Coronado Sunset Splash

Coronado Sunset Splash, San Diego, California Photograph by Jack Viere      I took it for granted that I had family living in the recently acclaimed number one beach in America. Exactly a year be...

Aurora Borealis over the Slave River

Aurora Borealis over the Slave River, Northwest Territories, Canada Photograph by Karl Johnston One night I went for a walk in the bush with some friends and we came upon the Slave River aft...

Nepali Porter in the Khumbu Himal

Nepali Porter in the Khumbu Himal, Between Khumjung and Namche Bazar, Nepal Photograph by Pieter Vuylesteke     One of the last days of the Rolwaling trek in late November of 2012, having already...

Wilderness Fort

Wilderness Fort, Ocala National Forest, Florida Photograph by Nick Zantop      While backcountry camping in North Central Florida's Ocala National Forest, Ashley and I came across this fort in the wo...

The Forbidden Pass

The Forbidden Pass, near Lungden, Thame Valley, Nepal Photograph by Kiril Rusev I was on a 26-days trip to Nepal in October 2012. I joined an organized trekking group in the Everest region of th...

Rice Terraces in North Vietnam

Rice Terraces, Mu Cang Chai, Yen Bai, Vietnam Photograph by Nguyen Duy Phuong Terraced rice paddies ring the Vietnamese countryside in bright green. The crop, a staple of Southeast Asia, has been gr...

Taking the Plunge

Taking the Plunge, Iguazu Falls, Argentina Photograph by Jessie Reeder Iguazu Falls marks the border between Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. It's a stunning series of giant cascades, where rain...

Sunset over Beavertail Lighthouse

Beavertail Lighthouse, Jamestown, Conanicut Island, Rhode Island Photograph by John McClane    Originally built in 1749, and reconstructed several times since then on the same site, the 45 foot h...

Norway’s Northern Lights

Norway's Northern Lights, Bleik, Andenes, Northern Norway Photograph by Stian Klo    The beaches of Bleik are most known for incredible colorful sunsets and sunrises during summer season, but it ...

Trekking to Everest Base Camp

Trekking to Everest Base Camp, Lobuche, Khumbu Valley, Himalayas, Nepal Photograph Juan Cristóbal Hurtado Heading for the Everest Basecamp, a new day surprised us with this snow cover, and a per...