Micronesia (Federated States of)

Micronesia islands are found 1,802 miles north of eastern Australia and 2,485 miles southwest of the main islands of Hawaii.

The Federated States of Micronesia is scattered over a vast area of ocean about 1 million square miles, which is equivalent in size

Micronesia is located in Oceania, with a population of 112 thousand people. Its capital is Palikir, and the currency is the United States Dollar (USD). The official languages spoken are Chuukese, Kosraean, and Pohnpeian.

It has one world heritage sites including: 

  1. Nan Madol: Ceremonial Centre of Eastern Micronesia

It also has several parks including: 

  1. Ant Atoll
  2. Yela Valley Ka Forest
  3. Utwe-Walung Marine Park

Want to learn more? Check out Micronesia’s tourism website.

Also check out the Belau National Museum as it is the oldest one in Micronesia.

Fun activities TO DO

To download the flag and map:

  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…

Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!