Bhutan is an ancient buddhist country situated between China and India – tightly squeezed between these two superpowers. High in the Himalayas Bhutan was long withdrawn from the world. Due to it’s difficult terrain and remote location it has been never conquered by a foreign enemy.
In Banff, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, from December to end of February, the Winter sun is cherished as it is not long shining on the landscape. Many lament the short days as the sun comes up around 8 and goes down at 4, so when the sun is up people get out.
The Canary Islands, and particularly Tenerife, have been high on my “must visit places” on my bucket list for years but will only an inking as to the cause of this yearning.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park straddles the Tennessee and North Carolina borders. Its 800 square miles of natural and cultural treasures in the Southern Appalachians are just too magnificent and majestic to be contained in one state.
An adventurours trip through a largely untouched part of Siberia traveling along the rivers Yama, Lankova and Ola. 16 days of extreme outdoor trekking. Feeling nature with every fiber of your body and conquering the hardships of nature.
Danakil Depression It´s for a very special reason that after 12 years I´ve decided to return to an off-the-beaten-path country on the horn of North-eastern Africa for a second visit. Even though my memory was still full with unforgettable impressions from my first trip, it was a place I hadn’t been able to visit during […]
I timed my first visit to Wyoming’s capital of Cheyenne to coincide with the city’s annual Frontier Days, which has been kicking up dust since 1897. It’s evolved into the world’s largest outdoor rodeo and western celebration.
Melissa is a fine art photographer with a special connection with color. Her work is often mistaken for paintings because of the abstract images full of color and texture. Walking along the canals in Amsterdam “water painting” with her camera brings great treasures.
This drone picture was taken during a Victoria Radio Controlled Modellers “Float Fly” In April. I used the DJI Phantom 3 drone at 200ft facing west.
There are other signs that let us know Spring is coming and that its arrival is imminent. Yet these signs vary according to where you live. In Banff and the Rockies we don’t see crocuses blooming but there are signs! The landscape in and around Banff begins changing its look telling one Spring is coming.