The US online newspaper, Huffington Post, has cited Mai Chau and Phu Quoc among 45 of the Most Stunning Paradises in the World.
Wildhearted said, "Tucked away in the Northern hills of Vietnam, Mai Chau in an area untouched by tourism and the hustle and bustle of the nation's larger cities. I was fortunate enough to do a home stay with a minority tribe in July 2014, which was one of the most eye opening and life changing experiences I've had to date. I loved it so much I'll be returning this spring!"
Phu Quoc Island. Blogger Yokomeshi shared, "This photo was taken at Long beach on Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam and is completely my definition of Paradise!"
El Nido, Philippines – Two Monkeys Travel Group, "El Nido,Palawan is hailed as one of the top island destinations in the Philippines and the world. El Nido is truly a heaven on Earth. Pictures won't do justice to this paradise."
Interlaken, Switzerland - Wander With Laura, "Taken in Interlaken, Switzerland, the feeling of peace you get looking out at this stunning landscape is incomparable. This view cemented Switzerland in my heart as one of the most beautiful countries in the world."
Punta Uva, Costa Rica – Beck What The Hell, "Punta Uva is a beautiful beach just a short bike ride (around 10km) outside of Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. Perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking, and you can even rent the equipment on-site!"
Bodrum, Turkey – The World Pursuit, "Paradise is walking around the empty alleyways of Bodrum. Taking in all the beautiful white and blue buildings, surrounded with cobblestone at your feet."
Shetland, Scotland – Elizabeths Kitchen Diary, "My idea of paradise is sea kayaking in flat calm seas under the midnight sun in Shetland, an island archipelago located at 60 degrees North, exploring sea caves and arches along the wild and rugged coast of RonasVoe."
Stavanger, Norway – Sidles Adventures, "Stavanger, is one of the most stunning paradises around the world, it is the most beautiful place we have ever traveled to. Not just for it's natural beauty, but also, the feeling of awe you get when you're at the top of the Pulpit Rock looking down at the Fjords."
Meeru, Maldives – Tourism With Me, "Meeru is an island in the Malé atoll, a paradise of white sand beaches, a coral reef, parrot fishes and coral reef sharks. Maldives equals to relax, being comfortable and having time for yourself."
Andros Island, Bahamas – Cosmos Mariners: Destination Unknown, "If paradise means deserted white sand beaches, scuba diving, fishing, and crystal clear water, look no further than Andros Island, Bahamas! Explore the once forgotten (and now rediscovered) village of Red Bays, tour the Androsia Fabric Factory for the perfect souvenir, and go hunting for the real Captain Morgan's gold at Morgan's Bluff. "