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
Get facts, photos, and travel tips for Rapa Nui National Park (Easter Island), a
World Heritage site in Chile, from National Geographic.
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" ...
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, Chile, is famous for its tall stone statues called Moai.
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
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, 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
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, Spanish Isla de Pascua, also called Rapa Nui , Chilean
dependency in the eastern Pacific Ocean, the easternmost outpost of the