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20 of the Best Islands to Visit in South East Asia

October 30, 2015

One of the best ways to rejuvenate and purely enjoy the moment is to relax on a beach and enjoy the happy vibes islands bring.  Luckily, South East Asia has hundreds of beautiful islands to choose from.  Below are 20 of the best islands to explore and re-charge before heading back to daily life.

1. Railay, Thailand

2. Koh Russei, Cambodia

3. Bunaken, Indonesia

4. Cat Ba Island, Vietnam

5. Lampi Island, Myanmar

6. Koh Tao, Thailand

7. Penang, Malaysia

8. Alor, Indonesia

9. Bohol, Philippines

10. Cebu, Philippines

11. Koh Lanta, Thailand

12. Berhala Island, Malaysia

13. Hon Tre, Vietnam

14. Palawan, Philippines

15. Lombok, Indonesia

16. Tioman Island, Malaysia

17. Macleod Island, Myanmar

18. Koh Rung, Cambodia

19. Koh Samui, Thailand

20. Java, Indonesia


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