Nauru - One of the smallest countries in the world: square miles. The residents of the Pacific island Nauru rely on diminishing phosphate deposits. The state became independent in 1968 and was formerly known as Pleasant Island.
Nauru, once known as Pleasant Island, is an island in Micronesia. It has the second smallest population in the world (next only to Vatican City) and is the smallest republic in the world with 21 square sq.
Explore the udiscovered and infrequently visited Nauru - a Pacific Island enigma! A quiet and peaceful people, Nauruans are welcoming and hospitable to the few travellers who venture to their tiny island.