Paradise Visited: The Outer Islands of French Polynesia.

This is a view one sees in variations through out the island of Tikehau

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We sat every evening on the porch at dusk and watched this soul soothing view of Ta’aha

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I can’t explain the light in this photograph. I took this image at 11:30 AM. It stands alon

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The density of the water looked and felt like gold jello. I have never experienced anything like it on my visits to over sixty islands world wide.I never looked away until we touched the shore of our remote resort

Fakarava  gold sunset copy

Prayer Flags

Buddhist prayer flags are sometimes striking and beautiful. Each color has separate significance. These decorate a temple in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Buddhist prayer flags are sometimes striking and beautiful. Each color has separate significance. These decorate a temple in Kathmandu, Nepal.

The high winds in the Tibetan Himalayas create this color splash against the sky.

The high winds in the Tibetan Himalayas create this color splash against the sky.

These white prayer flags pierce the sky in Ura, Bhutan

These white prayer flags pierce the sky in Ura, Bhutan