Samoa is an country comprising the westernmost group of the Samoan Islands, in Polynesia. Many of its islands have reef-bordered beaches and rugged, rain forested interiors with gorges and waterfalls. The islands include Upolu, home to most of Samoa's population, and Savai'i, one of the largest islands in the South Pacific. Smaller islands may have small villages or be uninhabited, some with wildlife sanctuaries.
Samoa's weather is warm and tropical all year round, with two distinct seasons – the dry season running from May to October and the wet season from November to April. Samoa's climate is hot and humid with an average daily temperature of 29 degrees Celsius and ocean temperature in the low 20's.
The Samoan Tala is the currency of Samoa
Average conversion rate 1 WST = INR 25.6
Samoa is like other Pacific island nations. Shopping can be enjoyable, but it isn't the same as one would find in the United States. There aren't any shopping malls to speak of, and major fashion brands are generally not available anywhere in the country.