Samoa and hawaii map. And until 4 july 1997 known as western samoa is a country consisting of two main islands savaii and upolu and four smaller islands. The university of hawaii sea grant college program supports an innovative program of research education and extension services directed to the improved understanding and stewardship of coastal and marine resources of the state region and nation. Destination samoa a virtual guide to the islands of samoa. The independent state of samoa formerly known as western samoa is located south of the equator in the polynesian region of the pacific ocean about halfway between hawaii and new zealand.
Whether youre planning to visit next week or next year well help you find fun things to do in hawaii. Samoa country in the central south pacific ocean among the westernmost of the island countries of polynesia. Map of hawaii and travel information about hawaii brought to you by lonely planet. Samoa s e m o e officially the independent state of samoa samoan.
Samoa family accommodation at the best family resorts in samoa. We have all the samoa family resorts samoa accommodation with kids clubs and samoa family facilities like kids meals and babysitting. Come and learn about the cultures of the pacific islands such as new zealand samoa tonga tahiti hawaii fiji and more. 77 sq mi 199 sq km.
According to legend samoa is known as the cradle of polynesia because savaii island is said to be hawaiki the polynesian homeland.