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Easter Island - Wikipedia


Easter Island is a Chilean island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. Easter Island is famous for its 887 ...

Easter Island -- World Heritage Site -- National Geographic


Get facts, photos, and travel tips for Rapa Nui National Park (Easter Island), a World Heritage site in Chile, from National Geographic.

Easter Island travel guide - Wikitravel


Easter Island (Spanish: Isla de Pascua, Polynesian: Rapa Nui) is one of the most isolated islands on Earth. Early settlers called the island "Te Pito O Te Henua" ...

NOVA - Official Website | The Fate of Easter Island - PBS


Apr 20, 2004 ... Easter Island is the most isolated piece of inhabited land in the world. A speck of volcanic rock only about twice the size of Manhattan, it lies ...

Easter Island - Sacred Sites


Easter Island, Chile, is famous for its tall stone statues called Moai.

Easter Island - Moai Statues and Rock Art of Rapa Nui


Rapa Nui, or Easter Island as it was to become known, is the Polynesian island found in the south east Pacific Ocean. Although famous for the large monumental  ...

New evidence: Easter Island civilization was not destroyed by war ...


Feb 17, 2016 ... These moai on Easter Island were so imposing that Europeans couldn't believe they'd been created by just a couple thousand people.

Rapa Nui National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Centre


Rapa Nui, the indigenous name of Easter Island, bears witness to a unique cultural phenomenon. A society of Polynesian origin that settled there c. A.D. 300  ...

Easter Island (Rapa Nui) - Lonely Planet


Endowed with the most logic-defying statues in the world – the strikingly familiar moai – Easter Island (Rapa Nui to its native Polynesian inhabitants) emanates a  ...

Easter Island | island, Chile | Britannica.com


Easter Island, Spanish Isla de Pascua, also called Rapa Nui , Chilean dependency in the eastern Pacific Ocean, the easternmost outpost of the Polynesian ...

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Explore Easter Island – Mysterious Places


Sep 14, 2016 ... Easter Island–Rapa Nui is a tiny speck of land in the South Pacific. Formed by a series of massive volcanic eruptions, the island was only ...

Easter Island - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Easter Island, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Easter Island, Moai, Rongorongo - Crystalinks


Easter Island - Rapa Nui. Native Flag of Easter Island - Reimiro. Easter Island is the world's most isolated inhabited island. It is also one of the most mysterious.