Easter Island has a number of other names of which can break language. Among the most commonly used can be identified Rapa Nui.
The island belongs to Chile and is a member of Valparaiso. This place is very mysterious and mystical. Question, which does not allow to sleep many scientists - how there were able to get 10-foot by 200-ton stone idols. Many tourists come here only to see these idols, try to uncover the truth, but so far all left unanswered.
The island is small and all the attractions are close to each other. To get to know all of them best to rent a car, or bicycle. You can travel the most, impossible to get lost on the island, therefore, that there are only 2 road.
The island is not very well suited for a beach holiday. Locals say, they can swim on only one beach - Anakene. Sandy beaches are somewhat similar to the beaches of the Black Sea, and our visitors can buy even cheburek. Local cuisine consists mainly of seafood, and deserves the attention of steak - too good.
Easter Island is only one city - Hanga Roa, and it can only stay in a hotel. The main source of income of the islanders is the gift business. At the exit of the plane you will be greeted welcoming locals, trying to "vtyuhat" small trinket as a souvenir.
The main attraction of the island is naturally considered as moai statues - the giant stone idols. These idols were carved from volcanic ash and taken to the beach. Provided, they weigh up 200 tons, it is the mystery of mankind along with the mystery of Stonehenge. Overall, the island can be found about 900 statues, most of them are located at the foot of the volcano Rano Raraku.