10 reasons that make Guam Island an attractive tourist destination
With clear sea water, Guam is the perfect place for snorkeling and reef exploration. The Piti Bomb Hole is the most impressive coral reef which is formed by the bomb pits in the seafloor. In addition, visitors can dive to explore the shipwrecks at Apra Harbor or watch rays on Gun Beach.
With the culinary influences from Spain and Mexico, Chamorro cuisine is known for such dishes as corn tortillas, marinated meat, corn coffees ... Local people especially like Finadene (soy sauce) and Kelaguen chicken with lemon, chili and copra.
The U.S is heavily affected not only by Chamorro culture, but also by the Spanish, Japanese and American ones. The island became a Spanish colony in the 17th century and was then occupied by Japan for two years during World War II. Today, Guam becomes a major US military base.
Guam Island’s culture has many similarities with the culture in Texas, USA. Local people are very hospitable and they have many traditional festivals, while the communities here live in harmony and concern each other very much.
To know about walking routes on Guam Island, you can access Instagram and search for keywords such as Pagat cave, Cetti Bay, Sigua Falls, Ague Cave, Talofofo Waterfall…
Guam Island enjoys warm weather around the year with an average temperature of 21 to 26 degrees Celsius, so the beaches here are always crowded. In addition, the beaches on the island also have beautiful scenery.
The island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean is one of the most beautiful places to see the sunset in the world. Visitors feel like paradise when lying on the beach at sunset.
The music on Guam Island impresses tourists with the lively rhythm created by the guitar. They can enjoy local music right on the beach, bar or outdoor parties.
The first place to see the sunrise
Guam is the first place to see the sunrise in the U.S. People here wake up 14 to 15 hours earlier than those who are in the eastern United States. Movies are also released here earlier than other regions of the U.S.
The most attractive tourist attraction on Guam Island is Two Lovers with majestic cliffs overlooking the Philippines Sea. Legend has it that a couple was banned by family and they jumped from the cliff into the sea to live together in the next life. Today, this place becomes the wedding venue of many couples.
By: Christina Baker