This US territory is the farthest place you can go from mainland without a passport and it is right at the edge of the dateline. In fact, American Samoa is also the last place for the sun to set every day. A volcanic and rocky island with stunning scenery and very few tourists, you definitively feel at the edge of the world here. Just a 20min flight away from Samoa but 24 hours in time difference, American Samoa is worth a trip if you are there or are looking for a laid back island getaway where you can explore one of the largest marine parks in the world completely by yourself.
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