Peleliu in Palau

2019-04-28T17:06:55-07:00February 27th, 2019|Palau|

Gaining a new respect for family history. My grandfather, Burton Gilbert, served during WWII as a civil engineer and Major in Peleliu (an island in Palau, in the South Pacific, where we are now). Only [...]

Jellyfish Lake in Palau

2019-04-01T12:09:01-07:00February 25th, 2019|Palau|

Located on an uninhabited rock island off the coast of Koror in Palau, Jellyfish Lake is a saltwater lake that was once connected to the ocean, but is now cut off.  The isolated lake became [...]

Diving in Palau

2019-04-01T09:24:31-07:00February 24th, 2019|Palau|

So I WON THIS TRIP!  Thanks to the Sea of Change Foundation my $40 raffle ticket landed us in Palau with a week long liveaboard for two on the Rock Island Aggressor, worth $7,000!  [...]