The annual Tapati festival is just one of the many attractions of Easter Island, which got its name from Dutch explorers in 1722, in honor of their arrival day. For the locals, it is a celebration of Polynesian traditions.
This week brings us footage from Rapa Nui National Park on Easter Island with its famous Moai statues.
The tiny Pacific island nation of Niue has plans to create a huge marine sanctuary to combat overfishing. It's one of several marine protected areas announced over past weeks.
Video from Feidal Siddiqi
The UNESCO World Heritage Conference is being held from July, 10 to 20, 2016 in Istanbul. Here we show videos sent in by our viewers.
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