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Welcome to my personal travel journal! If you don't know me, that's OK! I hope you'll enjoy reading about some of my adventures and misadventures, and hopefully learn something new about a corner of the world.

Recent updates:
2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
2015-10-05: Day 7 of Niue in 2011.
2015-09-29: Day 6 of Niue in 2011.

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Friday, June 10, 2011

10 June 2011 (-1 in time zone):

The random people were celebrating a high school graduation and gave me a strong mixed drink! Score!

American Samoans are visibly richer than Samoans. Apparently most are quite happy with their situation. The Americans provide economic support as it is part of their territory, and although they don't have full representation and are not considered citizens, they are generally left alone to their own devices.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2011/06/2011-nz-to-sf-day-28.html