Archive | November, 2011

Samoa’s Vaka, the Gaualofa, Now Resting in San Diego

Our very own Brynne Eaton Auva’a – who, when working with Polynesian Xplorer,  sang the national anthem at the opening of the Judo World Cup in 2010, has just completed an extraordinary journey on board the Gaualofa. Brynne was a member of one of seven Pacific Island crews that sailed a fleet of traditional Polynesian […]

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New Novel Provides Fresh Insights into Samoa’s Rich Culture

Our recent blog posts might suggest that Samoa is all about sport so it’s time to redress the balance. The very name of our country Sa-Moa means “Sacred Earth,” and suggests that our culture digs deep into our hearts and bonds us with our sacred earthly home. This concept is expressed in a modern way […]

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Hot off the Press – Opening Ceremonies of Judo World Cup

The event management team at Polynesian Xplorer are working round the clock to ensure that the 2011 Judo Wold Cup event gets off to a perfect start. They have even created a Facebook page and are iploading pictures fast and furiously so for the latest images, please click here:

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