|Samoa is a Polynesian island nation in the South Pacific Ocean. Many more Samoans live outside the country, particularly in New Zealand, Australia and California, than live in Samoa. Samoa’s largest trading partners are Australia & New Zealand, in recognition of which driving switched from the right to the left side of the road in September 2009 and, in December 2011, the country switched sides of the International Date Line. Samoa’s ancient pyramid, the Pulemelei Mound or Star Pyramid, is situated on the Island of Savai’I and was built between 1100-1400 AD. Robert Louis Stevenson, a famous Scottish writer who is ranked among the 26 most translated authors in the world, rests atop Mt Vaea overlooking the Apia harbor, next to his former home.