Moai sightings from around the world!
Thanks to Andrew Soriano for submitting this moai sighting from the Rapa Nui Tiki Lounge in Bend, Oregon. They are generously donating a portion of sales from their tiki mugs to the Easter Island Foundation! Check them out at: rapanuitiki.com
Kay Sanger spotted this moai at the Best Western Aku Tiki in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Nick Gow spotted this moai (image by Suzanne DeChillo, NY Times); the moai, created by Nathan Sawaya, is made of 75,450 Lego pieces and is part of an exhibit, Art of the Brick, at Discovery Times Square in New York.
This moai was spotted by Suzanne Williams at at the Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona, CA, along with a classic VW Van with a small moai on the front.
Mark Oliver saw this moai gazing out of a third story window towards the Roman coliseum in Arles, France.
This moai was sighted in the Santiago de Chile Airport in 2011 by Norma Barbacci.
These moai snowmen were spotted by Gillian Brodie in Canada.
A “singing moai” was sighted by Barbara and Marks Hinton in Marble Falls, Texas, asking price $12,500!
This moai planter was sighted by William Adams in the small village of Newport in western Wales near Cardigan Bay.
This race car moai, complete with tangata manu designs, was by built Carter and Eric Hughes for the Cub Scout Pinewood Derby in Skillman, New Jersey (submitted by J. Donald Hughes).
This atrocious moai sighting was submitted by Hilary Scothorn, who happened upon the Rapanui-themed slot machine in a casino near Santa Fe, NM.
This painted mural featuring moai was spotted by Dawn Wright near the Colorado State campus.
This moai was sighted in a gift shop in Petaluma called HeeBee Jeebe by Mara Mulrooney.