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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.

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2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
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Sunday, June 12, 2011

12 June 2011 (-1 in time zone):

Arriving is Savai'i, one immediately notices a strange contrast. There are pretty much only villages on the island, and most are made up of some traditional wall-less fales, and other small structure, plus an oversized cathedral. Apparently villages here are liable to get into church-building competitions with each other.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2011/06/2011-nz-to-sf-day-30.html