MDI Named 25th Best Island in the World
An international travel magazine says the largest island in Maine is also one of the best islands on earth. Mount Desert Island is ranked 25th in Travel & Leisure magazine’s article, “World’s Best Islands.The magazine touts MDI as a great place to hike, cycle and kayak. It also lists Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor as two highlights on the island.The number one island in the world is Palawan in the Philipines, which is actually a chain of 1,780 islands. The best islands’ list was determined by magazine readers.