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Enchanting Easter Island 3

Enchanting Easter Island

May 18th 2010
Hello all we are just back from 6 amazing days on Easter Island!! Easter Island is an incredible place and also one of the most isolated places on earth. It lies bang in the middle of the South Pacific and a staggering 3700km west of Chile, its nearest land mass. The island is famous for its huge statues called MoaiĀ“s. How the statues were created and moved to each of the corners of the isl ... read more
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Chilean Flag Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
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