Armchair Travel: 45 Fun Ideas to “Travel” Without Leaving Home; Nellie Huang; Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

When travel isn’t an option, here are some armchair travel recommendations to help you “travel” without leaving your home.

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Truck crashes into sacred statue on Easter Island – causes ‘incalculable damage’; Imran Malik; Wheels

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Easter Island moai statue destroyed by truck; Lilit Marcus; CNN

One of Easter Island’s world-famous moai statues has been destroyed by a truck.

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New Google Arts & Culture initiative documents the threat of climate change to Unesco World Heritage sites; Alexander Walter; Archinect

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New Tool Tracks Climate Change’s Impact on World Heritage Sites; Theresa Machemer; Smithsonian

The online portal showcases the craggy cliffs surrounding Edinburgh Castle, Easter Island’s famed sculptures and other cultural heritage hotspots…

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New Google Tool Lets You See How Climate Change Is Damaging World Heritage Sites; Rosie McCall; Newsweek

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Google’s New Tool Shows the Impact of Climate Change on World Heritage Sites; Jessica Puckett; Conde Nast Traveler

Get an in-depth look at the coastal erosion on Rapa Nui and the heavy rain on Edinburgh Castle.

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Three challenging travel destinations that are worth the endeavour; Riddhi Adsul; Republic World

Some challenging travel destinations are worth the hard work and effort travellers put in to reach their goal. Read on to know about a few of such destinations.

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These cruises will take you to some of the most remote places on Earth; Alison Fox; Travel + Leisure

Want to visit Antartica or Easter Island? These destinations can be hard to reach on your own, but these adventure cruises make visiting remote places…

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Rapa Nui: Navel of the world; Grace Housholder; KPC News

Twenty-three hundred miles west of Chile is the island of Rapa Nui — 14 miles long by 7 miles wide with fewer than 8,000 residents.

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48-Hour Travel Guide To Easter Island; Taylor Boozan; Forbes

How to spend 48 hours on the mysterious and remote Easter Island.

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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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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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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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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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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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