From its No.4 ranking in 2011, Boracay Island jumps to the No.1 spot of the World's Best Islands of 2012 in the Travel + Leisure Magazine readers' survey. Boracay jumps over Santorini of Greece and Bali of Indonesia, which were last year's No.1 and No.2, respectively.
Besides being a beautiful island, Boracay Island's local residents, is one if not the friendliest in the world.
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2012 Ten World's Best Islands
Rank '11 NAME
1 4 Boracay, Philippines
2 2 Bali
3 10 Galápagos
4 9 Maui
5 5 Great Barrier Reef Islands, Australia
6 1 Santorini, Greece
7 8 Kauai
8 7 Big Island, Hawaii
9 6 Sicily, Italy
10 - Vancouver Island, British Columbia
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