Monthly Archives: January 2016

The Federated States of Micronesia is a nation of islands that consists of four states; Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk and Yap. Located north of the equator in the western Pacific Ocean, it is comprised of 607 islands. The estimated population according to the United Nations in 2005 is a total of 108,000 where the majority lives […]

The Federated States of Micronesia is a nation of islands that consists of four states; Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk and Yap. Located north of the equator in the western Pacific Ocean, it is comprised of 607 islands. Aside from the Federated States of Micronesia, the Micronesia region encompasses four other sovereign, independent nations; Kiribati, Marshall Islands, […]

The Federated States of Micronesia are made up of scattered islands and located in the West of the Pacific Ocean. It has four island groups comprised of Yap, Pophpei, Kosrae and Chuuk commonly known as the Caroline Islands. An independent island formerly part of Micronesia Palau, is now not considered part of Caroline Islands. Islands […]

Micronesia is filled with natural beauty and stunning sites, some of which include waterfalls and caves galore. There’s so much to experience and much to see on the four islands of the Federated States of Micronesia. Each island besets the next. The main attraction is scuba diving and snorkeling, however, the island offers an array […]

Micronesia is made up of four islands, also known as the Federated States or Caroline Islands. There has been a history of turbulence with much political change and foreign control. Despite international influences from the US government, Spanish and German governments the cultural traditions and heritage of Micronesia has been retained by its inhabitants. The […]

The Federated States of Micronesia have Micronesian culture but Polynesian roots as well. As a result of years of colonization, the local culture has influence of Japanese and European influence. However, unique languages, norms and traditions were formed before such elements made their presence felt in the country. Yap Meeting House The Falaw or meeting […]

Micronesia is made up of a group of scattered islands. Some of these islands are covered with primeval, lush forests, rainforests, true mountain scenery and have several exotic volcanoes. With interesting natural scenery, the country with its paradise like islands has an amazing range of archeological monuments. The ecosystem in the country has no analogue. […]

Micronesia commonly referred to as ‘small islands’ is sprawled across the Western Pacific. While the islands maybe small, the opportunities to scuba dive and snorkel are unparalleled in the world. From wrecks to reefs, there’s a little something for every diver that visits this stunning country on this planet.  The undersea adventure which is world […]

Pohnpei is one of the Federated States of Micronesia and unlike anything that exists in this world. It is filled with mystery, magic and tradition of the ancient past and modernized times. Pohnpei has a population of 36,000 and is located on the north western Pacific Coast which lies on the south west of Honolulu. […]

Kosrae is considered the undiscovered Micronesia, an unblemished island, tropical beauty, peaceful and serene way of living surrounded by numerous villages. Kosrae sticks to the traditional way of living in a remote world. It is a beautiful island, exceptional in its setting, high mountain ridges and dense tropical forests. There are 7,000 islanders residing on […]