Two New England islands have left an enormous impression on Journey + Leisure readers.
Journey + Leisure launched the outcomes of its annual World’s Greatest Awards on Wednesday and the native islands made the record of high 10 islands within the continental U.S.
Mount Desert Island in Maine ranked No. 2, outranked solely by Hilton Head, S.C., which has held the No. 1 spot on this record for 4 years in a row. Nantucket ranked No. 6.
Readers rated the islands in keeping with their actions and sights, pure points of interest and seashores, meals, friendliness, and general worth.
“What all the locations on this yr’s record have in widespread is a decidedly laid-back vibe,” T+L wrote.
The 2019 World’s Greatest journey survey was obtainable on-line from Nov. 5, 2018 to March four, 2019. A numerical rating was decided primarily based on the rankings, and T+L tabulated the outcomes with analysis agency M&RR. Readers additionally rated airways, airports, automotive rental businesses, cruise ships, vacation spot spas, motels, resort manufacturers, cities, tour operators, and safari outfitters. The outcomes will seem within the August challenge of Journey + Leisure.
View the complete record of high 10 islands within the continental U.S.