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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Tag: Easter Island

British visit Easter Island to discuss returning sacred monolith

The Rapa Nui believe the Hoa Hakananai'a brought peace to the island around the year 1000, ending inter-tribal wars.

Easter Islanders seek outside help for iconic statues ‘leprosy’

Emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of Easter Island has been brought for preservation at the UNESCO World Heritage.

Chile to restrict tourists and non-locals on Easter Island

A popular tourist destination, not least due to its remarkable collection of 10-metre tall Moai sculptures, tourists and mainland migrants have become a threat to the island's well-being.

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