1. The South Asian archipelago is best known to much of the world for its luxury resorts.
2. The Indian Ocean archipelago was a regular holiday destination for the former president and his close family.
3. The largest animals native to this archipelago are giant tortoises, which can live for more than a century.
4. The Japanese archipelago has thousands of islands.
5. It has an archipelago of political prison camps that rights groups estimate hold at least 80,000 people.