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FIAP Secretary-General Ioannis Lykouris visits Global Photography Following the visit of Riccardo Busi, President of the Fédération Internationale de l'Art Photographique, Ioannis Lykouris, Secretary-General of FIAP, made a visit to Global Photography headquaters in Tianjin on July 19th. Jul. 20, 2018
Three alluring peninsulas worth a visit Peninsulas are clear winners as travel destinations: as well as the obvious appeal of their beaches and seaside towns, they often have a distinct identity that marks them out from the mainland proper, and attracts alternatively-minded and eccentric inhabitants. Added to their hiking, cycling and road-trip potential, these qualities make peninsulas intriguing spots to explore. Here are several recommended spots. Jul. 20, 2018
World Cup Images Sharing the Pain and Joy of Football Now that the heartache (unless being French supporters), is over for another four years, we can happily relax, sit back and enjoy this series by photographer Jane Stockdale. Watching the “World Cup” shares ... Jul. 20, 2018
Strolling through Tunisia As the mercury soars and the beach resorts fill up along the coasts of the Mediterranean, there’s one place where you can still stake out your own patch of shoreline far from the crowds, wander through Roman ruins all by yourself and visit the sands of the Sahara and the sands of the beach in the same day. Jul. 17, 2018
New Year’s food traditions of different countries As the new year arrives around the globe, special cakes and breads abound, as do long noodles, field peas, herring and pigs. The particulars vary, but the general theme is the same: Share a meal with family and friends to usher in a year of prosperity. Jul. 16, 2018
Seven Wonders: Machu Picchu Imagine yourself at Machu Picchu, perched on a mountain ridge 2,350 meters (7,710 feet) above sea level, surrounded by jungle and clouds of mist. With its dramatic history, amazing stone architecture, and majestic natural setting, the Inca citadel is an enduring highlight of a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Peru. Jul. 10, 2018
History and Origine of Monba Ethnic Various actions had been taken by Tibetan authorities over the centuries to consolidate their rule over Menyu area. The area became the hereditary manor of Tibetans' Zhuba Geju (faction) during the mid... Jul. 06, 2018
The picturesque town in Switzerland II A peaceful lakeside village, in complete contrast to the bustle of Lucerne, Weggis has a wonderful location at the base of Mount Rigi. The area is known as the Lucerne Riviera - thanks to its sheltered position under the Rigi, there is a mild climate with flourishing palm trees and orchids. Jul. 03, 2018
The picturesque town in Switzerland I Just 15 minutes drive from Launceston along the West Tamar Highway is the picturesque town of Grindelwald. Set in the Tamar Valley with magnificent river and mountain views, this small town comprises of a 7-hectare lake and authentic Swiss-style housing with high-pitched roofs and white-painted exteriors. Jul. 02, 2018
Riccardo Busi and his group visit Global Photography for cooperation On July 1st, Riccardo Busi, President of the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP) visited the Global Photography Headquarters for cooperation talks. Jul. 02, 2018
Slowing down steps in Walla Walla Walla Walla is home to two attractions that illuminate the history of Western settlement and development, the Whitman Mission National Historic Site and Fort Walla Walla Museum. Outdoor lovers will find opportunities for hiking, biking, birding, and golf. Walla Walla hosts several fun events during the year, including the Balloon Stampede in May and the Sweet Onion Festival in July. Jun. 05, 2018
The Migration History of Primi Ethnic The Primis is the descendant of ancient Qiang ethic group, which used to be the strongest Ethnic Minority in the northwestern China (now in Gansu and Qinghai Province). Their force had once covered the whole... Jun. 05, 2018
A green haven in Budapest An eye-shaped haven in the centre of the Danube, Margaret Island lies between the grandeur of Pest to the east and Buda, the city’s more frenetic side, to the west. Just 1.6 miles long (it is linked to a bridge at either end) and less than half a mile wide, it’s a tree-lined sanctuary away from the crowds. And, best of all, it’s (mainly) free. May. 30, 2018
Strolling around the Brussels Brussels may not scream Speedos and sunscreen, but when the big ball in the sky is ablaze and the city’s thermometers are on the up, the Belgian capital has plenty of places to cool off. From sun-drenched terraces and rooftop parties to pop-up al fresco food events, here’s how to enjoy the sunshine in Brussels. May. 25, 2018
Artist Complex - Photographic Portraits from Baselitz to Warhol. Platen Collection Featuring around 180 works produced between 1917 and 2000, this exhibition highlights the breadth of variety of photographic artist’s portraits, while also giving an overview of art historical developments in the last one hundred years. May. 25, 2018
10 Years Since the Devastating 2008 Sichuan Earthquake On May 12, 2008, a magnitude-8.0 earthquake struck beneath a mountainous region in south-central China, toppling buildings and sending landslides crashing into cities, resulting in nearly 70,000 deaths. May. 18, 2018
So long as they are wild Lehmann Maupin, Hong Kong presents “So long as they are wild,” the first solo exhibition in Hong Kong for the American fine-art photographer Catherine Opie. May. 17, 2018
Interview With Architecture Photographer Ahmed Thabet Ahmed Thabet was another one of the contestants at the 2017 International Photographer of the Year that won first place in the category “Architecture: Bridges” with his image “Heart of Steel”. May. 09, 2018
Genghis Khan Mongol leader Genghis Khan (1162-1227) rose from humble beginnings to establish the largest land empire in history. After uniting the nomadic tribes of the Mongolian plateau, he conquered huge chunks of central Asia... May. 07, 2018
History of Deang Ethnic Deang was a name given to this ethnic group in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Before that time the Deangs along with the Blang and Va ethnic minorities speaking a south Asian language inside Yunnan Province were called... May. 04, 2018
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