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Get Away From It All: Blissful Island Paradise Breaks You'll Love

They say “No man is an island” and, although that’s geographically accurate, is it true in the way they mean it? What they mean of course is that no-one can survive without making connections. 491 more words



Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 Earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands off New Zealand.

5.2 Earthquake hits southeast of Easter Island.

5.1 Earthquake hits Nicaragua. 25 more words



Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.2 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.1 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Solomon Islands. 82 more words


VIDEO: Over 2,000 sea miles from Galápagos to Rapa Nui

March 2016

Our passage to from the Galápagos to Rapa Nui (Easter Island), Chile, tried our perseverance like no other passage we’d experienced. The trade winds had more south in them than we’d anticipated, so for most of the passage we close-reached, sailing 55 to 75 degrees off the wind in 18 to 30 knots. 106 more words

By Jessie


Preparing my trip to Easter Island, memories of Kon-Tiki leaped into my mind, one of the first travel/adventure books I read. Thor Heyerdahl and his crew did not sail to Easter Island in 1947, but further north, yet the underlying question if the islands of Polynesia were settled from Asia or from South America concerns all of the South Pacific. 295 more words


How to Explore Easter Island on a Guided and Well Planned Tour? — easterislandspirit

Easter Island is located in South-Eastern Pacific Ocean off the coast of Chile and is most popular for its monolithic stone statues (Moai). You will find the Moai or stone statues are scattered all over the Island. 32 more words


Easter Island, MazeToons Sunday September 25th 2016

Today’s MazeToons features the Moai of Easter Island. I’ve always been fascinated by Easter Island. This maze was inspired by seeing one of the statues online and finding out that their eyes were originally painted. 24 more words