January, 2012 Archives

Pasig River, Manila

January 31st, 2012 Permalink

It’s Ilog Pasig for all you Filipino speakers.

Pasig River Manila

August 2010

The Pasig cuts straight through the center of the mighty Manila metro area.

Aerial View: Indonesia

January 30th, 2012 Permalink

Indonesia is made up of more than 17,000 islands. And this is one of them.

Aerial View Indonesia

July 2010

Flying over Indonesia on my way from Australia to Malaysia, two summers ago.

Landscape Arch, Arches National Park, Utah

January 29th, 2012 Permalink

The longest of Arches National Park’s many natural arch formations.

Landscape Arch Arches National Park Utah

September 2009

The world’s second-longest natural arch, according to the Natural Arch and Bridge Society (NABS).

Seals of New Zealand

January 28th, 2012 Permalink

A rockful of seals relaxing on New Zealand’s South Island.

Seals of New Zealand

December 2009

Seals sunning themselves on a rock in Milford Sound.

Mammoth Lakes, California

January 27th, 2012 Permalink

On the other side of the Sierra Nevada mountains.

Mammoth Lakes California

September 2011

One of the many stunningly blue lakes surrounding Mammoth Mountain in Eastern California.

Happy Australia Day

January 26th, 2012 Permalink

It’s your day, Australia. Live it up.

Happy Australia Day

December 2009

224 years ago today, the first British fleet arrived in Sydney cove to do some colonizin’.

Hawaiian Rain Forest

January 25th, 2012 Permalink

Hiking the rain forests of the Big Island of Hawai’i in summer 2009.

Hawaiian Rain Forest

August 2009

The Hawaiian rain forests are super easy to get lost in, kids. Bring a compass.

Happy Tết Nguyên Đán

January 24th, 2012 Permalink

Happy Tết Nguyên Đán from NathanDenny.com.

Happy Tết Nguyên Đán

March 2010

You may know it better as simply “Tet,” the Vietnamese Lunar New Year that kicked off yesterday.

Chinese New Year Celebration, Singapore

January 23rd, 2012 Permalink

Happy Chinese New Year!

Chinese New Year Celebration Singapore

February 2010

Singapore offers “the best-executed Chinese New Year party outside of China.”

Viti Levu

January 22nd, 2012 Permalink

Near Nadi on Fiji’s main island.

Viti Levu

May 2010

At 10,400 square kilometers, Fiji’s “big island” is about the same size as Hawaii’s Big Island.