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10 of the World's Greatest Ruins

Easter Island, ChilePolynesia’s easternmost island is home to some of the history’s most fascinating sculptures—the moai, multi-ton sculptures carved from quarry rock to represent the Rapanui people’s deified ancestors. The means by which the moai made their way from the quarry to their places on the hill has been the subject of much archeological debate. While the most recent theories assert that men used rope to rock the statues from side to side and forward, the Rapanui people say they…

10 of the World's Greatest Ruins

Easter Island, Chile Polynesia’s —the moai, multi-ton sculptures carved from quarry rock to represent the Rapanui people’s deified ancestors. The means by which the moai made their way from the quarry to their places on the hill has been the subject of much archeological debate. While the most recent theories assert that men used rope to rock the statues from side to side and forward, the Rapanui people say they simply walked.

Just down the hill from the quarry from which the magnificent Moai were carved lies Ahu Tongariki the biggest Ahu (platform) on the island of Rapa Nui (also called Easter Island). I went out for sunrise on most mornings on a recent stay here and had two