The colorful rocky landscape of Keahiakawelo on Lanai.

Natural and Cultural Sights on Lana‘i

From cultural sights such as ancient petroglyphs and heiau, and an abandoned plantation village, to Hawaii’s last dryland forest and a naturally-occurring moonscape, sightseeing on Lana’i can be a quick browse of each or a leisurely immersion.

Piles of rusted metal and a warehouse-style building red with rust.

Ghost Towns of the Atacama

Like the Mojave, the Atacama desert has its share of ghost towns. Humberstone, part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the remains of a sprawling company town that grew up in response to massive surface mining for nitrates.