The Philippines's Palawan Island was voted the no. 1 island in the world by Condé Nast Traveler readers—and with pictures like these, you can easily see why.
Visiting the world's most beautiful island
Visiting Palawan, the Philippines: The most beautiful island in the world
"It’s no wonder Palawan ranked as the most beautiful island in the world this year, as the clear aquamarine water, limestone cliffs, and lagoons of the island province of the Philippines are only the most basic highlights," says contributing editor Cynthia Drescher. "Palawan is home to nature reserves on both land and sea, with dolphins just offshore, marine gardens of giant clam, sea turtles nesting on white sand beaches, 600 species of butterflies, and lush palm forest like a Gilligan’s Island fever dream."