Monthly Archives: July 2011

Travel Photo of the Week 28July11 Costa Rica

This week’s Travel Photo of the Week takes us to the misty cloud forests of Monteverde Costa Rica to meet a Blue-Crowned Motmot. Motmots are native to rain forests, cloud forests, and coffee plantations throughout Mexico, Central and South America. … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 18July11 U.A.E.

  This week’s Travel Photo of the Week takes us to the United Arab Emirates to meet a Dromedary camel.  This photo was taken in the Empty Quarter or Rub’ al Khali  on the Arabian peninsula. At 250,000 square miles … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 8July11 Singapore

  This week’s Travel Photo of the Week takes us to Chinatown in Singapore (yes, Singapore has a Chinatown but that is a different blog). The Lion Dance that utilizes this costume is typically preformed during the Chinese New Year. … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 2July11 Cambodia

This week’s Travel Photo of the Week takes us inside the Gallery of One Thousand Buddhas in Angkor Wat in the Kingdom of Cambodia. Angkor Wat, the world’s largest religious structure was originally built as a Hindu temple, home to … Continue reading

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