Rapa Nui or "navel of the world", an
the south Pacific Ocean is the most isolated inhabited island in the
The island is famous for its numerous moai, the stone statues now
along the coastlines.
A set of 12 icons.
statues in front of the Great Temple of
the most extraordinary work that remains to us of the age of Remeses
No other monuments in existence strike the observer with such an
of vastness except the Sphynx near the Pyramids of Geezeh.
A set of 9
It has been said that Japan is a nation of the 21st century,
is a nation of romantic traditions. “Chinkyaku” Welcome to Japan.
of 10 icons.
tells of Lelawala, a beautiful maid who paddled
into the swift current of the Niagara River and was swept over the
He-No, the Thunder God, caught her as she plummeted, and her spirit is
said to live forever in the Thunder God's sanctuary behind the Falls.
set of 16 icons.
Its mystery lies
on the ground like a fallen forlorn god who
has a reason to rule. O'er the chalky floor grow green weeds and small
white flowers, which cluster round the leaning pillars as memories fade
into the past.
A set of 6 icons.