Monday, May 23, 2011
Statues of Easter Island (10th – 16th Century) Easter Island, Chile :Easter Island is an island belonging to Chile, located in the southern Pacific Ocean. Easter Island is shaped like a triangle has an area of 163.6 km. The name ’Easter’ was given by the Dutch explorer who discovered it on Easter Sunday in the year 1722.Terletak between Chile and Tahiti, Easter Island is one of the most inhabited islands isolated in dunia. Lalu, the uniqueness of what makes this island different from another? Easter Island is famous for the statues that stand silent on the island. Large sculptures of stone, or moai, have become a symbol carved Paskah.