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.
Russian wildlife specialists are heading for an Arctic archipelago to try to resolve a situation that has both terrified and delighted the locals: Polar bears who have moved into a populated area.
Fox News. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 19:49:43 GMT.
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.
Indonesia will more than double its disaster response budget to 15 trillion rupiah ($1.06 billion) in 2019, officials said on Tuesday, after a series of major natural disasters devastated three regions of the archipelago last year.
CNBC. Tuesday, 08 Jan 2019 07:05 GMT.
A group of more than 1,400 iguanas have been reintroduced to an Ecuadoran island in the Galapagos archipelago around two centuries after they disappeared from there, authorities said on Monday. ...
Voice of America. Monday, 07 Jan 2019 21:45:27 -0500.
An armed man has robbed a bank in the world's northernmost settlement on Norway's remote Arctic archipelago of Svalbard but he was caught shortly afterwards, authorities said on Friday.
The Local. Friday, 21 Dec 2018 15:27:14 +0100.
The Royal Malta Yacht Club's Malta Altus Challenge will take part in the 36th America's Cup in 2021, the first time a yacht from the tiny Mediterranean archipelago has challenged for the prestigious 167-year-old sailing trophy.
Reuters. Thursday, 06 Dec 2018 19:38:29 -0500.
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