Lagoon Islands


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Lagoon Islands

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(Placename) a former name of Tuvalu
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We passed through the Low or Dangerous Archipelago, and saw several of those most curious rings of coral land, just rising above the water's edge, which have been called Lagoon Islands. A long and brilliantly white beach is capped by a margin of green vegetation; and the strip, looking either way, rapidly narrows away in the distance, and sinks beneath the horizon From the mast-head a wide expanse of smooth water can be seen within the ring.
Portugal Old towns, lagoon islands, salt pans, ancient fortresses, cliff top views and sandy surf beaches are some of the many places you can visit when heading to Portugal.
A perfect example are their tours with local residents of Venice's lagoon islands, created with VeneziaGay, who is specialized in unique LGBT tours of the Veneto region such as the Riviera di Brenta.