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Learning About American Samoa

Learning About American Samoa

How American is American Samoa? I learned lots about American Samoa from Eleitina, who is one of their tourism representitives at the 2016 Los Angeles Travel and Adventure show. Some of the topics we discussed includes the Samoan language, the differences between...

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Still Fantastic: Fiji After the Hurricane

Still Fantastic: Fiji After the Hurricane

Hurricane Winston chooses best path through Fiji Yes, there was damage to Fiji but the hurricane's path left the vast majority of the islands unharmed. To learn more about Fiji and how Fiji is waiting for travelers watch my video interview with Ruth of Tourism Fiji....

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Mount Cook National Park: A Whisper of Peace

Mount Cook National Park: A Whisper of Peace

New Zealand's National Park Stretching Out in Cook National Park Reclining on cushions I had wrested from my couch the previous morning, I stared out the open hatch of my Subaru past my outstretched legs. Somber clouds descended down; the undulating peaks faded to...

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Roadside Kindness in Queenstown

Roadside Kindness in Queenstown

Hitchhiking in Queenstown Preparing for Queenstown So there I was"”optimistic thumb outstretched, a sign that read "Queenstown," an overweight backpack tipped over on the ground, and a cheery smile that I hoped didn't look psychotic. I, like many,...

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Mining the Dining Boom of Perth Australia

Mining the Dining Boom of Perth Australia

Perth Australia In Perth, Australia, the queue outside Jamie Oliver's Italian Kitchen was in a for two hour wait, yet even in the cold of the early evening, the crowds stood huddled against each other with smiles on their faces. It is their culinary treat and not...

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Hello Fiji Airways

Hello Fiji Airways

Fiji Airways Returns Fiji Airways A330 I was either one of the first twenty or so passengers on Fiji Airways new A330 or one of the last to fly on the old Air Pacific, depending on how I look at it. I am running with the former. With Fiji still fresh in my mind, I can...

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Eureka Ballarat, Australia!

Eureka Ballarat, Australia!

  Discovering Australia's Golden Heritage If it was 160 years ago, I'd be squatting in mud swirling my pan away hoping to strike it rich. While I can still squat and try my hands at gold panning, the gold rush is no more and my chance of discovering anything more...

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A Day in Port Vila, Vanuatu

A Day in Port Vila, Vanuatu

A Day About Lap Lap, the Mele Cascades and an Underwater Post Office I woke up to a glorious view over Vila Bay, with blue skies layered with water glistening like scattered diamonds. It was 7 a.m. and already the town of Port Vila was bustling with people, with the...

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Australia’s Newest Museum – M.A.D.E Opens

Australia’s Newest Museum – M.A.D.E Opens

There were important looking people everywhere I looked, handshaking, posing and smiling into journalists cameras. I shrink away into the museum proper, a little shy among the larger press group and explored the interior quietly and found myself inspired by...

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Road trip through New Zealand’s South Island

Road trip through New Zealand’s South Island

Driving through nature's postcard It's like clicking through a stereoscope with picture after picture of gushing rivers, snow capped mountains and smooth straight roads. A different image appears at every turn of the wheel, whether static or moving, beckoning us to...

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Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu

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