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Slovenia - Natural Beauty

SLOVENIA | Tue, 8 Aug 2017 | By guild_family_of_3 | Views [333]

As I mentioned before, we didn’t have a car so our experiences with Slovenia’s natural wonders were limited. A very sad thing considering how stunning the country is. Still, we did get to see two incredible places outside of Ljubljana and ... Read more >

Tags: bled, caves, lakes, skocjanske, swimming

Lake Windermere June 2016

UNITED KINGDOM | Thu, 9 Jun 2016 | By andywu217 | Views [159]

Today was crazy as I left the hostel a bit early to make sure I got to my train. The train was delayed but I found these cool waiting stools. Essentially its just a diagonal stool that you lean on but don't really stool. Great learning experience for ... Read more >

Tags: amberside, beautiful, cozy village, lakes, windermere

Torres Del Paine National Park, Day Four

CHILE | Wed, 25 Mar 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [172]

After another very pleasant night in the tent we ate our breakfast and set off on our last morning of walking up to the grey lake and grey glacier lookout and back - this glacier forms part of the Southern Patagonian ice field. We walked about 12km. ... Read more >

Tags: hiking, lakes, mountains, wildlife

Torres del Paine National Park, Day Three

CHILE | Tue, 24 Mar 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [141]

An earlier start this morning.  Again an early morning visit to the lake to see the sunrise over the mountains.  We walked in the shadow of the Pina Grande. and up in to the French Valley.  We saw cera cera falcons and a flock of parakeets.... Read more >

Tags: galcier, hiking, lakes, mountains

The Lap of Tassie

AUSTRALIA | Mon, 23 Feb 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [152]

This morning I started my 5 day tour of Tasmania.  We left Hobart at 7.15am and after introductions, the group of 14 of us, including tour leader Jacob and his girlfriend Marjorie, set out to the Mount Field National Park. Here we did a short walk ... Read more >

Tags: lakes, mountains, rivers, walks

Twizel to Geraldine

NEW ZEALAND | Wed, 11 Feb 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [214]

Drove from Twizel to Mt Cook. Walked to the Tasman Glacier, saw the lake with floating ice bergs and the 'blue' lakes.  Beautiful hot clear day.  Spectacular Mt Cook. Stopped off in the village.  Stopped off at Lake Pukaki and the ... Read more >

Tags: lakes, mountains, on the road

Queenstown and Lake Wanaka

NEW ZEALAND | Sun, 8 Feb 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [115]

Kay and I had a leisurely morning and picked up El Cheapo from the airport, then headed via Cromwell to Wanaka for the afternoon.  We stopped at one of the many fruit farms and picked up a bag of cherries and some juice for the journey. We spent ... Read more >

Tags: lakes

Rendevous in Queenstown

NEW ZEALAND | Sat, 7 Feb 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [120]

I left Te Anau on the 7.15am bus to Queenstown.  The rest of the morning was spent getting organised and having some breakfast.  I then did a 17k run along the lake Wakitipu out to Frankton and back.  A familiar route, already done ... Read more >

Tags: lakes

An unexpected day in Te Anau

NEW ZEALAND | Fri, 6 Feb 2015 | By e_c_whittome | Views [131]

Today was a rest day in Te Anau given that the Kepler Track had been cancelled.  I went for a walk along lake Te Anau to the Marina and around the corner, admiring the freshly snow covered mountain tops.   After a coffee and some wifi ... Read more >

Tags: lakes, mountains

Patagonia

ARGENTINA | Sat, 15 Nov 2014 | By lthom | Views [202]

  We landed in El Calafate Argentina in the morning and got a bus to our hostel. Its huge, probably 100 rooms. I've never seen a hostel so big. This is a big tourist place now so there are lots of accommodations.  We decided to book some ... Read more >

Tags: boat trip, glaciers, icebergs, lakes, mountains, salt lakes

Oh, don't worry, the drinks are on the house

SERBIA | Sat, 1 Nov 2014 | By thelonelyserb | Views [159]

I have become quite the expert of going on dates which have an unlikely chance of any positive outcome unless that outcome is me never seeing them again. And yesterday’s date was another addition to my book of self-pity and possible self-reflection.... Read more >

Tags: belgrade, clubs, dating, disco, europe, lakes, men, relationships

LAKE POWELL (ARIZONA)

USA | Mon, 20 Oct 2014 | By bfarnell5 | Views [114]

Tags: boats, desert, lakes, sun, walking

ZION NATIONAL PARK (UTAH)

USA | Sat, 18 Oct 2014 | By bfarnell5 | Views [123]

Tags: camping, hiking, lakes, waterfalls, wild animals

Mother calls me home

CANADA | Tue, 20 May 2014 | By ash_spence | Views [193]

It was a frigid day in November but the bitter cold was not enough to freeze me in place. I needed to set out on a soul adventure, the prairies had sucked about enough imagination of more  beautiful surroundings from me so far. I required a soul ... Read more >

Tags: happy, hostels, lakes, rockies

Day 6: Why are Musk Oxen so Cool

GREENLAND | Mon, 21 Oct 2013 | By divvea | Views [871]

I am getting my bum frozen in the Tundra. My hands are numb; my fingers, struggling to stay five intact inside a glove; my back hurts like it has never hurt before. Carrying a 60-litre backpack loaded to the brim, I have been hiking for what seems ... Read more >

Tags: hiking, lakes, musk ox, trails

Mountains and Lakes

NEW ZEALAND | Mon, 8 Jul 2013 | By hannahhackett | Views [173]

From Christchurch we drove to Twizel in the Southern Alps.  This is where the New Zealand of the adverts and Lord of the Rings began for us!  We didn't have to get far out into the countryside before we were surrounded by snow on the ground! ... Read more >

Tags: lakes, mount cook, mountains, stargazing

Travel Photography Scholarship 2013 - Greenland

CANADA | Thu, 4 Jul 2013 | By basanti13 | Views [298]

Hello World! , is practically the first thing that I said coming out of the womb. Ever since I was a child I have always wanted to explore and discover this beautiful planet that we call home. So who am I? That is a pretty deep question, and I still ... Read more >

Tags: canada, lakes, mountains, scholarship

Jaipur and Ranthambhore National Park, Rajasthan

INDIA | Mon, 29 Apr 2013 | By paulpiorun | Views [383]

We were impressed with our overnight bus to Jaipur ... the seats actually reclined and we managed to remain in them throughout the 5 hour journey! I even managed to nodd off and catch a bit of sleep. We arrived in Jaipur, also known as 'pink ... Read more >

Tags: elephants, lakes, palaces, tiger safari

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited "Why Sikkim" (India)

INDIA | Mon, 7 Jan 2013 | By meetthakar | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Lawyer by destiny, photographer by desire.. Thats what I am. I started taking pictures almost 7 years ago and since then have been keenly taking interest in this field and shooting mainly macro pictures, landscapes and sometimes people. To me, taking ... Read more >
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Tags: animals, india, lakes, landscapes, macro, nature, northeast, people, sikkim, still

Somewhere in Vietnam

VIETNAM | Sat, 24 Nov 2012 | By kimmiu93 | Views [127]

have you ever known about Hoan Kiem lake. I captured some shots for you ! This lake is over 600 years old. Despites of the-high-year-old, Hoan Kiem lake is still beautiful and "charming", likes a girl, who is in age of 20

Tags: cities, lakes, trees, waters

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