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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. It is always advisable to get yourself checked 6 to 8 weeks before the date of travel to any […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

The Land of Stone Money or YAP is one of the Caroline Islands in Micronesia. Elements of the past, present and future can be seen in this beautiful island where ancient culture exists peacefully with modern traditions. YAP warmly welcomes not tourists but friends into its comforting dome. There are many exciting adventures and activities [...]