Danish couple Judith and Haaken on SY Touchè having sailed from the Galapagos for 12 days were given preferential treatment receiving permission to go to shore on Easter Island by the Authorities. They were able to rent a car for 3 days and tour the Island with help and assistance from the local.
United States solo sailor Steve Siguaw sailed from Ecuador to Easter Island for 20 days and received a refusal to enter on land by Easter Island Authorities.

Maria Siguaw

Maria Siguaw (Afghanistan)