Private island paradise

An island in the sun is not just for millionaires: if you are willing to rough it, there are more affordable options, writes Tina-Marie O’Neill.

19th December, 2014

It’s a common misconception that private islands are the exclusive domain of millionaires and celebrities – a status symbol out of reach of the average Joe. However, that couldn’t be further from the truth, according to Sabine Rollinger of Vladi Private Islands, a German-based private island property specialist that has been operating since 1971.

“Our long list of low-budget islands proves it’s definitely possible to be a private-island owner and still have...

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