Chile annexed Easter Island (Isla de Pascua in spanish) in 1888. It’s famous for its 887 extant monumental statues called moai, created by the early Rapanui people. Check out more pictures taken on Easter Island, tagged #easterisland or #IsladePascua
Never been to Easter Island? You’re not the only one.
The Polynesian Island in the Pacific Ocean may be the most remote inhabited island in the world. Only one airport and one airline serve Easter Island, with flights to and from just three locations: Tahiti, Santiago, and, seasonally, Lima. Fortunately, a number of Instagrammers have made the trek and shared their perspectives.