Following are different islands from all over the world……… Let’s see one by one………..


EASTER ISLAND………….

This island is a Polynesian triangle, Chile. And it’s a world heritage site and one of the most isolated inhabited islands in history.

It is of total 3,600 km west of continental Chile and 2,075 km  east of Pitcairn. Now a days it is a Chilean-governed island. This is a world heritage site with much of the island protected by the Rapa Nui National Park.

This is first settled by a small party of Polynesians. This island  is one of the youngest inhabited territories on Earth and for most of its history it was the most isolated inhabited territory on Earth……………

Below one is very beautifull look of this island…………

MALDIVE ISLANDS……………

This is the paradisiac island nation with 1,192 islets. And this is an island nation consisting of a group of atolls in the Indian Ocean. The Maldives is located south of Lakshadweep islands of India.

This island is of total 700 km  south-west of Sri Lanka. Twenty-six atolls of the Maldives  encompass a territory featuring 1,192 islets, roughly two hundred of which are inhabited by local communities.

Originally the inhabitants were Buddhist but their was also Islam that were introduced in 1153. Later it became a Portuguese in 1558, Dutch in 1654, and British in 1887 colonial possession. In 1965, the Maldives obtained independence from Britain…………….

ALCATRAZ ISLAND……….

This is an island which is from  USA & is a home to the first lighthouse on the Pacific Coast.Alcatraz Island is also referred to as simply Alcatraz or by its pop-culture name that is  The Rock.

This island is a small island located in the middle of San Francisco Bay in California from United States. It served as a lighthouse, which is  then a military fortification, and then a military prison followed by a federal prison until 1963 year when it became a national recreation area. Juan de Ayala  was the first European who discovered this island in 1775 & he named the island as “La Isla de los Alcatraces” which means “Island of the Pelicans”.


The discovery of gold in California in 1848 brought thousands of ships to San Francisco Bay, creating an urgent need for a navigational lighthouse……………




SEALAND ……..

This is world’s smallest island. The Principality of Sealand is an island and a micronation. This is island is located on HM Fort Roughs, a former Maunsell Sea Fort located in the North Sea 10 km  off the coast of Suffolk, England, in what is claimed as territorial waters using a twelve-nautical-mile radius.

The installation has been occupied by associates and family of Paddy Roy Bates who are a former radio broadcaster and former British Army Major, who claims that it is a sovereign and independent state…………….

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