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Example:
Spain>Balearic Islands>Ibiza
Spain>Balearic Islands>Mallorca
Spain>Balearic Islands>Menorca

Currently Google Maps is defining the island of Ibiza at the same level as the places on the island of Ibiza - In fact it doesn't even recognise the island, as it defaults searches to the town of Ibiza.

https://www.google.com/maps/place/07800+Ibiza,+Balearic+Islands,+Spain/@38.9074711,1.1494856,10z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x129946bc6d9d1985:0xb6ca1af29357fa88!8m2!3d38.9067339!4d1.4205983

If you do a search for Mallorca, Google Maps defines it as a place on the island of Mallorca, pinpointed on the name of the island (Mallorca), but it isn't a single place, it is the whole island.

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Majorca/@39.6121516,2.3512148,9z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x1297b8766606c129:0xb7eb9bff02d2ecc0!8m2!3d39.6952629!4d3.0175712

With Menorca, if you search, the first thing to come back is a place on the island of Menorca called Ciutadella de Menorca, and again google defines Menorca as a place on the island of Menorca just where the island name is written, pinpointed in the same way as Mallorca.

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Ciutadella+de+Menorca,+Balearic+Islands,+Spain/@40.0012885,3.5648627,10z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x12be040aab08890f:0x8145a42f36707c1e!8m2!3d39.9991163!4d3.8389047

We use the Google Maps API to map properties on the island of Mallorca, Ibiza and Menorca, a search for these (what should be top-level names), returns results that are close to the pinpointed name of the island, whereas it should return everything on the island.

Does anyone have a workaround?

This issue is repeated elsewhere on other islands that are part of larger administrative areas.

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