An archipelago with thousands of islands, The Bahamas offers a broad variety of destinations, from the historic pirate haven of Nassau to the naturalist paradise of Inagua.
Santorini is the largest island in an archipelago of the same name located 120 miles southeast of Greece's mainland in the Aegean Sea. Santorini's capital, Fira, clings to a cliffside with breathtaking views into the lagoon below it.
The following articles provide recent archipelago-related news.
Indonesians began voting in the world's biggest single-day election on Wednesday as polling stations opened in the east of the sprawling equatorial archipelago following a six-month campaign to choose a new president and parliament.
Reuters. Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 19:01:12 -0400.
As it seeks to reaffirm its military muscle in the oil-rich Arctic, Russia has revamped its military base on the Kotelny Island, part of the New Siberian Islands archipelago located between the Laptev Sea and the East Siberian Sea.
Newsmax. Thursday, 04 Apr 2019 20:27:52 EDT.
Chagos islanders have hailed a "big victory" after a United Nations court found that Britain illegally seized control of their Indian Ocean archipelago for the construction of a US military base 50 years ago.The International ...
New Zealand Herald. Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 05:00:03 +1200.
A state of emergency has been declared in the remote Russian archipelago of Novaya Zemlya after dozens of polar bears invaded human settlements, according to reports.
Sky News. Saturday, 09 Feb 2019 20:25:00 +0000.
A Russian Arctic archipelago on Saturday declared an emergency situation over an "invasion" of dozens of aggressive polar bears that have entered homes and public buildings. ...
Yahoo. Saturday, 09 Feb 2019 06:53:21 -0500.
Police in the Atlantic archipelago of Cape Verde say they have seized nearly ten tons of cocaine and arrested 11 Russian sailors aboard a vessel docked in the capital.
Radio Liberty. Saturday, 02 Feb 2019 01:16:04 +0000.