alexandra Marine Park and a host of local restaurants. There’s something for everyone when you choose a Turks & Caicos vacation, including activities for families like sailing, windsurfing, deep-sea fishing, touring a conch farm and so much more.
There are about 30 travel-able islands and 15 well-developed islands to tour in the Philippines. Some islands offer off-the-beaten-path itineraries, while others are exotic luxury vacation spots for travelers. Each island has its own atmosphere, culture and history. Islands and Villas creates unique itineraries to help you explore the best views of the Philippines. From deserted beaches to big cities and dream-worthy waterfall hikes, the Philippine Islands has it all. We make magical and mystical travel dreams possible, and this destination tops them all. Nothing like you’ve ever seen before, the islands here are comprised of jagged cliffs sporadically covered in lush green overgrowth next to bright white sand beaches and turquoise water. Genuinely breathtaking and awe-inspiring, your time spent in the Philippines will feel like you’re in true paradise.
Panama City is the oldest Spanish settlement on the mainland of the Americas. Today, Panama City—with its famed canal, sleek skyscrapers and Old Quarter, bountiful natural beauty, and spicy cultural mix—is a thriving commercial hub and tourist destination, with tropical jungles, Pacific beaches, and dozens of other great places to visit within 2 hours of the mainland city. The 19th-century Art Deco, Colonial, Caribbean, and French buildings of the Old Quarter and the ruins of the original city, Panama Viejo, offer history lovers fascinating evidence of the city’s European past—and excursions to Mayan ruins or Indian villages outside the city limits take visitors even farther back into history.
South of Bangkok, along the western coast of Thailand, lies a sun-and sand-lover's paradise—the island of Phuket, a tourist favorite island in Thailand. Here you'll find 6 spectacular beaches, resorts ranging from casual to chic, and clear, turquoise waters perfect for diving. After the excitement of Bangkok, Phuket is the perfect getaway to relax and rejuvenate. With a selection of dining options as varied as the culture surrounding Thailand, food lovers will enjoy a range of options from local Thai food to Swedish cuisine. Take in the beautiful scenery as you relax on the beach and enjoy a book or a nice cool drink. With a wide selection of beaches to choose from, you'll have no trouble winding down for a lazy day soaking up the sun. Don't forget to indulge yourself as well with a wide variety of shops and market options to choose from.