Samoa is part of Oceania with main city at
Apia. Its Developing country with a
population of 195K people. The main currency is Tala. The languages
spoken are Samoan,English. the Independent State of Samoa is the formal name of Samoa It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~27.07 °C 🌧 ~356.69 mm 👨👩👦👦 195K people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise normal safety precautions
The Government of Samoa declared a one-month state of emergency on 15 November 2019 in response to a measles epidemic. Make sure your vaccinations are up-to-date before you go (see Health). We haven't changed the level of our advice – 'exercise normal safety precautions' in Samoa.
issued date: November 16, 2019
Samoa uses 230V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type I.
The languages that are typically spoken are Samoan, English
💱 Currencies Used
Samoa uses the Samoan t?l? (symbol: T), code WST.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 2 t?l?s. T?l? is subdivided into 100 senes. Coins come in denominations of 2 and 1 t?l?s and 50, 20 and 10 senes.
Automatic teller machines are common in Samoa. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Samoa. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip.