A country with no #capital 😮 #nauru #pacificrepublic

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Some sources call “Yaren” the capital of Nauru, but that’s not true. In fact, the island has no official capital city, and in fact it doesn’t really have any cities at all. The Yaren District is just an area on the island’s southern shore where most of its important buildings are located. That’s where you’ll find Parliament House, the embassies of the only two nations that have an ambassador to Nauru (Taiwan and Australia), and the Nauru International Airport. Nauru is so small that its airport runway stretches almost all the way across the island, and its official airline used to land its only jet there until 2005, when the plane was repossessed by Australian creditors.

Source: http://www.cntraveler.com/stories/2013-02-04/nauru-country-without-a-capital-maphead-ken-jennings