The Legend Of Sina and The Eel
The myth of Sina and the Eel tells the tale of how the first coconut tree came to the islands.
The legend tells of a beautiful girl called Sina, from the island of Savaii, who had a small pet eel. When the eel grew, it fell in love with Sina. This made Sina afraid so she tried to run away, but the eel followed her. Sina finally sought refuge in Moata’a, where Taumeasina is located today. Sina thought she had finally escaped and one day when...Read More
We asked our Brand Ambassador, former all blacks legend, Sir Michael Jones a few questions about beautiful Samoa and Taumeasina Island Resort. Sir Michael Jone's family origins are deeply rooted in the village of Moata’a, where Taumeasina Island Resort is located.
1 – What would you recommend as the must see tourist attraction in Samoa for first time visitors?
Robert Louis Stevenson homestead and Gravesite, a wonderful celebration of the famed Scottish writer affectionately...Read More