Archive for the ‘Travel Photography’ Category

Riel World photo – Paris, France

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Paris, France The Eiffel Tower at sunset.

Riel World photo – Arizona, USA

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Arizona, USA Sunset in southern Arizona, just south of Tucson.

Riel World photo – Machu Picchu, Peru

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Machu Picchu, Peru The classic view of Machu Picchu, taken from a hill above the Inca ruins. Still one of the most incredible places I’ve visited.

Riel World photo – Masai Mara, Kenya

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Masai Mara, Kenya I took this photo while on safari in Kenya, in the Masai Mara game reserve. It was the afternoon of the last day of our journey and it was the first time we had gotten this close to a lion. Safari sightings are often as much about luck as anything else. This […]

Riel World photo – Montevideo, Uruguay

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Montevideo, Uruguay Produce for sale at a streetside market in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Riel World photo – Sydney Harbour Bridge

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Sydney, Australia A view of the Harbour Bridge at sunset.

Riel World photo – Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Buenos Aires, Argentina Argentine tango dancers in a public square in Buenos Aires.

Riel World photo – Nile River, Egypt

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Nile River, Egypt Sunset over the Nile River near Luxor, Egypt.

Riel World photo – Prague, Czech Republic

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Prague, Czech Republic The architecture and flowers of Old Town Square in Prague.

Images of China

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National Geographic has a wonderful feature online – an interactive photo map of China. By clicking on the names of cities or regions, one is transported to a collection of photos from that part of the country. There are 200 pictures in all and they show the amazing diversity, complexity and beauty of the Chinese […]

Riel World photo – Bali, Indonesia

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Bali, Indonesia The waves roll into Jimbaran Beach on the Indonesian island of Bali. At night, this beach is a beehive of activity, with dozens of open-air seafood restaurants lining the sands. When we were there during the day, however, the area was nearly deserted and we had an entire stretch of gorgeous beach all […]

Riel World photo – Petra, Jordan

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Petra, Jordan A view of the Treasury in the ancient city of Petra, Jordan. This stunning piece of work was carved directly into the rock of this mountainside about 2,000 years ago by the Nabataean people. The city of Petra is also one of the 28 life list travel destinations recommended recently by Smithsonian Magazine.

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