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Seabreeze Resort re-Opens after Upgrade

Award winning Seabreeze Resort, which was awarded the best romantic resort in Oceania at the 2021 World Travel Awards, is back to normal operations after undergoing a massive renovation in which all its 13 ocean view rooms were completely remodeled and upgraded to provide a new and improved experience.

Christmas Festivities and New Year Fireworks

The popular Christmas on the Waterfront is back again this year, with the programme set for Wednesday 21st to Friday 23rd December at the Friendship Park.

Cruise Tourism Strategy Launched

The Samoa Cruise Tourism Strategy, which was recently launched is the culmination of significant work that was undertaken during the closure of borders due to the Covid-19 Pandemic to develop a clear framework to guide the industry going forward.

Repurposing Plastics Initiative

Samoa Tourism Authority in close partnership with the (South) Pacific Tourism Organization (PTO) under the Pacific Tourism Waste Action Initiative recently hosted a week-long training on Repurposing Plastics.

Eased entry requirements welcomed

The lifting of Covid-19 travel restrictions towards the end of September has been widely welcomed by visitors. On 22nd September, the requirement to complete a pre-departure test and show proof of vaccination were removed following the reopening of borders to international travellers on 1st August.



VISITOR NUMBERS AT A GLANCE

For the month of February 2020
A Samoa 414
-57.2 %
NZ 2919
-15.8 %
Australia 1757
-3.5 %
USA 479
-19.4 %
Canada 17
-60.5 %
OPI 258
-44.4 %
UK 85
-42.2 %
Germany 65
-8.5 %
OEC 124
-40.1 %
Japan 24
-52.9 %
China 82
-58.8 %
OAC 456
45.2 %
Other Countries 373
-95.9 %


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