Jad Davenport is one of the most well-traveled writer/photographers in the world. Over the years, he's written numerous articles, taken thousands of photos and shot beautiful video of his island adventures for ISLANDS magazine and islands.com. So when he returned from the Solomon Islands with a straight-from-the-movies story, he created a movie trailer. Click on the screenshot below to go to Jad's Solomon Islands video, posted on Facebook. It's exciting stuff. In the meantime, you can relive some of Jad's other adventures in his stories linked below.
After a long flight, five days of exploring and getting muddy in rice paddies, staff photographer, Zach Stovall, found peace and relaxation not only from the spas and resorts, but also from contagious smiles and spirituality of the Balinese people.
Some people actually do sail off onto the sunset. Take Mark and Liesbet Collaert. The Bay Area couple first sailed away from San Francisco in 2005, but their monohull boat wasn’t right. They set sail again in 2007 aboard their 35-foot catamaran Irie, and have been at sea ever since, visiting more than 100 islands. So we asked them: Which were your favorites? That drew a silence. So we shrunk our question. Here Liesbet ranks their Top 10 Caribbean islands. And yep, they saw most all of ’em.
Islands contributor Hart Roberts is big on fishing. But after a stay at Fly Fish Guanaja, he couldn't stop talking about the other offerings that make this private island a nature lover's paradise. From snorkeling to surfing (oh, and the best sunset views), here's why Guanaja is more than just a fishing destination.