Salina, which hosts our recommended hotels in the Aeolian Islands, provides a good base for day trips to the other more-remote islands in the archipelago.
Our writer visited the island of Salina, in Italy's Aeolian Islands, with the help of a guide, who had deep knowledge of its history, geology and architecture.
The Aeolian Islands lure discerning international travelers because they remain so unspoiled and authentic. Our writer visited three hotels on two of them.
A necklace of seven volcanic peaks, rising from the Mediterranean off the coast of Sicily, the Aeolian Islands are an alluring and relaxing destination.
A 30-minute helicopter ride from Belize City is the newly opened Gladden Private Island, a 3,000-square-foot refuge offering 100 percent privacy for one couple.
Capofaro Locanda & Malvasia, an elegant inn on the island of Salina, just converted its 19th-century lighthouse into six more rooms overlooking the Aeolian sea.
The Resort at Paws Up debuts the Island Lodge at Salmon Lake, a center for summer activities that is a 15-minute drive from the main resort.
The newly opened Sundy Praia resort lets visitors discover the untapped beauty of Sao Tome and Principe, an island nation off the coast of West Africa.
The Mediterranean islands of France are some of the most beautiful and romantic destinations in the world. Here are 5 undiscovered gems.
South African-born hotelier James McBride divulges a surfer's secret to Mr. Harper. Sumba. This island east of Bali is one of the last unexplored territories.
Mr. Harper reports on travel news from around the world including Cousine Islands reinvention, Four Season Lanai's opening and the new Six Senses Bhutan.
On the heels of Mr. Harper's recent visit, the Harper Traveler talks with our hotel partners on three of the most spectacular caribbean islands of the Bahamas.
Crystalline waters, tropical breezes, endless beaches, and rum by the barrelful—the Caribbean is paradise found.
A video of Island-Hopping in the Caribbean as reviewed in the November 2014 issue of the Hideaway Report.
The Fisher Island ferry leaves from a dock a few hundred yards from Miami’s cruise ship terminal and just a short drive from the madding crowds of South Beach.
In need of a beach fix? Check into this exclusive sanctuary on a remote 3,200-acre private island.
Lizard Island is a sophisticated resort on a remote 2,500-acre island surrounded by white-sand beaches and crystalline lagoons.
If you’re considering making your next getaway an island experience, you need not think only of far-flung destinations with long, often expensive flights.
When we first visited the Turks and Caicos more than 30 years ago, few people had ever heard of this British Overseas Territory tucked just south of the Bahamas, a 90-minute flight from Miami. On our inaugural visit in January 1981, we had to fly to Grand Turk, which then contained most of the archipelago’s 7,500 inhabitants, to catch a puddle jumper to the island of Providenciales, a process that took two days, thanks to the pilot initially taking off with insufficient fuel and being obliged to return!