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Moai and Rapa Nui islanders in a semi-centennial celebration

by Yvette Y. Birnie

Here is a new collection of twenty original drawings devoted to the Moai statues and Rapa Nui people who dwell on the famous, long-isolated and windswept island in the South Pacific. 23 more words



Every where you walk, bike, tour you will find/see small caves you might could sleep in and larger caves that a close family could live in.   136 more words



A modern-day tsunami struck Easter Island in May of 1960 and laid waste to the remains of the Tongariki ahi (platform), tossing 15 moai, some weighing up to 30 tons, over 700 yards inland. 125 more words


Places: Easter Island

Mysterious Easter Island

To go, or not to go – that shouldn’t be the question any longer. Following the ancient “Moai” monument’s tracks, relaxing one day at Anakena beach and enjoying one of the most breathtaking sunsets ever: Easter Island (Rapa Nui) is definitely worth a visit. 367 more words


'Sects Sunday 04/24/2016

Obviously, or perhaps if I did things right not so obviously, this was not the original Sunday plan. It was definitely going to continue from last Sunday and the… 108 more words

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Hola from Rapa Nui (Easter Island)! 

We just got back from spending 5 nights on Rapa Nui (Easter Island). We had decided early on in our trip that we would go. For me it was a childhood dream as the mystery of the island had always fascinated me. 2,023 more words

'Sects Friday 04/22/2016

I’m not really prepared or properly equipped in my silly little comic strip here to make proper tributes when someone of significance passes away. I feel it’s appropriate personally since I was a big Prince fan in the 1990s and have a soft spot for a lot of his music and many lyrics are still stuck in my head today… but I do wish I weren’t doing what seems like so many of these this year.

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