Easter Island

Ile de Pâques / Rapa Nui

130201 Easter Island - 01flight Tahiti-Easter Island (Rapa Nui)

Hanga Roa

Hanga Roa is the main (and only) city on the Island

130201 Easter Island - 02downtown Hanga Roa

Hanga Roa, la capitale, est l’unique ville de ‘île.

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Easter Island is one of the most remote inhabited islands in the world.[6] The nearest inhabited land (50 residents) is Pitcairn Island at 2,075 kilometres (1,289 mi), and the nearest continental point lies in central Chile, at 3,512 kilometres (2,182 mi).

Easter Island is a special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888. Administratively, it belongs to the Valparaíso Region and more specifically, is the only commune of the Province Isla de Pascua.[7]According to the 2012 census, it has about 5,800 residents, of which some 60% are descendants of the aboriginal Rapa Nui.

Rano Kau

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130201 Easter Island - 07Rano Kau

130201 Easter Island - 09Motu Nui islet

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Rano Raraku

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Ahu Tongariki130201 Easter Island - 29

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130201 Easter Island - 42Hanga Ho’Onu – magnetic stone

Ahu Te Pite Kura

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130201 Easter Island - 52Hanga Roa 

Ahu Hotake

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Local Museum

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Tahai

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Haka Pei competiton

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descente de la colline sur un tronc de bananier

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130201 Easter Island - 82il s’en est finalement pas trop mal tiré, plus de peur que de mal

130201 Easter Island - 83one of the heroes (right!)


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