This is really upsetting. I've noticed these "backward doors" on fitting rooms before, but I always told myself it was a mistake due to incompetent installation. It's WAY worse when you realize the corporate policy encourages stores to install the doors wrong so that anyone can see into the room and the person in the room has no idea they're being watched.
I know most of us figured this out already, but this petpage has a great graphic to go along with the strategy.
If you have the opportunity to click on all the stars, you'll have found all possible islands in your map. Remember, when you find an island or a treasure chest, you get an extra search. Visit Petpage With Strategy
I just saw this in the neoboard, and I thought I'd share after I confirmed it. The small islands we're finding are bits and pieces of Krawk Island. When you're not logged in, and you try to visit the Shanty, you get this message: "This land of scurvy swashbucklers suffered a tremendous blow, however, when a mysterious sea creature sent pieces of the island scattering in every direction.
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We've already found Krawk Island. It seems like the event is an attempt to put the island back together.