Republic of Kiribati, formed by 33 different atolls scattered in the western Pacific Ocean. This tropical isle is formed by three major islands of Gilbert, Line Islands and the Phoenix. Sunbath on the crystalline beaches with oceanic breezes and azure waters and enjoy your holidays as you travel Kiribati.
Mainly a tiny atoll surrounded by cobalt-blue lagoons and palm, coconut trees this country is home to extensive wildlife species. These Islands are testimonial to the World War II where thousands of soldiers lost lives. Tarawa is the capital city holding records of rich world war history and relics.
Christmas Island is a huge landmass with innumerable ponds and lakes favorite for boating and fishing activities. This country has colonial history of recent years and the culture and customs of the people, known as I-Kiribati will reflect evidently. Bonriki has all important offices, Parliament building and the international airport.
Betio has natural war account in form of battlegrounds and other relics. People here rely on breadfruit, fish and coconuts apart from taro cultivation. Go diving in the ocean or visit the diving resort located in North Dakota. Small islets of North Tarawa offer multiple swimming activities and explore the corals and marine wildlife. Enjoy soccer, tennis or squash along with some water sports and fishing during your holidays.
Raised and thatched traditional style huts are found in the cities, but gradual increase in the urbanization and western influences is prevalent. Shop for handicrafts made out of coconut and sea shells, necklaces, baskets and table mats. Sword made out of shark tooth and coconut is a unique item for buying here.
You can relax in the atolls without worrying about the world as you travel Kiribati. Polynesian music with fun filled dancing mainly occur as Island nights, you can watch films and feast in local gatherings.