- General Info
Each archipelago is composed of hundreds of island groups, within which there are many islands varying widely in topography. Marshall Islands: Many of the atolls are dotted with Flame of the Forest, hibiscus and different-coloured plumeria flowers. There are also at least 160 species of coral surrounding the islands. There are many historic sites and it is possible to snorkel over World War II wrecks. Federated States of Micronesia: The most important historical sites include The Spanish Wall and Catholic Bell Tower in Pohnpei.
Area: 7 800 000 kmÂ² (3 000 000 milesÂ²)
Currency: US Dollar (USD symbol US$) = 100 cents
Languages: English, Japanese and nine local languages