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Palau Highlights

  • Pro
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     Amazing 

  • Con
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     high standard of living due to US$ 

  • In a nutshell
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     The Survivor show doesn't do it justice 

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Peleliu

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Koror

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Usa

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Koror

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Koror

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Babeldaob

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12,44,0

Airai

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Peleliu

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  • Former President's Grave

    Peleliu Things to Do

    The first president of Palau was Haruo Remeliik who was assainated while in office in June of 1985. He was originally from Peleliu and his grave is the one on the left of the picture. The other grave belongs to Mamoru Nakamura who was the first Cheif Justice of Palau and he died 25 April 1992. The graves are located at the north end of Klouklubed...

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  • Japanese Headquarters Communication...

    Peleliu Things to Do

    In between the airstrip and Bloody Nose Ridge is the Japanese Headquarters Communication Center. This was the main building for the Japanese while on Peleliu. Today it is just a shell of what it used to be. The jungle has taken over much of the building especially the roof which I think looks quite nice.

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  • Orane Beach and White Beach

    Peleliu Things to Do

    Both Located on the west side of Peleliu they got their names from the Americans who designated them as places to land and invade Peleliu from. Orange Beach is the more important one and the one that was hardest fought for as many men lost there lives here. Orange Beach sits right next to the former American cementary and between the two was an old...

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Koror

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  • Americanization

    Koror Local Customs

    I had the distinct impression that many of the native Palauan people, especially the younger generations wanted to embrace anything American. Technology like my cell phone and digital camera were received with determined admiration. The United States has contributed large amounts of money to this small island nation to help build a new road form...

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  • Palau Pacific Resort

    Koror Hotels

    PO BOX 308, Koror, 96940, Palau

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Poorly Constructed Buildings

    Koror Things to Do

    The buildings in Koror are typically not very well constructed. Even the governmental buildings are quite poor. There is a prison that was built to house the criminals-some of whom are there for breaking the Island's strict no guns policy for owning a bb gun and it also is not up to what I would consider code. This particular building is in another...

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Koror

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  • Americanization

    Koror Local Customs

    I had the distinct impression that many of the native Palauan people, especially the younger generations wanted to embrace anything American. Technology like my cell phone and digital camera were received with determined admiration. The United States has contributed large amounts of money to this small island nation to help build a new road form...

    more
  • Palau Pacific Resort

    Koror Hotels

    PO BOX 308, Koror, 96940, Palau

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Poorly Constructed Buildings

    Koror Things to Do

    The buildings in Koror are typically not very well constructed. Even the governmental buildings are quite poor. There is a prison that was built to house the criminals-some of whom are there for breaking the Island's strict no guns policy for owning a bb gun and it also is not up to what I would consider code. This particular building is in another...

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Koror

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  • Americanization

    Koror Local Customs

    I had the distinct impression that many of the native Palauan people, especially the younger generations wanted to embrace anything American. Technology like my cell phone and digital camera were received with determined admiration. The United States has contributed large amounts of money to this small island nation to help build a new road form...

    more
  • Palau Pacific Resort

    Koror Hotels

    PO BOX 308, Koror, 96940, Palau

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Poorly Constructed Buildings

    Koror Things to Do

    The buildings in Koror are typically not very well constructed. Even the governmental buildings are quite poor. There is a prison that was built to house the criminals-some of whom are there for breaking the Island's strict no guns policy for owning a bb gun and it also is not up to what I would consider code. This particular building is in another...

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Babeldaob

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  • Dirt roads on bebeldaob

    Babeldaob Warnings and Dangers

    The dirt roads consist very often of steep hills and many turns.After a heavy tropical rainfall, you will have big problems if you don't have a 4X4.The insurance is Normally limited to the main roads. If you hire a 4X4 you will meet no problems on the roads and you will allways have a valid insurance

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  • Village of ngatpang

    Babeldaob Off The Beaten Path

    This is a small quiet village which has a couple interesting things to see. It's a struggle to find this village,because there are no signboards telling you where to drive.After about 11 km's on the main western road from south, take left (Dirt Road). after 3 km's, take right and you will arrive Ngatpang after 5 km's.The first thing you will find...

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  • Village of ngatpang

    Babeldaob Off The Beaten Path

    This is a small quiet village which has a couple interesting things to see. It's a struggle to find this village,because there are no signboards telling you where to drive.After about 11 km's on the main western road from south, take left (Dirt Road). after 3 km's, take right and you will arrive Ngatpang after 5 km's.The first thing you will find...

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