10 Most Incredible Artificial Islands
An artificial island is simply an island made by man other than nature. Naturally islands are formed, but an artificial island is created by man by expanding existing islets, construction on existing reefs, or amalgamating several natural islets into a bigger island.
BeautyHealthLifestyles bring you 10 of the most incredible artificial islands, in the world.
Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
This artificial island was created using land reclamation. It is the smallest and original of the three Palm Islands (Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jebel Ali and Palm Deira), which extends into the Persian Gulf thus; increasing Dubai’s shoreline by a total of 520 kilometers (320 mi).
This artificial wonder is located on the Jumeirah coastal area of the emirate of Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).