ROMAN ENGINEERING MARVEL

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  In Segovia, a 2000 year-old stone aqueduct built by the Romans bisects the town into two. Almost a kilometer-long section still stands with 118 arches. Its sheer height of 30 meters is quite awe-inspiring  and it is a must … Continued

SERRATED MOUNTAIN RANGE

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The rock formations that look like serrated peaks gave rise to the name of Montserrat where a beautiful basilica is located, the Santa Maria de Montserrat which houses the Black Madonna. We visited this on a daytrip from nearby Barcelona … Continued

THE GREAT WALL

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Snaking 8,000+ kms. through the mountains of northern China, the Great Wall is such an amazing sight that nothing quite prepares you when seeing it for the first time. No matter how many pictures and images you’ve seen of it, still, … Continued

THE WOMAN WHO WOULD BE KING

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It was at the height of Queen Hatshepsut’s 22-year reign 3,500 years ago when this temple was built near the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of the Nile. This colonnaded structure of breathtaking harmony still stands proud … Continued

READY TO SET SAIL

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Ready To Set Sail

We were just about leaving to go island-hopping to the beautiful islands in El Nido when it started to rain. So we waited for it to stop and when it did, I took this shot of the low-lying clouds moving quickly across Cadlao Island. In a few minutes the sun came out though it didn’t last long.

(Shot with a Nikon D300s in El Nido, Palawan)

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