7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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In our previous posts we wrote a lot about the Mediterranean and its beauty, from amazing cities and ports to beautiful small islands. In this post we will show you more amazing Mediterranean islands: Ibiza, Mallorca, Minorca, Sardinia, Cyprus, Corsica and Lesbos. Not all of these islands are major tourist destinations, but all are worth visiting.

Ibiza

Ibiza is a Spanish island located in the western Mediterranean, about 80 kilometers from the Spanish mainland. Ibiza is mostly popular among young travelers, due to its amazing nightlife.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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Mallorca

Mallorca is also a Spanish island. It is the largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago in the western Mediterranean. It has population of about 870,000 and about 6 million visitors every year.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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Minorca

Minorca is the third island of the Balearic Islands archipelago, located east of Mallorca. It hasa  population of only about 95,000.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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Sardinia

Sardinia is the second largest island in the Mediterranean sea and  is part of Italy. It is located west of the Italian mainland and south of Corsica.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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Cyprus

Cyprus is an island country located in the eastern Mediterranean. It is the third largest and third most populated island in the Mediterranean. Cyprus has a population made up mostly of Greeks and Turks. Cyprus is also home to UK military bases.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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Corsica

Corsica is a French island, located west of Italy and southeast of the French mainland. It is famous as the birthplace of Napoléon Bonaparte.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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Lesbos

Lesbos is a Greek island located in eastern Augean sea, near Turkish coast.

7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

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7 Amazing Mediterranean Islands

Photo credit: Ronald Saunders

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