The closest thing Samoa has to a city, Apia has the feel of a lively small town. Samoan pop music blares out from the bars and the brightly painted buses, and the pace of life is a step quicker than the languid stroll encountered in the rest of Samoa.
From the Apia Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Apia
it was like a second home. great breakfast. close to market,store,entertainment,6 blocks from waterfront.friendly staff. great for meeting other travellers,samoans and o/s tourists. ... more
FANTASTIC place to stay in Apia! We stayed in the guesthouse (not the fales) and it's a great new building, very big and roomy and clean and has a well-equipped kitchen and lounge to use. ... more
$???.?? From Canada to Apia, Samoa
Would anyone know of the least expensive method to get to Apia, Samoa? I would like to go for a few weeks of vacation, but the air fair is $2500+ per person. Is there a cheaper way? Thanks. ...
Where to stay in Apia, Samoa?
Has anyone stayed at a decent backpackers in Apia which they would recommend? ALso, I've got three weeks in Samoa, so how would you split the time between Upolu and Savai'i? ...
SAMOA - tips
What advice would you give to first time travellers to Samoa? I'm visiting and will stay in Apia. Can you recommend what activities and attractions are worth visiting? Anyone know the transport cost for 1 way from the airport to Apia? Thank you. Maree ...