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Easter Island Live Cam, Chile

by on Jul.28, 2016, under Cams, Chile

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Easter Island – an island in the South Pacific, the territory of Chile. The local name for the island – Rapa Nui (Rapa Nui). Along with the archipelago of Tristan da Cunha is the most remote inhabited island in the world. Distance from the continental coast of Chile is 3703 km, from Pitcairn Island, the nearest populated areas, – 1819 km.

The island’s capital and only town – Hanga Roa. Rapa Nui is largely known for its moai or stone statues of compressed volcanic ash, which, according to local residents believe, lies the supernatural power of the ancestors of the first king of Easter Island – Hotu-Matu’a. In 1995, “Rapa Nui” national park became a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Easter Island – a tiny piece of land in the South Pacific. Natives call it Rapa Nui. Formed by a series of large volcanic eruptions, he served as the abode of sea birds and dragonflies over millions of years. Its steep slopes identified navigation route for ships brave Polynesian seafarers.

How long to continue their voyage and the reasons that led to the migration of their historical homeland, remains a mystery to which we will never have an answer, but we can imagine their joy at the sight of this island after perhaps many months of wandering in the open Ocean.

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Santiago Live Cam, Chile

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Santiago – the city, the capital of Chile. The administrative center of the Capital Region and the province of Santiago. It is a conglomerate of 37-scattered communities without a single governing body. Located in the intermountain basin at the foot of the Andes at an altitude of 540 meters above sea level, less than 100 km to the east of the Pacific Ocean. The climate is Mediterranean. Prone to earthquakes.

Attractions Santiago can not compare to the grandeur of the city of Buenos Aires or Rio de Janeiro. There remained little buildings of colonial architecture, vacation, perhaps not as attractive as in other major cities in South America. However, Santiago has its own face, famous landmarks, colorful markets and interesting museums.

Many visit the capital of Chile, from here to go to the national parks of Patagonia, Easter Island or the Atacama desert. On all sides the city is surrounded by the majestic Andes, the longest mountain range in the world. The towering Andes provide not only a beautiful background for the Chilean capital, but also serve as a place of varied holiday: trekking, climbing, horse riding, skiing. The city is located just an hour’s drive from the beach resorts, and less than two hours of travel to the popular ski slopes. In just one day you can go skiing and then relax on the beach.

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Santo Domingo Live Cam, Chile

by on Jul.13, 2016, under Cams, Chile

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Santo Domingo is a city in Chile. The administrative center of the eponymous commune. The city’s population — 4583-man (2002). The town and commune is part of the province of San Antonio, region of valparaíso .

The city is located 66 km to the South from the administrative center of the region of Valparaiso and 4 km on South from the administrative center of the province of San Antonio.

Modern diverse city, he protects, in its ancient center of more than three hundred monuments of the colonial era, carefully protected to ensure that visiting these places we can ignore the present and to imagine themselves next to Diego Columbus, Maria Toledo, and court ladies, or hear the story of the leader Enriquillo “decent and fair man”, the signatories of the first peace agreement in America between Indians and Spaniards.

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