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Easter Island is a Polynesian island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. A special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888, Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called moai, created by the early Rapanui people. It is a World Heritage Site with much of the island protected within Rapa Nui National Park. In recent times the island has served as a warning of the cultural and environmental dangers of overexploitation. Ethnographers and archaeologists also blame diseases carried by European colonizers and slave raiding of the 1860s for devastating the local peoples.
Odaiba – a large artificial island in Tokyo Bay, Rainbow Bridge connect Odaiba in the center of Tokyo. Every year in late December, before the New Year holidays, there is a unique light show, in which images are projected onto the screen, made of water splashing fountains.
For the new visitors who are making a stop over and looking for the best beaches in the Caribbean, then they can visit the following beach and resorts to enjoy their stay. To start with, you can visit the Top Cayman Island beaches. This covers approximately seven miles in the beach zone. It is located in the Island of Cayman. This beach is one of the few selected where the public are allowed to visit. Visitors will enjoy surfing sports, kayaking, sun and sand bathing. You will also find many luxury resorts located in the area, bars and centers for water sports.
Jamaica’s spectacular coastline opens up endless opportunities for water activities. A popular beach destination in the Caribbean, the island attracts more than a million visitors to its shores every year.The beautiful tropical island includes 150 miles (240km) of beaches and 120 rivers, with most of them navigable, making it a perfect destination for those who want more to their holiday than simply soaking up the sun and lazing away the hours on the beaches.
There are several tour operators that provide guided water sports tours in Jamaica. While the list is exhaustive, here are some that are worth a mention.