Archive for the ‘Travel Photography’ Category

Photo essay – Temples of Angkor in Cambodia

Angkor Wat

Cambodia is home to some of the world’s most spectacular ancient temples. Get a glimpse of this centuries-old world in this photo essay on temples in the Angkor Archaeological Park.

Riel World photo – Snow in the desert

snow in desert

Snow in the Sonoran Desert – from a February 2011 storm near Tucson, Arizona.

Riel World photo – Mount Sinai, Egypt

Mt Sinai, Egypt

We watched the sunrise from atop Mount Sinai (after trekking up the mountain by flashlight from 2:45 to 5:15 a.m.). Now, we’re making our way back down the trail through the stark and stunning Sinai landscape on the way to St. Catherine’s Monastery.

Riel World photo – People of Peru

Woman and child in a Peruvian market

A Peruvian mother and her child at a market near Cuzco, Peru.

Riel World photo – Patagonia, Argentina

Puerto Moreno Glacier

Since a lot of the U.S. is being hit with snow and cold right now, it seems like a good time for a wintery travel photo. Here is a view of the Puerto Moreno Glacier, not far from the town of El Calafate in the Patagonia region of Argentina.

Riel World photo – Santorini, Greece

Town of Oia in Santorini, Greece

Homes perched near the edge of a clifftop caldera in the town of Oia on the island of Santorini, Greece.

Riel World photo – Paris, France

Paris France

Public art on a bridge in Paris, with the Eiffel Tower looming in the background.

Riel World photo – Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia skyline

A view of the striking skyline of Sydney, Australia, as seen from the Harbour Bridge.

Riel World photo – Arizona pumpkin patch

pumpkin patch

Another nice fall photo – a pumpkin patch in southern Arizona.

Riel World photo – Vermont in autumn

Vermont foliage

It’s autumn, so here’s a photo of a covered bridge framing some early autumn foliage in Vermont.

Riel World photo – Masai village, Kenya

Masai tribesmen

A group of Masai tribesmen near their homes in southwestern Kenya.

Riel World photo – Zihuatanejo, Mexico

Zihuatanejo sunset

Sunset over the beach in Zihuatanejo, Mexico.

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