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Why I Lve Micronesia



As Guam and Micronesia’s hometown airline for over 50 years, United is your ticket to unlocking Micronesia-over 2.9 million square miles across the Pacific know to the work for its incredible underwater attractions. With more than 2, 100 islands in the regions and a variety of deep history and culture, adventure awaits in magnificent Micronesia. These islands boast some of the world’s most famous wrecks dives where adventures can experience incredible World War II history alongside vibrant marine like.


Why Micronesia?

Welcome to Micronesia, a spellbinding world abounding with warm caressing breezes, captivatingly rich culture and exotic adventure all dancing around in unison under the thick golden rays of an arching tropical sun. The mysterious, the magical and the modern sides of life all lie within easy reach for the welcomed visitor, just like a swollen ripe mango dropping from a mango tree into a waiting hand.


Together with Guam, Micronesia comprises of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia and Palau, with each different island chain offering a unique and unforgettable experience.


Guam, a U.S. territory, is the largest and most populous island, considered the “gateway” to Micronesia and a hub for the region.

The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) is a U.S. Commonwealth consisting of 14 islands just to the north of Guam, and along with Guam, forms the Mariana Islands archipelago.

The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) and Palau are both independent island nations in a Compact of Free Association with the U.S. and together make up the nations in Caroline Islands archipelago to the south of Guam.

The Republic of the Marshall Islands is also an independent island in a Compact of Free Association with the U.S. approximately 1500 miles to the east of Guam, and is comprised of many small low lying islands and atolls.

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For those of us who seek out locations where dreams long for reality, there are still a few left in the world where unspoiled landscapes, epic adventures and the romance of a secluded lagoon and forgotten beach can become reality.  Beneath expansive azure skies and seemingly infinite stretches of both turquoise and deep blue water ahead, the region of Micronesia is still one of those places.

As modern technology and communication connect the world at an ever greater pace and the once exotic places of yesterday become increasingly rare today, it is refreshing to find hidden jewels still available for exploration, admiration, and yes, even relaxation.

Gospel Day

On the first Friday of December, the population of the Marshall Islands celebrates this national holiday in honor of the American missionaries who brought Christianity to the isolated islands. Like Thanksgiving in North America, family and food are a main focus, but church services play an even more important role in Gospel Day.

Fisherman’s Day

Friday July 6 is Fisherman’s Day in the Marshall Islands. The Marshalls Billfish Club hosts a two-day tournament, which marks the end of their fishing ‘year’. vessels depart in the morning and return in the early evening to have their catches weighed and measured. Anglers receive prizes for the heaviest fish, biggest fish, largest number caught, and many more.


Join us in Guam's Biggest Obstacle Course Race and only qualifier to the OCR World Championships in the Asia Pacific region featuring world famous Starting line emcee and motivational speaker Coach Pain. This 4 to 7-mile run which takes place on the Guam International Raceway's 250-acre property welcomes all participants whether you are a top athlete or average joe.


May 2, Thursday: 5 pm at the Visitor Center: Coin Forum

Join us at the T. Stell Newman Visitor Center, Sumay (located near the US Navy main gate) for a coin forum hosted by the United States Mint. The coin forum is an opportunity for the public to learn about the quarter being launched to honor War in the Pacific National Historical Park, upcoming United States coin programs and initiatives and express their views about future coin programs.


The Guam Futures is an annual International Tennis Federation (ITF) Pro Circuit tournament, realized with tremendous support from the Japan Tennis Association. The summer tournament attracts touring professional tennis players worldwide to Guam to compete for coveted world-ranking points. 
The majority of professional players come from Japan and other East Asian countries, as well as Australia and the United States. The tournament’s main draw features both singles and doubles play, with a qualifying round held prior to the start of main draw events.


LGBTQ community welcomes everyone to join in celebrating LGBTQ history and culture in remembering and honoring the sacrifices and contributions the people of the LGBTQ community have made to society, our islands and local Chamorro culture. For more information visit and get more information for the Pride events scheduled for 2019.


The Guam Micronesia Island Fair is the annual signature cultural event of the Guam Visitors Bureau, showcasing the vibrant cultures of Micronesia for over 30 years. Experience the best of Micronesia in one exciting weekend featuring master carvers, blacksmiths, traditional sailing experts, jewelers, weavers, dancers, musicians and chefs and see first hand customs that have been in place and perpetuated for the millennia.

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The Guam BBQ Block Party is the ultimate celebration of Guam’s authentic culinary traditions and Håfa Adai Spirit. Admission is free for this event that boasts delicious BBQ from the island’s top grill masters, live performances from local musicians, vendors selling made-in-Guam goods and other activities.

GVB is closing down the street in Pleasure Island for this fun-filled, family event!