What ever happened to your dream vacation on the beach? If the beach is your style, perhaps your dream vacation is Micronesia in the Pacific Islands. Micronesia is a large area that covers a third of the islands in Oceania with a variety of islands to visit. Some of these attractive islands include the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshal Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, and Palau.
With over 600 islands in the Federated States of Micronesia, you will find a variety of places to visit. The waters that surround these islands are known to be some of the clearest in the world and said to be a paradise for divers. The Micronesians have an interesting culture, ensuring your vacation to be educational and fun.
The Marshal Islands are known for their marine life. With over 160 species of coral, you are sure to have a wonderful diving experience. These islands are also well known for their coconut and papaya plantations.
If someone in your group isn’t into diving, the Northern Mariana Islands will be the place for you. Not only do these islands have beautiful water, but they have some of the best scenery, too. These 14 islands are made of volcanoes and include a variety of cliffs, bays, caves, and mountains.
Although all of these locations have great diving opportunities, you will probably find the best diving experience to be in Palau. With over 1,500 species of fish and 700 species of coral, you are sure to find this experience exciting. Not only will you see an abundance of fish and coral, but you will see WWII shipwrecks also.
If you’re looking for a beach, or a place to dive into clear blue water, Micronesia is definitely the place for you. With the clear water and wonderful variety of fish and coral, your diving experience will be an experience to remember.