Archive | March, 2011

Video of the Week: Apia Harbour

This video was taken a few days before the races held on Independence Day, 2010 and shows two fautasi in the harbour and the crew of the Segavao heading out for practice. If you are curious as to what this practice is in preparation for, the read a little more on here or watch the […]

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Boutique Samoa

Talofa! This is Zita! I’m only now recovering from three weeks on the road attending ITB in Berlin, The PATA Exchange in Mayfair, the UNITE Exchange on the Thames at the Mermaid Conference Centre in London and then the LA Times show in Pasadena. What an amazing, instructive and encouraging trip. This last weekend was […]

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Destination Highlight: Vailima

Samoa isn’t all beaches, tropical forests  and waterfalls. It has a vibrant history too. One if the most famous “palagis” – pronounced palangi, to have made Samoa his home  was, of course, Robert Louis Stevenson, the author of great novels like Robinson Crusoe and Kidnapped. Stevenson suffered from ill health and chose our fiar islands […]

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Please Join Us on Facebook!

There are now over 500 million people using Facebook and we don’t want to miss the party so we have created our own Facebook page and would be delighted if you would join our first 30 fans. So please visit: http://www.facebook.com/polynesianxplorer.com/ and contribute your comments, ideas, suggestions or simply share memories of time spent in […]

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Attendance At ITB, Berlin

Vaimasenu’u Zita Martel is pleased to announce that she will be attending the ITB Exposition in Berlin from (9th March -13th March) and would be delighted to meet with members of the trade and press. Zita can be located on Stand 103 Hall 5.2A and or contacted  by telephone: +44 7525831129; or via email: zita@polynesianxplorer.com

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Stevenson’s at Manase, Savaii

Stevenson’s at Manase on the island of Savaii has developed a reputation of a value for money property in an idyllic setting. It offers three different room types from Traditional Open Beach Fales to Classic Beach Villas. Room Types Beach villas Suite One Suite 2,4,5 & 6 Suite Three Ensuite beach Fales The five Beach Villas  […]

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Sa’ Moana Resort

Sa’Moana Resort opened on the 13th of March 1999, its privacy, peacefulness and uniquely beautiful setting in a coconut grove at Salamumu Beach is on the south coast of Upolu Island Samoa. Sa’Moana Resort is the South Pacific’s secret to be shared whether your an activity junky or someone looking for tranquility and the right […]

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Jet Over Hotel, Savaii

Jet Over Hotel offers top location in the main town Salelologa, only 2 minutes from the Wharf in Savaii and 5 minutes from the Airport. This  resort style Hotel provides anything from budget traditional fale (hut) type accommodation to luxury Ocean view rooms. This is a perfect choice for both family and business with all […]

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Le Vasa Resort

Le Vasa is a superior  beachfront resort in Samoa, perfect for a romantic getaway and true relaxation. The resort is set in a tropical paradise with magnificent views of Manono and Savai’i Islands. The Resort faces a beautiful lagoon and is surrounded by coral reef. It provides authentic Samoan hospitality with all of the modern […]

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Le Uaina Resort

Imagine this, your own Samoan villa on a beautiful beach, in an exquisite little cove – an amazing snorkeling reef, metres from your door and a lush environment full of wonderful food, invigorating activities and blissful hospitality. Le Uaina Seaside Resort is the newest and only beach front resort on this part of the coast. […]

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