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Tarawa

Travel
May 07, 2015

The view of Tarawa from the window seat of an Air Pacific plane doesn’t properly convey its incredible fragility. Shaped like a fishhook with a turquoise-blue lagoon in its center, the coral landmass, which forms the capital of the central...

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Check out these off-base sports events

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May 07, 2015

Guam International Large Ball Table Tennis Tournament: May 8-10 | University of Guam Fieldhouse
Professional and local table tennis players come together at the University of Guam Field House to compete. This competition is...

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Youth ranger programs gear up for summer

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May 07, 2015

Wanted: Junior Rangers
Needed:Skill, cunning, and creativity; Expected: Exploration of park or park website; Required: Discovering the island’s history, legends, and ecosystems; Promised: Honor and recognition as an official...

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Bora Bora's Mt. Orohena frames the scene at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort. (Steve Haggerty/TNS)

Secluded Polynesian island of Tikehau still an unspoiled retreat

Travel
May 02, 2015

There’s nothing quite so vibrantly, blindingly blue as the lagoon on Tikehau, an hour’s flight from Tahiti, in French Polynesia.

I’m deliciously alone, lying on the deck of my overwater bungalow at the Tikehau Pearl Resort, peering down...

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