Category Archive: places

Cherry Blossoms at Night

Image source A cherry blossom is the flower of any of several trees of genus Prunus, particularly the Japanese Cherry, Prunus serrulata, which is called sakura. Cherry blossom is speculated to be native… Continue reading

The Twisted Trees of Slope Point

Image credit Slope Point is the southernmost point of the South Island of New Zealand. The area is frequently knocked with strong and chilling winds from Antarctica. Consequently, trees there grow leaning toward… Continue reading

The Kaieteur Falls

Kaieteur Falls is a waterfall on the Potaro River in Kaieteur National Park, Guyana. The world’s largest single drop water falls measuring 741 feet. For comparison, Kaieteur is about five times taller than… Continue reading

Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon

Jökulsárlón (literally “glacial river lagoon”) is a large glacial lake in southeast Iceland. It is a pure natural art and a spectacular sight where blue, white, turquoise and black icebergs shift and creak… Continue reading

Creepy Places Around the World

Hanging Coffins of Sagada, Philippines Attached to the sides of cliffs, it is believed that this brings the dead closer to their ancestral spirits and would also keep their bodies safe. image source

Speicherstadt – the city of warehouses

Photo credit Speicherstadt (lit. city of warehouses) in Hamburg, Germany is the largest warehouse district in the world where the buildings stand on oak logs along canals near the Elbe.  The district was… Continue reading

Everyday Life in Rural Indonesia – Photography by Herman Damar

Herman Damar is an amateur, human interest, landscape, and portrait photographer who uses mostly natural light. He is based in Jakarta,  Indonesia. His style is a blend of artistic, creative, and stylish photos. All images are… Continue reading

Toxic beauty – Stunning photos of village flooded by a toxic lake

Photo credit Geamana is an abandoned village in Romania. The place makes for some intriguing pictures but it has a very sad story. In 1978 the communist regime forced the inhabitants of Geamana… Continue reading

The Rock Islands of Palau

Photo credit Palau is an archipelago of about 250 limestone islands of volcanic origin, located in the western Pacific Ocean.  The islands are sparsely populated and are famous for their beaches, blue lagoons… Continue reading