rock islands of palau. Palau is an archipelago of about 250 islands, located in the western Pacific Ocean. It is its own country – the Republic of Palau, although geographically it is part of the larger island group of Micronesia.
The Pacific island of Palau (which has one of Asia’s best human rights records) created the world’s first shark sanctuary. The Rock Islands Southern Lagoon, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is breathtakingly beautiful. Asia Travel Share and enjoy!