Robert Louis Stevenson Museum

The Robert Louis Stevenson Museum in Vailima, Apia, is on a beautiful location in the middle of a grass field. The fee to enter the museum is 15 tala (4.34 euros, 5.87 USD), and it includes the guided tour (you have to do the guided tour, it is definitely worth it). The first thing you [...]

Manu Samoa Seven

As most of you know, the Samoan national team of Rugby Seven is the current world champion and here everyone is obviously proud of it. Last Monday (seventh of June) was the celebration with the team and a national holiday. I have to say that it was lots of fun and there was a lot [...]

Independence Day

On June 1st Samoans celebrated their independence from New Zealand in 1962. We joined the celebration and enjoyed with the dance and music that was performed by the villages, and colleges. There was food, samoan barbecue, niu coconuts, taro and banana chips, etc. The process was as follows: The village and college people arrive singing [...]