Guam is located an American territory in the South Pacific. It is also known as the gateway to Asia. Guam is an island so incredible with a very rich culture that is unique in itself. To top it off, it boasts of being an international melting pot because cultures from all over the globe simply come together in this extraordinary island.
Many, many tourists visit Guam annually. There is just so much hype on the beautiful white beaches, amazing views and the lovely warm weather. Guam should definitely be in everyone’s bucket list! Guam has just so much to offer that you can’t find anywhere else. Here are 5 magical experiences that are uniquely Guam:
If you’re looking to discover the true beauty of Guam, The Valley Of The Latte Adventure Park is the best place to see. It has a whole slew of amazing views and fun activities the whole family can enjoy. From surfing at Talofofo Bay to kayaking or paddle boarding through the jungles along the Ugum and Talofofo rivers.
You can also book a cruise around the ocean to see some dolphins, or perhaps just simply enjoy the beautiful views of Guam along the coast. If weather conditions are favorable, you might be interested to jump in to snorkel and feed some fish.
This incredible park caters to both adventurists and cultural fanatics. Men and women wearing traditional costumes roaming the park will be more than happy to give you an interesting and in-depth account of ancient Chamorro life.
Bike trails and boonie stomping
Start your experience of a lifetime at the Guam Adventure Center, as you get fitted with a bike and some gear. Then listen to a safety briefing for a quick 101 on proper bike handling, then you can follow your guide into the bike trail, where you can bask in the beautiful lush green landscape.
There is an easy downhill slope in one of the many challenging bike trails, where views of the coast will surely take your breath away. Feel free to stop by the beach for a quick rest before you continue the rest of the way on foot.
“Boonie Stomping” is the local term for “hiking.” You can hike Guam’s nature trail that is an eclectic mix of Chamorro culture and Spanish history. Make sure to ask your guide about them. He will definitely be more than happy to share all information with you.
A magic show that is exclusive in Guam
Encore! Where The Magic Happens is known as the best family entertainment, in an intimate and comfortable theater at the Fiesta Resort Guam.
Enjoy an evening of comedy, magic and illusions, as well as astounding feats and talents. The show also features Rio!, a rare white lion, who has been charming audiences since 2015. All performances are guaranteed family-friendly and suitable for all ages. You haven’t seen all of Guam until you’ve seen Encore! Where The Magic Happens. It will definitely something you won’t want to miss.
The best dive sites in the world
To many avid divers all over the world, Guam is a diving haven. The island is home to many dive shops and remarkable dive sites, including wrecks and diverse reef systems.
There are a couple of shipwrecks from 2 world wars from 2 different countries that are located below the Apra Harbor. One is the SMS Cormoran from Germany, which was defeated in World War 1. The other is the Tokai Maru, a Japanese cargo vessel that sunk in World War 2. These two ships rest 110 feet beneath the surface, right next to each other with literally just an inch from each other.
The world’s biggest latte
The Latte Of Freedom is located on top of a prominent stone, overlooking the Asan and Agana bays. It displays the beauty and uniqueness of the culture of the people of Guam.
As you enter the Latte, get ready to be in awe of the breathtaking views from its windows, while the constant cool breeze flows through them. Many interesting facts are likewise on display, where you can learn and understand the significance behind the construction of the monument. Get a glimpse of the Chamorro history and culture and understand why the Latte Of Freedom is a symbol of the people’s resilience and strength that they hold closely and dearly to their hearts up to this day.
It is quite understandable why many, many tourists flock to Guam every year. It’s an amazing place with so much to offer. You can enjoy all these experiences and more in the beautiful island of Guam. With the wide range of things to do and see, it promises a holiday you and your family will remember fondly for the rest of your life.