Travel Photo Tuesday: Milky Way – Karijini NP, Western Australia

One of the things I love most about the Australian outback is the starry skies and in particular, the Milky Way.  And a recent stay in Karijini National Park in Western Australia provided the perfect opportunity to photograph it, especially with the permanent tent we were staying in at the Eco Retreat as a colourful […]

Travel Photo Tuesday: Hanging out with Grandma – Sapa, Vietnam

As I struggled through a two day hike in the picturesque Sapa region of Vietnam, I was constantly shamed by local women who passed by me with strength and endurance that had to be seen to be believed.  So I was secretly relieved to come across this woman who was taking a bit slower.  She […]

Travel Photo Tuesday: Buddhist Blessing in Cambodia

Buddhist Blessing in Cambodia Saffron-robed monks are not just an iconic symbol of Cambodian culture, they represent a belief and lifestyle that is deeply imbedded into the daily lives of Cambodian people.  At the end of a volunteering stint in a village near Siem Reap, this monk offered to share part of this culture with […]