December, 2012 Archives

Snapshot: Hanauma Bay

December 31st, 2012 Permalink

Happy New Year, planet Earth.

Snapshot Hanauma Bay

August 2009

Relaxing at Hanauma Bay, U.S.A.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

December 30th, 2012 Permalink

The electric capital of Malaysia.

Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

July 2009

The view of the majestic Kuala Lumpur skyline from the Kuala Lumpur Tower, with the Petronas Twin Towers front and center.

Cape Le Grand National Park, Australia

December 29th, 2012 Permalink

Western Australia’s southern shores

Cape Le Grand National Park Australia

February 2010

Blokes and sheilas come from all over WA to enjoy Cape Le Grand’s expansive white sand beaches.

Lombok Dusk

December 28th, 2012 Permalink

Sunset on Lombok, Indonesia.

Lombok Dusk

February 2010

Looking out the window from my hotel in Senggigi, Indonesia.

Honolulu Highrises

December 27th, 2012 Permalink

Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii.

Honolulu Highrises

July 2009

Highrises dominate Honolulu’s skyline in this residential sector of northern Waikiki.

Arsenio Lacson Avenue, Manila

December 26th, 2012 Permalink

In honor of Arsenio Lacson, Manila’s first elected mayor, on his birthday.

Arsenio Lacson Avenue Manila

August 2010

Today woulda been Mr. Lacson’s 101st birthday, had he not passed away in 1962.

Manly Beach Christmas Tree

December 25th, 2012 Permalink

Merry Christmas, Planet Earth.

Manly Beach Christmas Tree

December 2009

Manly Beach is a suburb situated northwest of Sydney, across the harbour and out to the Pacific coast.

Boracay

December 24th, 2012 Permalink

White Beach, one of the world’s best.

Boracay

August 2010

Originally home to the Ati tribe before colonialism, Boracay is now part of the Philippines’ Aklan Province. Thanks, Wikipedia!

Yosemite Falls in Winter

December 23rd, 2012 Permalink

Winter in the Yosemite Valley.

Yosemite Falls in Winter

January 2011

Two winters ago, right before period of near-record snowfall in Yosemite National Park.

Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza at Night, December 2007

December 22nd, 2012 Permalink

An icon of modern Kansas City on a wintry December night.

Country Club Plaza at Night December 2007

December 2007

A snapshot of the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, taken exactly five years ago tonight, on December 22, 2007.