Zabriskie Point is a part of the Amargosa Range located in Death Valley National Park in California, noted for its erosional landscape. It is composed of sediments from Furnace Creek Lake, which dried up 5 million years ago - long before Death Valley came into existence.
While my friends were enjoying the crowded places in Las Vegas, I decided to take it a little more adventure driving through Death Valley National Park in the neighbor state - California. I came across this viewpoint while I was driving to see the Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.
Without any doubt, Banff National Park in Alberta Canada is one of the most beautiful places to visit any time of the year, but it's during winter when the places are like a fairytale landscape with the stunning views seared into our minds forever.
That night a snowstorm hit Banff again, and the next morning when we walked outside we were amazed looking the whole place covered in untouched white snow.
We drove to the Hoodoos viewpoint to walk around the park and enjoy the views with the Mount Rundle in the background.
The CN Tower is a 553.3 m-high concrete communications and observation tower located in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Built on the former Railway Lands, it was completed in 1976. Its name "CN" originally referred to Canadian National, the railway company that built the tower.
This is my second time in Toronto, and as always this landmark is a must to visit. Except for this time, the lines to go up to the observation deck were one hour long, but once you are at the top you'll enjoy the 360 unobstructed views of the city.
The tour guide was picking us up at 5:00 am to drive us to the middle of the desert, without mention that we were still on jet lag and we barely slept that night.
We arrived in the desert and it was still dark, the balloon was getting ready, but not only ours, but there were also like seven more balloons. The whole idea was to watch the sunrise while we were already in the air to experience the spectacular view of the vast Arabian Desert, honestly, this was a brand new experience as you see the sun slowly rising from the horizon gently illuminating the landscape
Hallgrimskirkja church is Reykjavik's main landmark and its tower can be seen from almost everywhere in the city.
At 74.5 metres high, it is the largest church in Iceland and among the tallest structures in the country. The church is named after the Icelandic poet and clergyman Hallgrimur Petursson, author of the Passion Hymns. city.
I've always been amazed by the fall foliage colors, so this trip to North Georgia was carefully planned to coincide perfectly with those dates. Of course, a little bit of luck will always help since those dates may change depending on the weather.
Also, this was the first time we decided to rent a cabin near a river, instead of going for mountain cabins, the experience is quite different if you are looking for those amazing landscape views in front of you, but honestly, I enjoyed being surrounded by the colorful trees and sleeping with the river sound.
You can walk in the Toccoa river since is mostly shallow water, but instead, I decided to walk several miles along the river looking for the perfect spot to capture some photos. I found this place where huge boulders inside the river gave me the composition I was looking for.
Lotte World Tower is one of Korea's architectural crown jewels. The tower symbolizes the meeting of the modern with the traditional, nature and cutting edge technology, and the accomplishments of man. Lotte World Tower contains everything that is necessary for modern urban living.
It was spring in South Korea, so the weather was amazing to walk around Seokchon Lake and enjoy the amazing views of the tallest building in the country the Lotte World Tower. Seokchon Lake is one of the most famous places in South Korea to experience the cherry blossom season because whole lake is surrounded by cherry trees. It was late March, but the trees were not in full bloom yet.
I never thought I would be so impressed with Hong Kong. When I'm choosing a new destination my brain immediately thinks about nature, landscapes and quiet places, of course nothing related to a city with 7.5 million people.
The fact is that you have to travel to Hong Kong to find out how amazing this city is. I honestly enjoyed this trip, because there is so much to do and see, it is so easy to move from one place to another using the public transportation, the food is really good, and you will go shopping because Hong Kong is the world's best shopping site with shopping malls, department stores, and street markets.
The last night in Hong Kong, I decided to go for a walk looking for a good spot to capture a traffic long exposure photo.
The almighty Skogafoss falls in Iceland are a sight to behold.
Skogafoss is one of the biggest waterfalls in the country with a width of 15 meters and a drop of 60 meters. Due to the amount of spray the waterfall consistently produces, a single or double rainbow which is normally visible on sunny days. According to legend, the first Viking settler in the area buried a treasure in a cave behind the waterfall. The legend continues that locals found the chest years later, but were only able to grasp the ring on the side of the chest before it disappeared again. The ring was allegedly given to the local church. The old church door ring is now in the Skógar museum.
A walking trail around the Lake Trahlyta in Vogel State Park features an optional side trail down to a viewing platform for the Trahlyta waterfall. The platform at the bottom of the fall is very easy to access and the visitors can enjoy this beautiful waterfall right in front of you.