09/26/2014 11:17 am ET Updated Nov 26, 2014

7 Small Islands That Should Be On Your Radar

When you think of island life, it's likely that paradise-like destinations such as Jamaica, Hawaii or Aruba come to mind. But within North America there are many smaller, closer-to-home islands that are loaded with local charm without the high price tag (or long plane ride). Check out our list of small islands to have on your radar next time you need a getaway:

7 Small Islands That Should Be on Your Radar

Nile Cappello is a deal expert at Travelzoo and based in San Francisco. Travelzoo has 250 deal experts from around the world who rigorously research, evaluate and test thousands of deals to find those with true value.