Sand Origin

Dreamers Guest House, Main Road, Ambo, Tarawa

Random Sand Fact

The sand grains at uninhabited Caroline Island are the first ones to greet the morning light most of the year. It’s the world’s easternmost point on land.

Kiribati is the only country situated within all four hemispheres. It stretches into the eastern and western, as well as the northern and southern hemispheres. If you’re searching for untouched tropical islands – look no further. If you go, inspect the coral sand beneath your feet – most grains are tiny shells and bits of coral, many in unexpected shapes. 

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