Palau is a county that contains over 500 islands in Oceania. The largest island in the region is known as Babeldaob. This island is also home to the capital city, Ngerulmud. All of the islands are renown for having beautiful beaches and multiple mountains for both new and experienced climbers and hikers. The islands are also known for being great destinations for scuba diving and snorkeling because of the clear waters and all the species of aquatic animals in the area.