If you’re planning to come to Chile you might be tempted to get a local SIM card. This is a great idea that will allow you to be in touch with your relatives and friends back home and will also speed the process of booking hotels, tours, etc. What SIM card should I get? The … Continue reading Cell phone service on Easter Island
Enjoy Rapa Nui clear skies with us joining our night tours. Learn about the principles of basic astronomy, the history of Polynesian voyaging and settlement, navigational techniques and the archeo-astronomy of Rapa Nui. Head out to some of the island’s traditional observatory sites to gaze at the night sky on one of the most remote … Continue reading Stargazing Experience
If you are a solo traveler or are simply looking to save a bit of money, we have arranged Small Group Tours for our introductory routes. These cover the main sites with a fun, knowledgeable English-speaking guide (tambien en español) who will take you out for a relaxed full day tour covering all the essentials … Continue reading Small Group Tours
If it is traditional food you want, then one would have to go for the famous Umu, which is a traditional Polynesian style of cooking. Basically, the ancients would heat volcanic rocks, dig a hole in the ground, wrap the food in banana leaves and bury it. Over a few hours, the hot rocks would … Continue reading Food and shows on Easter Island
So you’ve finally got your ticket and you are excited to visit this mysterious island located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean- also called Te Pito O’Te Henua which means the belly-button of the world: Rapa Nui. You may have already browsed through the highlights and must see places you want to visit in … Continue reading What to do in Easter Island?
Hanga Roa is Easter Island´s only urban area with roughly 6000 inhabitants (Censo 2012). In its main street (Atamu Tekena) you will find several souvenir shops, restaurant and fast food places (empanadas, hot-dogs and burgers mainly) and there are also 2 drugstores (pharmacies) - where you can purchase anything you may have forgotten to pack- … Continue reading What to do in Hanga Roa?