Federated States of Micronesia

10 Steps to Camping in Yap Micronesia

10 Steps to Camping in Yap, Micronesia Looking for some small scale adventure in an out of the way place? Yap, Micronesia might be just the place. This barely-inhabited island country in the middle of the North Pacific is ripe for exploration, and best of all it can be done with little planning and even … Continue reading »

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Many Many Manta Rays

One of the biggest draws of SCUBA diving in Yap, indeed one of the biggest reasons tourists come to Yap at all, is the ready access to Manta Rays. Hundreds of miles from the next shallow reefs, the coral gardens of Yap make the perfect place for deep-diving manta rays to be cleaned of parasites … Continue reading »

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Yapping a little more.

I’ve been in Yap for about two weeks at this point, and in fact today will (well… i’m writing this in the past so should) be getting back from a field trip to round out my days in Yap. No lie, a real-life field trip. I even had to get a permission slip from the … Continue reading »

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