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Midway Atoll

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Address: Northwest Hawaiian Islands, HI
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+1 808-674-8237

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Spent a week here in 1983

It hasn't changed at all in 30* years. Pictures look the same. Seems that even the birds are in the same location., sitting in the same nests. I spent a couple weeks here and a... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2014
kona hawaii
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kona hawaii
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 22 September 2014

It hasn't changed at all in 30* years. Pictures look the same. Seems that even the birds are in the same location., sitting in the same nests. I spent a couple weeks here and a year on kure Atoll. The water is teaming with the largest lobster and fish I have seen anywhere in the Hawaiian islands. Nothing is touched... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Great place to visit. There is history there. Relics from world war 2 can be seen everywhere. This attraction is a little remote. The location is not conducive to day trips from Waikiki or Poipu, but...If you have a few weeks in Hawaii to spare, this is a great place to see. Kind of like the Galapagos if you are... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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144 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2012

I spent 3 months here as the medical provider for the island. A welcome respite from the perils oh life working in a busy hospital. Everyone was extremely nice and very, very helpful. There is usually some thing going on to keep you busy. The Albatross are plentiful and hilarious! Plus, it has some of the most beautiful coral sand... More 

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on the road
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338 reviews
138 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2011

I volunteered with US Fish and Wildlife for 2 weeks to count Albatross on Midway Atoll. There are a few expedition type trips now available to get to Midway. If you have the opportunity to come, you will see one of the worlds densest concentration of birds: 21 species of seabirds commonly visit the Atoll, with 19 species nesting here.... More 

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St Ives, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2011

We landed in the morning by ships tender we were on a cruise, if you get the chance to go to this island take it, we were dressed for hot weather you will need a hat comfy shoes and a bottle of water. their were 1,000,000 Albertros nesting with about 1.000.000 chicks they were everywhere, the island is run by... More 

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