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Three perfect days in Pohnpei

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April 18, 2014

The island of Pohnpei is the largest and tallest in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). An abundance of rain falls on its rugged mountain peaks, streaming ...

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Photo by Brent Edson

Got Palau on your mind? (Maybe it should be)

Travel
April 21, 2014

Every scuba diver on Guam has the desire to head to Palau, but why? What does this small island of Palau have that would cause even the well known TV show “Survivor” to travel all this way to see? And are diving and surviving in the jungle...

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Toto Gardens is a Guam Public Housing compound.. Photo by Victor Consaga

Get to know Guam: Mongmong, Toto, Maite

Travel
April 18, 2014

Editor’s note: The U.S. territory of Guam is comprised of 21 villages, many with their own distinct character, history and points of interest. Stripes Guam and Guampedia have joined forces to present this weekly feature on each of them in the...

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Photos by Simon Slater

Tracking the Black Crested Macaque in Sulawesi

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April 23, 2014

SULAWESI, Indonesia -- My eyebrows barely had time to fall back to their normal position when I asked an excitable local to repeat himself. “I ate bats with Bill Bailey!” he repeated, referring, presumably, to the British comedian. But how? Why...

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