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10 Luxury Islands That Are Surprisingly Affordable

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We've never had such a good excuse to ditch the real world.

We always thought our living-on-an-island dreams would stay forever plunked on a Pinterest board, but now, there's reason to believe that actually living on a luxury island is totally possible.

The folks at Samujana Retreats and Residences recently named the world's top 10 luxury islands, and the prices of average day-to-day activities -- from meals to beers to adventure excursions -- are, shockingly, lower than we ever dreamed.

Pack up your yachts, people. We're moving (or at least taking a super long vacation) to the tropics.

Vanua Levu, Fiji
Average price of a beer: $1
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Coron, Philippines
Starting price for an island-hopping tour: $15
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Langkawi, Malaysia
Average price of a hotel room: $27/night
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Roatán, Honduras
Starting price for a shipwreck dive tour: $50
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Koh Samui, Thailand
Average price of hotel room: $20/night
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Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Average price of a beer: $1.50
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Caye Caulker, Belize
Average price of three meals/day: $15
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Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Average price of a beer: $3
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Bocas Del Toro, Panama
Starting price for a caving tour: $45
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Marco Island, Florida
Average price of a beer: $2
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Want a more detailed breakdown of your expenses as an island resident? Check out Sumanjana's infographic below.

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