Samoa is a country located in Polynesia. The country has no land neighbors. As for languages, the country’s residents speak Samoan and English.
The national currency in Samoa is Samoan tālā (WST). The tālā ($) is subdivided into 100 sene.
With today’s currency rate, 1 EUR is worth 2.96 WST and 1 USD is worth 2.73 WST.
Check with your bank before your trip to find out if there are any fees for using your card abroad. Some banks do not charge fees when you use a foreign ATM or pay in foreign currency, but others may charge a fixed cost for each transaction or allow a limited number of free withdrawals. The travel card provided by Wise.com, Revolut or Monose might be an excellent option to cut down on transaction fees.
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ATM Density When compared to the world average, Samoa has more ATMs.61.96 ATMs per 100,000 people.The global average is 39.49.
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There is one common socket type used in Samoa. Type I is not very common around the world, so it might be a good idea to check if your electronics need an adapter.
The sockets’ shapes and voltage differ from country to country and a travel plug adapter may be required. Portable devices, such as phones, notebooks or tablets, usually handle the entire range of voltages used across the world (110-240V).
What hotel chains are present in Samoa?
There are no Mariott hotels in Samoa.
There are no Hilton hotels in Samoa.
There are no IHG hotels in Samoa.
What fast food chains are present in Samoa?
The McDonald’s chain does not operate in Samoa.
The KFC chain does not operate in Samoa.
The Burger King chain does not operate in Samoa.
What is the weather like in Apia?
Weather data for Apia (capital city) by Open-Meteo.com
Railways There are no passenger trains available.
Subway Systems There is no subway system in any city.
Taxi Apps Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Samoa.
Emergency phones in Samoa
Smoking & Alcohol
Smoking ban No known rules against smoking, or no information is available.
Cananbis legality Both recreational and medicinal use of cannabis is prohibited.