Talofa and malo e lelei! Basking in the waters of the South Pacific, the Tongan and Samoan islands offer adventures aplenty and a chance to avoid the sun-seeking hordes. Swim with whales off Vava’u or discover the ruins of Ta’u. Luxuriate in swish resorts or kick back in beachside huts. Tap into Apia’s buzzing café scene or Nuku’alofa’s kava ceremonies. Whatever your island scene, take this bestselling guide along!
A Triple Treat of Polynesian destinations: the kingdom of Tonga, the independent nation of Samoa, and the territory of American Samoa.
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