"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is
Travel facts about Easter Island (Rapa Nui). Did you know that Easter Island is one of the most remote inhabited places in the world? Click through for more facts about this mysterious travel destination.
Okay, I’m sure some people out there knew the Easter Island statues had bodies, but I’m not going to pretend to be one of those people. My mind is kind of blown that I’m almost 40 and just now finding out that there are Easter Island statue bodies.
Easter Island, Chile Easter Island is one of the most remote inhabited islands in the world. Its silent stone figures are a monument to the seafaring skills and unique culture of ancient Polynesian peoples.