Palau, officially the Republic of Palau is an island country located in the western Pacific Ocean. It is geographically part of the largest island group of Micronesia. The country's population of around 21,000 is spread across 250 islands forming the western chain of the Caroline Islands. The most populous island is Koror. The island shares maritime boundaries with Indonesia, Philippines and the Federated States of Micronesia. The capital Ngerulmud is located in the Melekeok State on the nearby island of Babeldaob.
Palau has beautiful rock islands, crystal clear waters, great variety of marine life, a stunning piece of nature.