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American Memorial Park

American Memorial Park on the island of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, was created as a living memorial honoring the sacrifices made during the Marianas Campaign of World War II. At the park, memorials stand in tribute to the courage and sacrifice of the US Servicemen and Chamorro and Carolinian civilians who were killed in...

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Bird Island

Bird Islands is a well known tourist attraction on the island of Saipan. Bird Island Sanctuary is home to thousands of birds and other marine species. This is a marine protected area, no fishing and hunting is allowed which makes this place rich in wildlife....

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Suicide Cliff

Suicide Cliff is a cliff above Marpi Point Field near the northern tip of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. It is a location where thousands of Japanese civilians and soldiers committed suicide by jumping to their deaths in 1944 in order to avoid capture by the United States. By 1976, Suicide Cliff became a park...

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Banzai Cliff

Banzai Cliff is a landmark at the northern tip of Saipan island in the Northern Mariana Islands, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Towards the end of the Battle of Saipan in 1944, hundreds of Japanese civilians and soldiers (of the Imperial Japanese Army) jumped off the cliff to their deaths in the ocean and rocks...

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