Want to Travel the World on Foot? Take a Tour with HF Holidays; Sarah Coad; Active Traveller

If you have dreams of hiking around the world, then a walking tour is the perfect holiday for you. Take a look at these routes through the USA Rockies, Chile…

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Chile’s Humberstone and Santa Laura Works Removed From World Heritage Sites List; The Wire

UNESCO has commended Chile for implementing various measures to safeguard the refineries.

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The Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works site (Chile), removed from the List of World Heritage in Danger; Unesco

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Easter Island threatened by bad tourist behavior; Lilit Marcus; CNN

Easter Island has long been a bucket list destination for travelers from around the world.

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Travel to Easter Island; Trazee Travel

One of the coolest pieces of South America is actually an island located in the South Pacific, several hundred miles off the coast of Chile.   Easter Island, or Rapa Nui as it is known in Polynesia, is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Perhaps best known for the megaliths that adorn all corners of the […]

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The Easter Island Statues Are Under Threat From Selfies And Tourists; Apolline Bazin; Konbini

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How to Tour Chiloe Island: See Penguins, Palafitos, and Churches; Rhonda Albom; Albom Adventures

This guide to Chiloe Island will help you choose between penguins, stilted houses, and old wooden churches when you visit Chiloe in the lakes district of southern Chile.

Source: How to Tour Chiloe Island: See Penguins, Palafitos, and Churches

Easter Island’s Famous Moai Stone Statues Are Threatened By Huge Tourism Boost; Madison Dapcevich; IFL Science

An uptick in annual visits to the famous Easter Island is bringing with it the potential for trouble as local populations learn to balance increased tourist…

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South American Diary #11: The church at Nercón; Neil Steinberg; Every God Damn Day

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The stone faces and human problems on Easter Island; Jessica Wolf; UCLA Newsroom

Archaeologist Jo Anne Van Tilburg, who will be on “60 Minutes” April 21, continues to seek insight from the statues and for the living descendants of their makers.

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