Archive for the ‘Photos – Landscapes’ Category

Riel World photo – Painted Desert, Arizona


Painted Desert, Arizona. A view of the Painted Desert in Arizona. This is one of several places where you can see the North American badlands, a distinctive landscape that can be found in Arizona, South Dakota, Nebraska and western Canada, among other destinations. If you’d like to see other photos of badlands in the Painted […]

Riel World photo – Monument Valley, Utah


The stunning red buttes and mesas of Monument Valley.

Riel World photo – Sedona, Arizona


Sedona, Arizona Wildflowers and red rocks at dawn. If you’d like to see more photos, check out my 10-picture photo essay of the red rocks of Sedona.

Riel World photo – Halong Bay, Vietnam


Halong Bay, Vietnam The stunning limestone islands of Halong Bay, off the northern coast of Vietnam, just before sunset.

Riel World photo – Arizona, USA


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

Riel World photo – Nile River, Egypt


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

Riel World photo – Bali, Indonesia


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 – Ladakh, India


Ladakh, India Well, it isn’t Nepal, but it is the Himalayas. These are Buddhist prayer flags flapping in the breeze outside a gompa above the 12,000-foot-high city of Leh, in the Ladakh region of India.

Riel World photo – Patagonia, Argentina


Puerto Moreno Glacier, Argentina A few days ago I had a post about the popularity of Buenos Aires. Of course, there is a lot more to Argentina than that one city. When Lisa and I were there in 2006, we spent some time in the stunningly beautiful region of Patagonia. Not far from the small […]

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