Posts Tagged: etiquette

Palau – Top 5 Facts

Sitting majestically in the Western Pacific Ocean and stretching upon approximately 340 islands, the island nation of Palau is home to more than 21,000 people. Forming the western section of the Caroline Islands and settled more than 3,000 years ago by migrants from the Philippines, it is a place that should not be left out… Read more »

Kiribati – Top 6 Facts


If you’re one of those people who fantasize about rocking the pacific and enjoying a fine tan, then we have just the thing for you as we are going to explore the Republic of Kiribati today. Harbouring just over 110,000 inhabitants, the island nation stretches upon 33 atolls and reef islands (with one raised coral… Read more »

Nauru – Top 6 Facts

Harbouring a population of just over 10,000, the island nation of Nauru is considered the world’s smallest independent republic. But how can that be when there clearly are smaller islands even in its vicinity? Well, those are all dependent territories on some other states, so this makes Nauru the uncontested champion in that regard. So… Read more »

Samoa – Top 5 Facts


Located about halfway from Hawaii to New Zealand, the island nation of Samoa is a place that should not be left out if you are up for an adventure. Harbouring around 185,000 inhabitants and sitting comfortably deep within the bounds of the tropical climate zone, it is a paradise that you’ll not soon forget after… Read more »

Tokelau – Top 5 Facts


Are you an intrepid traveller? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to explore the lesser-trodden islands of the South Pacific? Well, if you have, then this is the article for you as we are going to explore the ups and downs of the island nation of Tokelau. With a population of just… Read more »

Tonga – Top 5 Facts


With a total surface area of about 750 square kilometres, Tonga is a very special place to visit if you fancy the islands of the Pacific. Stretching upon a massive total of 169 islands, 36 of which are inhabited, it harbours a little over 100,000 people. Sitting deep within the bounds of the tropical climate… Read more »

Tuvalu – Top 5 Facts


Sitting just south of the Equator and boasting a tropical climate, one might ask the obvious question: why isn’t Tuvalu flooded by tourists? Well, first of all, it doesn’t have all those fancy things that, for example, the Hawaiian island of Oahu has and that probably discourages people from going there. But does it make… Read more »

Curaçao – Top 5 Facts


Have you ever fantasized about hitting the airport and landing on one of the Caribbean islands? Well, since we know that most of you have, we decided to talk about the island of Curaçao today and its wonders. Inhabited by just over 160,000 people and stretching upon an area of exactly 444 square kilometres (an… Read more »

Bolivia – Top 5 Facts


Stretching upon an area of 1,098,581 square kilometres and sitting in western-central South America, the Plurinational State of Bolivia (known officially as “Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia”) is a place that you should definitely consider visiting if you don’t mind a landlocked country on your vacation. Home to more than 11 million people and bordered by… Read more »