The Five Themes. 1. Location 2. Place 3. Human-environment Interaction 4. Movement 5. Region. Kon-Tiki.
In 1947, Norwegian Thor Heyerdahl and 5 crew members traveled over 4,300 miles from South America to French Polynesia in 101 days to help prove that not only peoples from Asia could have helped populate the islands. The raft was named Kon-Tiki after a legendary seafaring and sun king of both Inca and Polynesian traditions.
A map of global accessibility
2009 World Development Report
The brighter the color, the more connected a place is