December 21, 2020

American Samoa starts Covid-19 vaccinations

The vaccination of health workers and first responders in American Samoa with the Pfizer Covid vaccine is to begin this morning.
July 2, 2019

Humpback whales returning to American Samoa

Humpback whales are returning to American Samoa! Whales can be seen in the waters around American Samoa from about mid July to November, though dates of arrival can vary from year to year.
April 19, 2018

Miss Pacific Islands closes 2 day #SPTE18 in Adelaide

Sadly our two days together has come to an end and it’s been an eye opener to be here as an ambassador for SPTO.
March 18, 2018

Miss Pacific Islands to attend Pasifika Festival

Miss Pacific Islands, Matauaina To'omalai from American Samoa will attend the 26th Pasifika Festival in Auckland, New Zealand next week, spending time in each of the Pacific Villages at the event.
January 11, 2018

New American Samoa Jasons Visitor Map

With the support of American Samoa Visitor Bureau (ASVB), Jasons Travel Media (Jasons) is pleased to announce the launch of the first Jasons American Samoa Visitor Map, available in market from January 2018.
September 15, 2017

World Tourism Day 2017

July 21, 2017

Tourism And The Sustainable Development Goal 8

Tourism is one of the driving forces of global economic growth, and currently provides for 1 in 11 jobs worldwide. By giving access to decent work opportunities in the tourism sector, society particularly youth and women, can benefit from increased skills and professional development. The sector’s contribution to job creation is reflected in Target 8.9 ‘’By 2030 devise and implement policies that contribute to sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products” (UNWTO).
July 14, 2017

NOAA Funding For Reef Protection

American Samoa's Congresswoman Aumua Amata, recently announced the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has awarded American Samoa a grant of nearly $1.1 million.
July 13, 2017

Tourism And The Sustainable Development Goal 7

As a sector that requires substantial energy input, tourism can accelerate the shift toward renewable energy and increase its share in the global energy mix. Consequently, by promoting sound and long-term investments in sustainable energy sources, tourism can help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, mitigate climate change and contribute to innovative and new energy solutions in urban, regional and remote areas. (UNWTO)
July 13, 2017

Talofa’s Airways PagoPago/Tonga Flights

Talofa Airways twice a week flights American Samoa to Tonga started last week with airfares from USD$494 one way.
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