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The postcard-like beauty of Yunnan’s Shangri-La Ⅱ Due to seasonal water fluctuations few permanent structures rose near the shores but villages, seemingly of log cabins, could be seen clinging to lower slopes of surrounding hills, the calm waters reflecting the scene... Apr. 16, 2018
The postcard-like beauty of Yunnan’s Shangri-La Ⅰ In 1995 Bruce Connolly travelled to to Zhongdian (Shangri-La), a primarily Tibetan upland within Northwest Yunnan. In his previous piece Bruce discovered the fascinating Old Town. Today he explores postcard-like... Apr. 16, 2018
The Dry Guillotine: What the Previous 'Prison of Prison' Island Looks Like Now "The silent", "The man-eater" or even "The dry guillotine"; there has been many adjectives to describe how tough was the conditions of living that the worst prisoners had to face when there ... Apr. 13, 2018
3 outdoor hangout spots in Kraków When the cold front of winter is over and the sun starts shining, Kraków is a great city to enjoy some rays, and people pour outside to do just that. Whether you’re looking for a thriving bar, some great views or a slice of nature, Kraków has plenty of top spots for relaxing outdoors Apr. 04, 2018
Old Town of Lijiang is one of the last surviving ancient towns in China The Old Town of Lijiang, located in the Lijiang autonomous county of Yunnan province, is one of the last surviving ancient towns in China. The architecture of the Old Town of Lijiang is noteworthy for the... Apr. 04, 2018
The art of living in Provence Provence may have lured legendary painters like Van Gogh, Cézanne and Picasso to its rolling lavender fields, rustic hilltop villages and its transcendent light, but there’s an art to be found across this whole region that cannot be confined to canvas and frame. Mar. 30, 2018
Vivo V9 smartphone packs a 24MP front-facing camera and AI selfie software Chinese phone manufacturer Vivo has launched a new flagship smartphone called the V9. This mid-tier model sports a design clearly inspired by the iPhone X, as well as one other very notable feature: a 24MP F2.0 front-facing camera. Mar. 30, 2018
How We Overcome the Difficuties from Life: Interview with Awarded Photographer Niraj Gera Life is not always full of happiness and smiles, and is indeed difficult, partly because of the real difficulties people must overcome in order to survive, and partly because of own innate ... Mar. 29, 2018
Londoners and their Environments Alexandro Pelaez, a Venezuelan photographer based in London, has developed two new series of work based on Londoners: be it as their professional environments surrounded by the tools used on their trade; be it as locations they may cross on their way to work as landmarks. Mar. 26, 2018
Wild Souls: Sharing Opinions of Awarded Animal Project and Wildlife Photography Experience Wild Souls is a cry of despair and hope. It is a way of drawing attention to the drama we are experiencing with its epicentre in non-human animals. The expansion of human domination has caused the destruction ... Mar. 02, 2018
Vilniusa—a city of immense allure Vilnius, the baroque beauty of the Baltic, is a city of immense allure. It easily tops the country’s best-attraction bill, drawing tourists like moths to a flame with an easy, confident charm and a warm, golden glow that makes you wish for long midsummer evenings every day of the year. Feb. 12, 2018
Award Ceremony of 2017 “Sente•Antu Cup” International Photo Contest held in Antu On Jan. 26, 2018, the 2017 “Sente•Antu Cup” International Photo Contest Award Ceremony is held in Antu County, Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, Jilin Province, China. Jan. 27, 2018
Three sensational seafood spots around the world Archeological records suggest that humans have been preparing and eating seafood for at least 165,000 years, and it’s safe to say we’ve gotten pretty good at it. Some of the world’s greatest delicacies come from our planet’s oceans, lakes, and rivers, from elegant slices of sashimi in Japan to meaty lobster rolls in Maine. Jan. 15, 2018
Mysterious Luolan Ancient city you can see remains of ancient city walls, especially the one on the south of the city is well preserved. Inside the city wall, wood, posts of the houses are scattered on the ground since the house walls are all fallen apart. Jan. 12, 2018
Nuweiba Nuweiba, a haven of tranquility on the coast of South Sinai, is situated around 180 km south of Sharm El Sheikh. It boasts an ideal central location and natural beauty, with turquoise waters edged by fine sandy beaches and rugged mountain chains. This scenery highlights Nuweiba as one of the most attractive destinations among Sinai’s resort towns. Jan. 09, 2018
Happy new year of 2018! We wish you a joyful 2018 with your loved ones. Dec. 29, 2017
The natural beauty of Tonga Tonga is unpolished, gritty and unfailingly authentic. Life here ticks along at its own informal pace: church-life is all pervasive, chickens and pigs have the right-of-way, and there's nothing that can't wait until tomorrow. Dec. 25, 2017
Boryeong Mud Festiva As the name implies, the primary event of the festival involves playing with mud that is obtained from the Boryeong mud flats. The mud from this area is believed to be rich in mineral composition and is also associated with myriad health benefits. Dec. 19, 2017
Getting lost in the dream-like Lugu Lake Lugu Lake lies 200 kilometers from the center of Lijiang City, on the border between Ninglang County in Yunnan Province and Yanyuan County in Sichuan Province. It is like a beautiful pearl shining among the hills of the northwest plateau in Yunnan. Dec. 18, 2017
The mysterious Easter Island Easter Island is much more than an open-air museum. Diving, snorkeling and surfing are fabulous. On land, there's no better ecofriendly way to experience the island's savage beauty than on foot, from a bike saddle or on horseback. Dec. 15, 2017
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