Updated : Aug 23, 2017 in Samoa

How to not offend a Samoan!

I came across an article from Samoa Observer, the local newspaper in Samoa about a woman very upset about some Chinese workers doing intense labor…

Updated : Aug 21, 2016 in Samoa

Samoa tourism is about Backpackers!

I am about to make a very strong statement but I firmly believe this: Samoa tourism must build their tourism sector on the backpacker economy.…

Updated : Aug 21, 2016 in Samoa

Choosing a Samoa resorts for your Holidays

While Valenisoqo is primarily a resource for people that would be considered backpackers, traveling on the cheap, a portion of our visitors are looking for more…

Updated : Aug 15, 2016 in Samoa

Samoa Holidays on $250 a week

One of the most requested articles I get asked about is how to do a Samoa Holidays on a budget. It is not the cheapest…

Updated : Aug 15, 2016 in Samoa

Finding Samoa accommodation

One of the first things to consider when traveling to a country is where to sleep. People are looking for that everywhere. What is the…

Updated : Aug 14, 2016 in Samoa

Traveling to Samoa’s South Coast

On the main island of Samoa, Upolu, there is mainly one place that backpackers and tourist alike go: the south coast. This is where all…

Updated : May 31, 2016 in Samoa

A day at Palolo Deep Marine Reserve

If you are in Apia for a day, especially Sundays; the only thing to go is a day at the Palolo Deep Marine Reserve. It is…