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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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Thursday, June 9, 2011

9 June 2011 (-1 in time zone):

In font of Aggie Grey's, writing and waiting for the fiafia to start. A small vendor boy tried to sell me some items, then asked for a tala (Samoan currency) after I didn't buy anything. I tend to lean against encouraging child begging and child activities that target tourists as I see it as unsustainable, but maybe I'm wrong. I still haven't fully decided on the issue yet.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2011/06/2011-nz-to-sf-day-27.html