On June 30, 1859, The Great Charles Blondin became the first person to cross the Niagara Gorge on a tightrope.…
At just 8.1 sq mi (22 sq km), the isolated Micronesian island nation of Nauru in the South Pacific is the world’s smallest republic. 80% of the island functions as a giant phosphate mine.
Tuesday, 14th December 2010
Consisting of 29 atolls and 5 separate islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands could have been Island Week all on its own. It probably could have been island month – all but 9 of the atolls are inhabited, and…
Saturday, 2nd September 2006
Previously on Google Sightseeing