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Easter Island article

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Murph posted on Fri, Mar 9, 2007 10:59 AM

Small article at CNN.com on Easter Island.
Would love to travel there sometime.

Thanks...nice overview. I am not sure why but I prefer the Moai without the hats. :tiki:

If you can't make it to Easter Island, the Polynesian Cultural Center has an Easter Island display, carved by a Rapa Nui, to tide you over.


That article originally appeared on the Budget Travel website. Here's a reference:

Thanks for the link Chris....since I am pretty new, I never knew all that information about Easter Island. I knew about the statues but not the history. Interesting that only 35 have been uprighted out of so many. Hope the ones lying down are getting a nice view of the sky and not eatin' dirt. :D

Another Rapa Nui (Easter Island) article with sad news as reported by Correspondent Anderson Cooper

60 Minutes: Easter Island's famous moai statues slowly fading away

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