Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Despite being the biggest island in Vietnam, the island itself is not much bigger than the metropolis of Chicago and is home to less than 100,000 people.
Approximately twenty of the most beautiful beaches in the world may be found in this paradise. International Living reports that “a meal for two at most local restaurants, including various fish, shrimp, crab, calamari, shell, sides, and beverage dishes, will cost no more than $30 .” The total cost of living for a couple, including housing costs, is estimated to be no more than $1,210 per month.
Isla Colón, Panama
Isla Colón is a tiny island in the Bocas del Toro province off the coast of Panama. However, According to International Living, a typical monthly expenditure for a couple in this location is $1,400.
“you could have a house a stone’s throw from the beach and spend your days fishing, boating, and living simply, but in the sun and with much less stress,” the magazine continues.
For decades, Penang, a Malaysian island, has been a go-to for seasoned expats, according to International Living.
Lonely Planet, a producer of travel guides, named Penang the best gourmet destination in the world a few years ago. You can easily reach the other Southeast Asian paradises of Bali, Thailand, Vietnam, and Cambodia from there. Moreover, The newspaper claims that a couple may enjoy a life of great comfort on just $1,500 per month.
Caye Caulker, Belize
“Caye Caulker, a five-mile-long island off the coast of Belize, is a charming Caribbean island where the motto is ‘go slow,'” according to International Living.
The article goes on to say that newcomers to this utopia have a passion for the outdoors, particularly water sports.Many visual artists, photographers, and writers find motivation there as well. A couple may get along rather nicely on $1,500 per month, as reported by International Living.
Koh Samui, Thailand
It’s the second-largest island in Thailand and a popular relocation spot for internationals thanks to the abundance of high-quality vacation options.
International Living states that it is rapidly becoming a haven for golfers. Beautiful beaches, quiet coves, dense rainforest, and thundering waterfalls exist. However, According to the journal, a foreign couple in this country typically spends around $1,500 per month. You can achieve a comfortable lifestyle with a budget of $2,000.
Crete, the largest island in Greece, is renowned for its stunning coastline, beachside bars, relaxed atmosphere, and affordable yet excellent medical care.
“The cost of living in Crete is similar to the cost of living in mainland Greece and being such a large island you will have many housing options,” according to International Living.The monthly rent for a couple in this area is $1,800.
The seas surrounding this island on the Yucatan Peninsula in the Mexican Caribbean are warm and transparent. It’s the kind of area where people go on vacation and then decide to stay and quit their jobs and start living the good life.
One of the Cheapest Islands is Cozumel, as noted by International Living. According to the article, a comfortable monthly budget for a couple is less than $1,900.