The two most prestigious travel magazines have made their picks of the best island. What do you think? Travel + Leisure vs. Conde Nast Traveler:
Top Islands in Continental U.S. and Canada (not including Hawaii)
|1||2||Vancouver Island, British Columbia||87.48|
|2||–||Mount Desert Island, Maine||86.91|
|3||4||San Juan Islands, Washington||85.13|
|5||–||Kiawah Island, South Carolina||82.93|
– means that the winner was not among the top-ranked in this category last year.
denotes a World’s Best Awards debut.
denotes a rate of $250 or less
denotes Hall of Fame
Conde Nast Traveler magazine’s Top Five Island in the U.S. (Including Hawaii)
1. Maui, Hawaii – Readers’ Choice score 92.1
2. Kauai, Hawaii – Readers’ Choice score 90.0
3. Kiawah Island, South Carolina – Readers’ Choice score 86.6
4.(tie) Big Island, Hawaii – Readers’ Choice score 85.8
4.(tie) Oahu, Hawaii – Readers’ Choice score 85.8