After vanishing two years ago, the jellyfish of Palau’s Jellyfish Lake are recovering. Local tour companies are once again visiting the iconic location.
For such small creatures, jellyfish have a fearsome reputation. Is it safe to swim with jellyfish, and if so, where?
In 2015 and 2016, Palau suffered from both an El Niño and a severe drought. The combination wreaked havoc on the famous population of golden jellyfish at Jellyfish Lake.