Moorea , Society islands


Moʻorea is a high island in French Polynesia, part of the Society Islands,.Like many of the other islands, Mo'orea was first settled by Polynesians from the islands west of Mo'orea. They arrived on canoes coming down from South Asia looking for islands to settle. They arrived to Mo'orea 1000 years ago. There are some ancient landmarks like Marae. Marae are ancient stone rocks that are shaped like pyramids. On the rocks are carvings that tell when sacrifices sometimes took place.-Wikipedia-