Coastshop Australia
Destinations

Palau

After three decades as part of the UN Trust Territory of the Pacific under US administration, this westernmost cluster of the Caroline Islands opted for independence in 1978 rather than join the Federated States of Micronesia. A Compact of Free Association with the US was approved in 1986 but not ratified until 1993. It entered into force the following year when the islands gained independence.

Location – Oceania, group of islands in the North Pacific Ocean, southeast of the Philippines 

Travel Alerts

Leisure

Information


 Australia
 Places to stay
 Airports

 New Zealand
 Things to do
 Travel health

 UK
 Travel videos
 Public holidays

 US


 Weather forecast

 Canada


 Map





 Guides





 Money