Gozo ranked third out of top ten islands Europe – Travellers Choice Award
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Gozo has been ranked third in the top islands Europe – Travellers’ Choice Islands awards, announced today by TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel site*.
TripAdvisor revealed the winners of Travellers’ Choice Islands, which were based on reviews and opinions of millions of travellers
Lewis and Harris island was named among the world winners of the Travellers’ Choice Islands awards, they beat tropical rivals in Thailand, Chile and Madagascar to be included in the top five islands in the world, also making it the number one island in Europe.
Scottish Isles were among the best performing in the world, with the Orkney Islands mainland and the Isle of Mull also named among Europe’s top ten.
In its second year, the Travellers’ Choice Island awards winners are determined based on the quality and quantity of the most highly-rated hotels, restaurants, and attractions listed for each island on TripAdvisor gathered during a 12-month period.
Ambergris Caye in Belize has been crowned the number one island in the world for the second year running. The largest island in Belize, Ambergris Caye boasts spectacular caves, winding waterfalls, tropical rainforest and hundreds of limestone caves. The island also claims the second largest coral reef system in the world.
TripAdvisor’s Top 10 European islands
1. Lewis and Harris, Scotland
2. Naxos, Greece
3. Island of Gozo, Malta
4. Orkney Islands, Scotland
5. Milos, Greece
6. Cephalonia, Greece
7. Santorini, Greece
8. Island of Capri, Italy
9. Isle of Mull, Scotland
10. Paros, Greece
Photograph by Alain Salvary