5. Ksamil Beach, Albania
If you want a quiet life, but don’t want complete isolation, this island will appeal to you. The beach is gorgeous and you can bask in the balmy, Mediterranean climate. There is also a national park nearby and the cuisine is simply perfect. The standard of living is also much cheaper than the neighboring countries- rent is just 120 dollars and a meal with a bottle of wine will cost you just $7. The local cuisine includes 30 kinds of fresh fish, olive oil and a variety of fruits.