Island Records

A virtual journey across the globe hopping from island to island gleaning photos and facts as we go!


Livø

Population of 10; part of Denmark; 0.5 square miles.

Interesting fact: Denmark’s Socialist People’s Party (SF) organises a three week annual summer camp on the island.

(via Nordic Light | Flickr - Photo Sharing!)

Filed in: Denmark Livø Livø Island Island Nordic Norse Danish Socialist SF Socialist People's Party Beach Lake Fjord Limfjord Northern Stones Pebbles Sand Shore Time Lapse Blur Sky Sunset Sunrise Sun

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source: Flickr / andersen_per

Livø

Population of 10; part of Denmark; 0.5 square miles.

Interesting fact: Denmark’s Socialist People’s Party (SF) organises a three week annual summer camp on the island.

(via Nordic Light | Flickr - Photo Sharing!)

Minami-Tori-shima

Population of 0; part of Japan; 0.51 square miles.

Interesting fact: this easternmost island of Japan is strategic as it enables them to claim a large area of ocean territory.

island of Minami-Tori-Shima (Marcus Island) (by tormentor4555)

Filed in: Japan Minami-Tori-shima Minami Tori Shima Island Marcus Island Pacific Ocean Sea Black and White B&W B+W Black White Grey Gray Greyscale Aerial Plane Landing Strip Runway Clouds Pacific Ocean Japanese Territory Marcus Strategy

source: flickr.com

Minami-Tori-shima

Population of 0; part of Japan; 0.51 square miles.

Interesting fact: this easternmost island of Japan is strategic as it enables them to claim a large area of ocean territory.

island of Minami-Tori-Shima (Marcus Island) (by tormentor4555)

San Andrés

Population of 67,912; part of Colombia; 10 square miles.

Interesting fact: the first Western settlers on the island were the English Puritans.

Ready For Takeoff (by Viking-)

Filed in: Colombia San Andrés Puritans English English Puritans San Andres San Andres Caribbean Sea Ocean Clouds Plane Take Off Aeroplane Flight Landing Aerial Island Tropical Beautiful Turquoise Blue Sea Turquoise Sea Houses Beach Reef Shadows

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source: Flickr / kenneth-

San Andrés

Population of 67,912; part of Colombia; 10 square miles.

Interesting fact: the first Western settlers on the island were the English Puritans.

Ready For Takeoff (by Viking-)

Beata Island

population of 0; part of the Dominican Republic; 10 square miles.

Interesting fact: the island was discovered by westerners when Christopher Columbus came across it on his second voyage.

Isla Beata (by EaseTheMain)

Filed in: Dominican Republic Beata Island Beta Dominican Republic Island Sea Ocean Caribbean Summer Sun Clouds Blue Blue Sea Beautiful Shore Coast Haiti Turquoise Cloudy Beach Sand Paradise Tropical

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source: flickr.com

Beata Island

population of 0; part of the Dominican Republic; 10 square miles.

Interesting fact: the island was discovered by westerners when Christopher Columbus came across it on his second voyage.

Isla Beata (by EaseTheMain)

Nikumaroro

Population of 0; part of Kiribati; 1.64 square miles.

Interesting fact: there is a theory that aviator Amelia Earhart landed and died on the island after failing to reach Howland Island.

ke_5230731_Blacktip_Reef_Shark (by delwyn2)

Filed in: Kiribati Nikumaroro Amelia Earhart Earhart Plane Aeroplane Flight Nikumaroro Atoll Coral Plane Crash Disappearance Pilot Phoenix Phoenix Islands Uninhabited Desert Island Deserted Lagoon Shark Blacktip Reef Shark Reef Reef Shark Shallows Sea Ocean Pacific Pacific Island Tropical Tropical Island Howland Island

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source: flickr.com

Nikumaroro

Population of 0; part of Kiribati; 1.64 square miles.

Interesting fact: there is a theory that aviator Amelia Earhart landed and died on the island after failing to reach Howland Island.

ke_5230731_Blacktip_Reef_Shark (by delwyn2)

Majuro Atoll

Population of 30,000; part of the Marshall Islands; 3.75 square miles.

Interesting fact: a processing plant on the island is experimenting with making coconut oil into a viable alternative to diesel.

majuro in the marshall islands (by Christopher.Michel)

Filed in: Marshall Islands Majuro Majuro Atoll Atoll Island Palm Trees Palms Coconut Coconut Oil Alternative Fuels Diesel Sea Ocean Pacific Ocean Tropical Tropical Island Tropics Pacific Island South Pacific Marshall Marshalls Lagoon Coral Blue Sky Blue Sea Blue Clouds Cloud Trees Paradise

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source: Flickr / cmichel67

Majuro Atoll

Population of 30,000; part of the Marshall Islands; 3.75 square miles.

Interesting fact: a processing plant on the island is experimenting with making coconut oil into a viable alternative to diesel.

majuro in the marshall islands (by Christopher.Michel)

Ko Phayam

Population of 650; part of Thailand; 6.76 square miles.

Interesting fact: the two main bays on the island are Aow Yai and Aow Khao Kwai (Sunset bay and Buffalo bay respectively).

Thailand Ko Phayam (by o.melchert)

Filed in: Thailand Koh Phayam Phayam Island Thai Bay Beach Sand Shore Seaside Coast Sunset Boats Sea Indian Ocean Ocean Beautiful Paradise Tropical Buffalo Sunrise Dusk Colours Colour Color Colors Hues Reflection

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source: flickr.com

Ko Phayam

Population of 650; part of Thailand; 6.76 square miles.

Interesting fact: the two main bays on the island are Aow Yai and Aow Khao Kwai (Sunset bay and Buffalo bay respectively).

Thailand Ko Phayam (by o.melchert)

Carmen Island

Population of 169,466; part of Mexico; 56 square miles.

Interesting fact: the city on the island, Ciudad del Carmen, celebrated its 150th birthday as a city in 2006.

Approach into the Ciudad del Carmen airport (by unit2345)

Filed in: Mexico Carmen Island Carmen Ciudad del Carmen Airport Planes Aeroplanes Island Beach Airtstrip Landing Strip Runway Mexican Hazy Sunny Sea Caribbean

source: Flickr / unit2345

Carmen Island

Population of 169,466; part of Mexico; 56 square miles.

Interesting fact: the city on the island, Ciudad del Carmen, celebrated its 150th birthday as a city in 2006.

Approach into the Ciudad del Carmen airport (by unit2345)

Sugar Island

Population of 683; part of USA; 49.44 square miles.

Interesting fact: Sugar Island was nominated to be a possible location for the headquarters of the UN in 1945.

House On Sugar Island (by Beautifulbert)

Filed in: USA Sugar Island Sugar Island Lake George Lake Nicolet Canada House Yellow House Wooden Reflection Tree Rural UN Lake

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source: Flickr / italiangirl1961

Sugar Island

Population of 683; part of USA; 49.44 square miles.

Interesting fact: Sugar Island was nominated to be a possible location for the headquarters of the UN in 1945.

House On Sugar Island (by Beautifulbert)

Furugelm Island

Population of 0; part of Russia; 0.73 square miles.

Interesting fact: being very near the border of North Korea, it is also referred to as the last Russian island.

Furulgelm Island (by Laika ac)

Filed in: Russia Furugelm Island Furulgelm Island Island Sea Ocean Japan Sea North Korea Uninhabited Desert Island Deserted Sea of Japan Derelict Rundown Abandoned Trees Beach Bay

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source: flickr.com

Furugelm Island

Population of 0; part of Russia; 0.73 square miles.

Interesting fact: being very near the border of North Korea, it is also referred to as the last Russian island.

Furulgelm Island (by Laika ac)