A 36-year-old woman just became the first person to swim around Easter Island. It took her 19 hours; Hilary Brueck; Business Insider

Mara Films / Kartemquin FilmsRapa Nui, or Easter Island, is a remote Chilean territory in the South Pacific.Rapa Nui, or Easter Island, is one of the most…

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How to Visit Easter Island: A Complete Travel Guide; Nellie Huang; Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

Standing in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, Easter Island is one of the world’s most remote places. Here’s how you can visit Easter Island.

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Easter Island world record swim highlights plastic pollution; Matangi Tonga Online

Malibu, CA, USA: To raise awareness of plastic pollution in the ocean, South African swimmer, Sarah Ferguson will attempt to become the first person in the world to swim the perimeter of Easter Island, in waters which contains one of the highest concentrations of microplastics in the world.

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Easter Island statues plagued by a type of ‘leprosy’; Reuters

In just 100 years, the emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of Easter Island could be little more than simple rectangular blocks, conservation experts are warning.

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Cruise Diary: Delights Of A World Cruise — Polynesia; Georgina; Holland America Line

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Plundered statue reignites debate about museum relics; NBC

“We are just a body. You, the British people, have our soul … You have kept him for 150 years. Just give us some months.”

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Easter Islanders Arrive in London With Massive Empty Suitcase; Wade Massey; 234 Vibes News

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7 Wonders Of The World 2019. By Travellers; for Travellers; Saxon; Thirty Summers

A NEW 7-Wonders list compiled by the members of the global Travchat community – one of the world’s largest weekly travel forums. A list selected by travellers, for travellers. How many …

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Easter Island Heads – Giant Statues in the South Pacific; Lina Stock; Divergent Travelers

Easter Island (also called Rapa Nui in Polynesian) is an island belonging to Chile, even though it is 3,000 km […]

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Easter Island sunrise at Ahu Tongariki! Moai statues, stone heads, Rano Raraku quarry tours; La Carmina Blog

Easter Island is one of the strangest places on Planet Earth. With stone-faced statues and weird landscapes, it’s no surprise that some truly believe UFOs landed here! Visiting “Isla de Pascua” was one of my long-time travel goals. This year, I finally made it to the land of the moai. As you’ll see in this story, it surpassed my high expectations.

Source: Easter Island sunrise at Ahu Tongariki! Moai statues, stone heads, Rano Raraku quarry tours. | La Carmina Blog – Alternative Fashion, Travel, Subcultures