American Samoa


The largest island in a U.S. territory in the South Pacific, home to Pago Pago, the capital, and known for its harbor and National Park.

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With its waters teeming with bright, soft corals and technicolored fish, Forbidden Bay is among the most beautiful bays in the South Pacific. It is a short walk from the pretty village of Fagasā, right at the edge of the National Park. 

irma 3 years ago

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