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Driving Easter Island - Day 2 - Ali's Adventures

Exploring Easter Island with a rental car gave us a lot of freedom and flexibility. On day one, we saw so many amazing Moai statues, beautiful landscapes, and possibly the best beach ever. I was worried day two would feel like more of the same, that we might get bored or desensitized from seeing so …

Easter Island  For some reason I have always wanted to go there.

Moai Statues, Easter Island, Chile

I was amazed by Easter Island the minute I walked across the field of the local airport. Rich, vibrant colors made me feel like a Disney cartoon character. Later that evening I went sightseeing with my friend Dima and wound up on the shore of the Pacific Ocean. It was the second time I lost my breath: the local color palette was beyond my imagination...

Warrior Blowing n A Shell During Carnival, Tapati Festival, Easter Island, Chile by Eric Lafforgue, via Flickr

Warrior Blowing n A Shell During Carnival, Tapati Festival, Easter Island, Chile

Tapati Festival in Easter Island is a mix of carnival, sports, theatrical presentations and homage to Rapa Nui, it is celebrated annually in January and February; the sporting competitions are based on ancient sports, such as sliding down a cliff on a banana trunk in haka pei, swimming, oaring across Rano Raraku Lake in a reed tortora raft and racing around the lake balancing heavy banana bunches over the shoulders; there are also dance competitions, parades with floats and costumed figures…

Sunrise on Easter Island. Easter Island (Rapa Nui: Rapa Nui, Spanish: Isla de Pascua) is a Polynesian island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. A special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888, Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called moai, created by the early Rapanui people.

Sunrise on Easter Island. Easter Island (Rapa Nui: Rapa Nui, Spanish: Isla de Pascua) is a Polynesian island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. A special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888, Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called moai, created by the early Rapanui people.

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Rapanui (Easter Island)

MAORI TUPUNA

Maori Tuouna, Sabiduría Ancestral. Un espectáculo imperdible en Rapa Nui MAORI TUPUNA, ANCIENT WISDOM: A group of Rapa Nui dance and music, with a show full of strength and color delights tourists visiting Easter Island. Maori Tupuna: music and dance group of Rapa Nui, an incredible show on Easter Island. Every Monday, Thursday and Saturday events center "Vai Mihi you", Hanga Roa. If you visit Easter Island be sure to see the show of Maori Tupuna ©2012 Marcelo Collao, Easter Island. ©2010…

Easter Island moai statue

moai of Easter Island

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