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Easter Island - Sunrise after a 4:30am, 25km Bike Ride

I think if I was forced to pinpoint a singular favorite moment from my seven months in South America, I would choose this – the morning of April 11th. 598 more words

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Easter Island's Volcanic Crater - Rano Kau

Rano Kau Volcano is one of those unique sights that exists at the intersection of natural beauty and human history.  Located on the southwestern tip of the island, it combines an absolutely stunning volcanic caldera filled with water and vegetation, and the ruins of a key ceremonial center of the Rapa Nui people. 394 more words

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Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.4 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 Earthquake hits Kepulauan Mentawai, Indonesia.

5.2 Earthquake hits Catamarca, Argentina.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands. 16 more words

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The Beaches of Easter Island: Anakena and Ovahe

Will and I dedicated our second day on Easter Island to getting some sun and enjoying the beaches on the northern part of the island.  While the weather in Valparaíso was still nice in early April, it couldn’t compare to the island’s perfect climate: warm and just a bit humid.   541 more words

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In a Vase on Monday: Easter Island

When I saw this ‘desktop’ Easter Island figure on the website from which I was ordering some troughs, and at only a couple of pounds, it was inevitable that it would be snapped up as a potential prop for Monday vases. 177 more words

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Feature Friday [Easter Edition]: Meet Sara R.

In honor of Easter weekend, I wanted to dedicate a post to Easter! What better than learning more about Easter Island? This island continues to be a mystery to many. 2,194 more words

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Easter Island: The Sunsets of Ahu Tahai

A mere ten minute walk from the center of town will bring you to Ahu Tahai, the location of some of the most stunning sunsets I’ve ever seen. 199 more words

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