October, 2011 Archives

Bolton Street Memorial Park, Wellington

October 31st, 2011 Permalink

Happy Halloween, y’all!

Bolton Street Memorial Park Wellington

November 2009

Wellington’s inner-city cemetery.

Pigeon Point Lighthouse, California

October 30th, 2011 Permalink

At 115 feet, the Pigeon Point Lighthouse is the tallest on the West Coast.

Pigeon Point Lighthouse California

August 2011

Just south of San Francisco, the Pigeon Point Lighthouse was “fired up for the first time on September 10, 1871.”

The Temple at Tanah Lot, Bali

October 29th, 2011 Permalink

Presiding over the rocky outcrops of Tanah Lot is one of Bali’s most majestic Hindu temples.

The Temple at Tanah Lot Bali

February 2010

“The royal Taman Ayun temple was built by one of the last priests to come to Bali from Java in the 16th century.”

“The royal Taman Ayun temple was built by one of the last priests to come to Bali from Java in the 16th century.”

Kansas City Snapshot

October 28th, 2011 Permalink

Brush Creek, just south of Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza.

Kansas City Snapshot

May 2007

Hey, they can’t all be tropical islands and exotic foreign cities. There’s something to be said about exploring the good old U.S., too.

Kuah, Langkawi

October 27th, 2011 Permalink

One of the many islands in the Strait of Malacca.

Kuah Langkawi

July 2010

Langkawi’s biggest town … though it’s mostly just a stop-over for tourists on their way to beach resorts.

The Twelve Apostles, Victoria, Australia

October 26th, 2011 Permalink

The famous 12 (actually eight) limestone rock stacks, west of Melbourne on the Great Ocean Road.

The Twelve Apostles Victoria, Australia

October 2009

Off the shore of Port Campbell National Park, along Victoria’s Great Ocean Road.

Senado Square, Macau

October 25th, 2011 Permalink

Historic as it is, Senado (that’s Senate in Portuguese) Square is now given over mostly to modern shopping.

Senado Square Macau

August 2010

Exploring “The Historic Centre of Macau,” a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Cathedral Lakes, Yosemite National Park

October 24th, 2011 Permalink

Hiking the higher altitudes of central Yosemite.

Cathedral Lakes Yosemite National Park

September 2011

Along the John Muir trail in California’s Sierra Nevada range.

Scotland

October 23rd, 2011 Permalink

Foggy, medieval Edinburgh.

Scotland

June 2002

A foggy spring morning on the urban streets of Scotland.

Mala Mala Island, Fiji

October 22nd, 2011 Permalink

Bula!

Mala Mala Island Fiji

May 2010

Cruisin’ by Mala Mala on my way to Beachcomber Island.