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Impressions of China by Bernardo and Tomas Medina

Bernardo and Tomas Medina are a father-and-son team based in Houston, Texas, whose photographs have been featured in such publications as National Geographic and Smithsonian Magazine. In their words: Photographs contain no more or no less truth than a painting or a written a work of fiction. Photography allows us …

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Contest of Singing Birds in Thailand

Every year from January to July, contests of singing birds are held in Thailand. This is very serious competition. Judges listen to the tone, melody and volume of each bird as they are hung on high poles 3 to 6 meters off the ground .  The winner stands to win …

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Adachi – The Best Gardens in Japan

The Adachi Museum of Art, located in the southern prefecture of Tottori, was founded in 1980 by the late Adachi Zenkov, who in this project, combined his two passions of Japanese art and garden design. It has been named the best garden in Japan annually since 2003 by the bi-monthly …

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Jaisalmer The Golden City

I’d like to start to apportioning more of this site to places that may not be as well-known in the mainstream. That’s not to say that there will only be a focus on obscure places. But there is a bit of magic when your imagination starts getting revved up upon …

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Bliss in the Maldives

A geological eccentricity nestled in the middle of the Indian Ocean, the Maldives islands are a series of ancient coral reefs that grew up around the sides of towering prehistoric volcanoes. These immense structures have long since sunk into the ocean, leaving behind coral islands of incredible natural beauty. Its …