Polynesia

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The Marquesas Islands are remote lands where mariners have moored for centuries, overcoming the Pacific Ocean. Brought by the West winds into the open sea. They, first of all, met with the funny cannibals of the islands of Nuku-Hiva, Fatu Hiva, Hiva-Oa, Hatutu, Ua-Huka, Tahuata, and others. The islands are
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Perhaps very few people know about the Cook Islands and where they are located. This miniature group of islands may soon disappear due to global warming and rising ocean levels. But the Islanders do not lose heart. The archipelago is spread over 15 islands, the largest of which, Rarotonga, is
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Two completely different countries (except the French language speaking), but with a very similar name, are located a few thousand kilometers apart. Most likely, the description and comparison of the islands will consist of contrasts only. Tahiti – French territory Tahiti – Little France in the Pacific. (Tahiti is not
Подводный Мир Гаваев
If you look for a place on Earth that contains all the natural wonders and climatic zones and is surrounded by water and lost in the ocean, it will be the island of Hawaii (Big Island) – the largest one among Hawaiian islands with the active volcano of Kilauea, spewing fire
Оаху Гавайи
Hawaii is one of the remotest island groups on the planet. In the past, many species of plants and animals could not get there by water or by air. Therefore, in Hawaii, the natural habitat was formed. As well as on many islands distant from the great land, on Hawaii,
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I had an amazing, the most memorable encounter with huge Pacific whales here, on Tonga, in the very heart of the South Pacific! Tonga includes 170 islands scattered over 700,000 square km of the Pacific. You can move between them on the ship or on an airplane. On the islands,
Anakena Rapa Nui
On Easter Island, you can find around 160 stone statues (in the local Rapanui language called moai). However, they are only those that were brought to the coast of the island and placed on platforms. They were produced more than 800. Most of the statues are located along the coast
Ahu Tongariki
The surface of Easter Island is 165 square km but there are so many interesting and beautiful places that you can always find some roads that are still unknown. For example, I was there for four months and I still find new places: a hidden path that I had not
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Easter Island is 165 square kilometers with a population of approximately 3,000 inhabitants and tourists (information on the island of Rapa Nui) locals. Here are the platforms with the statues (Te Moai). However, not only stone giants are attractive to visitors. Thanks to the special tectonic structure and the emission
Tonga Magica
The Tonga Islands are on the border where Polynesia ends and Melanesia begins. This charming paradise is located near the Tonga Trench. In this area, you can move between the Pacific islands almost blindly to Asia. The exceptions are Hawai’i, New Zealand, and Easter Island. Here there are ideal conditions