Guam Journals

Island Hopping in the Micronesia

A September 1996 trip to Guam by jorgejuan

Quote: I found a cheap air pass which permitted me to fly during one year to Guam, Saipan, Palau, Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, Kosrae, Majuro and Honolulu.
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I reached Tokyo after a long train journey crossing Siberia and then by ship from Nahodka to Yokohama. I was almost broke and planned to work in Japan and then continue my around the world journey. But I found a cheap air pass which permitted me to fly during one year to the following islands: Guam; Saipan in the Northern Marianas; Koror in Palau; the Caroline Islands of Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei and Kosrae in the Federated States of Micronesia; Majuro in the Marshall’s, plus Honolulu in Hawaii as final destination, where I hoped to find a job. At the beginning I had the intention to hop as soon as possible through these diminutive islands that I judged unexciting, to reach Hawaii. Fortunately, the friends ...Read More