"A most incredible island!" Top 5 Page for this destination Socotra by SocotraRandy
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I came to the island out of curiousity, and stayed because I thought this had to be one of the most incredible places on earth, and after three months here, I still feel the same. Being only one of nine foreigners on the island is a rather interesting experience, and as one of the few foreigners to visit this island, a rather awe inspiring experience. The local people are warm and friendly, the island so unique that there is a strong and concerted effort underway to protect it. Whether or not it succeeds is another question, but I can only hope they succeed.
- Pros:Untouched, unspoiled, unknown, incredibly unique, non-political
- Cons:hard to get to.
- In a nutshell:If you get to choose only one place to visit, pick Socotra!
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