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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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Wednesday, June 8, 2011

8 June 2011 (-1 in time zone):

Arriving at Faleolo Airport near Apia, the capital. I was immediately reminded of India by the heat, humidity, and chaotic atmosphere, not to mention being immediately accosted and followed by taxi drivers. A lot of Samoan men wear lava-lavas, a kind of skirt-like wrap.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2012/05/2011-nz-to-sf-day-26.html