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1 week away...

Seven days. I found out I was definitely embarking on this journey with just ten days, and now I have seven days. Finding out so late has its perks and its challenges. 518 more words

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Ever since cruising through the islands and atolls of French Polynesia, I have dreamt of heading back to the dreamy paradise of a South Pacific Island . 540 more words


Small Smiling Samoa

After Hawaii we started on a new part of our trip which is characterized by less development and less tourism. We will visit 3 small countries in the Pacific Ocean – Samoa, Fiji and Tonga. 868 more words

4 Months Around The World

Moana Becomes A Man

Have you seen Disney’s Moana? I watched it on Netflix a few months ago, and thought it was all kinds of cute and fun. Plus,  1,211 more words


Sua Ocean Trench - Samoa

One of the most unusual places to swim on the planet, the 30-metre, almost perfectly symmetrical swimming hole surrounded by lush vegetation sits in the middle of a lava field near Lotofaga village. 27 more words


Samoa - Bus

This jewel coloured bus was enough to pull over to take the photograph but as I framed up the kids all came running out from church. 19 more words

Samoa 9/8/17

It’s quiet, like it always is. My tea is steeping and a movie is playing on tv, although it is muted. It’s been nine months since I found out I was accepted into the Peace Corps, and here I am in September, awaiting medical clearance. 401 more words

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