#3: The Maldives (Indian Ocean)
We’re still scratching our head why this isn’t No. 1 on the list, but we’ll take the top three. The island nation fears rising sea levels could put its future in jeopardy, so you may want to put this one on your bucket list for sure.
Turquoise waters, perfect white beaches and oceanfront villas and cabins that bring a new level of luxury to your vacation await. The islands are literally postcard perfect, and you’ll want to stay a lifetime — or at least another trip or two.