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Easter Island

We traveled west for 5 days to reach Easter Island, where the famous Moai statues are located. This remote Polynesian island lies 2,182 miles off the coast of Chile. We were up to see a magnificent sunrise, which would be the start to a truly glorious day. To get on Easter Island we boarded one of the ship’s tenders which took us to the town of Hanga Roa. We first went to Anakena Beach passing the volcanic island scenery on the way. At the beach we got our first look at Moai, Ahu Nau Nau (group of 7) and Ahu Ature Huki, the first one that had been restored. Our next stop was at Ahu...

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