Collected by Amanda Rees
Gun Beach Rd, Tamuning, Guam
Spot vibrant fish, bright coral, and the odd reef shark in the waters off Gun Beach, a secluded cove at the far end of Tumon Bay. The beach has grown in popularity with the opening of a new beachfront bar, but it still offers some of the most...
881 Pale San Vitores Rd, Tumon 96913, Guam
The absolute best way to explore the rolling hills and secluded beaches of southern Guam is on two wheels. Start in Tamuning, where you'll find affordable scooter rentals at Scooter World on Pale San Vitores Road. Take Marine Drive to the capital...
1255 Pale San Vitores Rd, Tamuning, 96913, Guam
The best way to hop between popular tourist sites is to hitch a ride on one of Tumon's ubiquitous open-air trolleys. Trolleys make stops along Hotel Row in Tumon, as well as at select locations in downtown Tamuning and Hagatna, including Two...
Pale San Vitores Rd, Tamuning, 96913, Guam
Shark diving tends to be an activity reserved for risk takers. But at UnderWater World Guam, you can get all the thrill of diving with sharks within the safe, controlled environment of a world-class aquarium. The "Dive with the Sharks" package...
Hagåtña, 96910, Guam
Downtown Hagatna is one of the few places where you can view relics from Guam’s almost 400-year history as a Spanish colony. The first stop on a tour of downtown is Plaza de Espana, which housed a sprawling Governor’s Palace during the colonial...
96913, Gun Beach Road, Tamuning, Guam
Unwind with a Chile Mango Margarita and live reggae music at The Beach, a new open-air bar and grill located on Gun Beach in Tumon. The Beach is fronted by, well, a beach—and a magnificent one at that. Day drinkers can enjoy beach volleyball...
590 S Marine Corps Dr #137, Tamuning, 96913, Guam
Catch the best of Guam’s live music scene at House of Brutus, a sultry lounge and restaurant located at the ITC Building in Tamuning. Jazz rules the roost on Fridays, with Mad Men and a Lady, a trio led by local piano legend Patrick Palomo. On...
997 S Marine Corps Dr, Tamuning, 96913, Guam
When lying on the beach gets boring, head to Alupang Beach Club. Guam’s largest marine sports center offers a wide variety of aquatic pursuits, from jet skiing to parasailing to banana boating to dolphin watching. Packages start from $50 per...
Shop local crafts, watch cultural performances, and sample Chamorro barbecue at the long-running Wednesday Night Market at the Chamorro Village, a cultural heritage center and shopping center in downtown Hagatna. The weekly market is one of the...
2210 Y-Sensong Rd, Dededo, 96929, Guam
Farming on Guam isn't common, but the few who do raise crops sell them at the Dededo Flea Market, held every Saturday and Sunday in the northern village of Dededo. There, you can find tropical produce like taro, yams, breadfruit, and various types...
134, Chalan Santo Papa Juan Pablo Dos, Hagåtña, 96910, Guam
Deck out your home in tropical décor at Tropical Living, a furniture and design store with two locations in Hagatna. Most products are sourced from Indonesia and the Philippines, though the store also offers jewelry and home accessories made...
Tamuning, 96913, Guam
Ypao Beach has it all—white sand, a gorgeous coastline, plentiful sea life, grass fields, and a kids’ playground. Pack a lunch and sunbathe on the shore, snorkel, or hunt for seashells. Nice perk: the public bathrooms are super clean, with showers...
Archbishop Felixberto Flores Street, Hagåtña, 96910, Guam
The legend of Sirena, the Guamanian mermaid, goes like this: Sirena was a girl who lived near the Minondo River in olden times, and she loved to swim. One day, Sirena’s mother sent her to gather coconut shells by the river. Once Sirena saw the...
4, Talofofo, Guam
For mouth-watering Guamanian BBQ, check out Jeff’s Pirates Cove. Located in the more rural, southern area of the island, Jeff’s is the place to go for juicy, double quarter-pounder cheeseburgers, Yakiniku steaks, and local favorites like Kelaguen,...
96913, Gun Beach Road, Tamuning, Guam
The Beach Bar has picture-perfect sunset views right on the beach, open-air seating, and palm trees galore. There are DJs and live music every night of the week, so if you’re in the mood, hit the dance floor. It’s a great place to take a date, but...
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