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Southwest Florida’s Marco Island has been ranked as the top U.S. island according to TripAdvisor’s Traveler’s Choice awards.
The travel site calls Marco Island “the jewel of Florida’s Ten Thousand Islands.” TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site, known for traveler user reviews and trip planning.
The Collier County island beat out Hawaiian islands, Maui and Kauai as well as the infamous Key West.
Marco also ranked fourth in TripAdvisors world's best islands.
Anna Maria Island, another southwest Florida island was listed as No. 3 in the U.S.