Official Name: Federated States of Micronesia
Official Languages: English
Recognised Languages: Chuukese, Kosraen, Pohnpeian, Yapese, Woleaian
Independence: 3 November 1986
Population: 106,104 (2013 estimate)
Currency: United States Dollar
Time Zone: UTC+10 and +11
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Comprising of four states - Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae – the Federated States of Micronesia is an island nation in the Western Pacific Ocean. The states include over 600 islands. The capital is Palikir, on Pohnpei Island, though the largest city is Weno, in the Chuuk Atoll. Each state has its own international airport.
Pohnpei Island is the largest island in the Federated States of Micronesia, with a tropical climate. Cyclone season in the Federated States of Micronesia is between November and April, and the islands are vulnerable to flooding resulting from severe weather.
Please check for updates to travel advice from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office here - https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/micronesia - before you book your trip. Direct Travel Insurance are unable to offer cover for travel to any area against FCO advice. Visitor visas are issued on arrival to the Federated States of Micronesia. Your passport should be valid for a minimum of 120 days from the date of departure from the Federated States of Micronesia.
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