The country of Micronesia, which is composed of different states, offers a wide array of attractions that will make you want to stay longer.
If you want to indulge in rich history and culture while enjoying a thriving urban scene, put Micronesia on your list.
One of the first destinations that you should visit is Kiribati, where you can go deep sea diving and snorkelling. Another spot that you should visit is the Marshall Islands where you can immerse yourself in the unique culture and explore the atolls for a different kind of adventure.
Next on the list is a visit to Nauru, an island in Micronesia that is popular for its phosphate deposits. Here, you can enjoy the spectacular view of the bay harbour and lagoons. If you want to go scuba diving and have a close encounter with amazing marine life, visit Palau. Want to experience more adventure? Head to Guam, Wake Islands and Midway Islands.
Some of the most famous attractions that should be included in tourists’ itinerary include the mesmerizing ruined city of Nan Madol where you can stroll around to see the remnants and stone walls, coral-filled platforms and islets; the 19th Century Catholic Belltower; the gorgeous Lelu ruins; the twin waterfalls of the Liduduhniap Falls and the surrounding luscious forests. Last but certainly not least, don’t forget Pakin Atoll where you can get a glimpse of corals and other marine life and experience a one-of-a-kind adventure.
Because of its location, it is unsurprising that the local dishes are seafood-based. One of the must-try local dishes is Kelaguen, which is also famous among locals. Palauan dishes that include cassava, yam, taro, potatoes, pork and fish are also popular with tourists. Lechon, bistek, sinigang and lumpia are other dishes that are perfect to be eaten with rice, which is a staple in this country.
Indeed, you will never run out of things to do here including water-based activities like angling, boating, deep sea diving and snorkelling. So, whether you want to go on an exciting outdoor adventure, a relaxing holiday or foodie trip, Micronesia is a good place to visit.
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