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This independent island nation in the Indian Ocean began developing its tourism industry in the 1970s, and now it has become a bucket-list trip for those who crave island luxury mixed with local charm. For example, visitors can tag along on traditional fishing trips then enjoy the fruits of their labors. Kate Bosworth, David and Victoria Beckham, Kevin Hart, Jude Law and Penelope Cruz have all spent time at this laid-back seaside paradise.