Collected by Mike McCaffrey
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89050 Kudat, Sabah, Malaysia
The Tip of Borneo is the northern most point of the island where the South China Sea crashes into the Sulu Sea. Besides this perpetual meeting of the depths, not much goes on around this end of the island. It is a place to come for quiet. It is a...
Maragua Quila Quila, Bolivia
The following day, we rested in the morning, and then wandered along a little waterfall circuit I had created, which starts at one 300 foot waterfall, and traverses through five other major waterfalls before ending at another 300 foot waterfall in...
Tattu Pakistan, Fairy Meadows Rd, Tattu, Tattu, 15100
Fairy Meadows is the bouquet of alpine flowers set before the towering translucent tomb of Killer Mountain, called Nanga Parbat in Sanskrit. The mountain provides the views that make Fairy Meadows such an alluring destination, but Fairy Meadows...
Ranau, Sabah, Malaysia
A mere 95 meters over 4,000, Mount Kinabalu is just high enough to really feel rewarding after a scramble to the summit. The trek to the top starts at Kinabalu National Park Headquarters, where there is an all you can eat buffet restaurant, a gift...
The thundering vibrations from wildebeest hooves pulse through your body like the drum beats of an approaching army. It’s a dull and distant rumble, but it is visceral and it makes you feel vulnerable and connected. You suddenly feel not much...
Wahga, Hardo Rattan, Punjab 143108, India
For almost 3,000 kilometers the border fence between Pakistan and India runs from the sea to the great mountains of the north. It is lit by 150,000 flood lights, which glow bright orange from space, scarring the solace of the desert and the shared...
RT 8, Morondava 619, Madagascar
Having driven from Morondava to this remote row of Baobabs 45 min out of town, I took this picture at sunset as the day came to an end. I thought why not come back tomorrow for sunrise so at 4 in the morning we arranged a driver to take us in the...
ile de Sainte-Marie, Vohilava 515, Madagascar
First time was almost 10 years ago for a Xmas time with friends. 10 years after... I still think about this place where I've been several times and spend very long periods. A gorgeous island (everyone traveled know that!) Madagascar, but this one,...
The lands are expertly managed by The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, and are dedicated to rehabilitating baby orphaned elephants back into the wild. The facilities can host up to ten youngsters, and have staff that care for them around the clock....
A 23, Kenya
In May, the mornings in Taita Hills are cold; thick mists pour over the rolling green hills and hover above huge herds of buffalo. The long grasses hang heavy with dew drops, but the skies are clear, and the rising sun reveals the silhouette of...