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Destination Travel Guide: Bhutan

Bhutan is not the most well known nation out there but some might be familiar with the name based on the land-bound country’s consistent high placement on happiness rankings. The Government of Bhutan has restricted the influx of tourists making the entrance both expensive and time consuming to secure but for those who go through the motions to get in, they’re welcomed with a delightfully...
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Photo Gear Giveaway: Lowepro Camera Backpack!

For those that read last week’s post about the awesome Lowepro Fastpack 350 camera backpack our photo gear giveaway has begun! Lowepro let us try out this awesome pack for our adventures and we loved it so much we convinced them to do a giveaway for our photography travel club! Check out the review from the link above and enter the giveaway below!  HOW TO ENTER: All you need to do to...
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Travel Photo of the Day: “The Ossuary” in Chichen Itza Mexico

Our travel club just returned from a great adventure along Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. We explored the famous Mayan temples and ruins of Chichen Itza, Tulum, & Coba! The architectural achievements these cultures were able to create with no advanced engineering and technology is truly remarkable. This photograph was taken at the main site of Chichen Itza. It’s often mistaken for...
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Travel Gear: Lowepro Camera Backpack Review

Our photography travel club was in search of a new camera backpack a few months ago and Lowepro came to the rescue. They were generous enough to let us try out their awesome Fastback 350 camera backpack and we love it! Below is our camera backpack review after using it on our latest group tours to Hawaii & Mexico. Lots of Room: The Lowepro Fastpack 350 is perfect for travel &...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Birds on Birds in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is home to an unimaginable number of flora &  fauna resulting in a biodiversity unmatched in most parts of the world. We took this shot on our travel club’s Costa Rica group tour back in 2012. The marshlands along the western coast of Costa Rica’s desert side attract some of the most rare birds in the world. Birders are in heaven in this country due to the diverse set...
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Destination Travel Guide: Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is known as the “Pearl of the Indian Ocean” because of its location, but the rest can be attributed to its natural splendor. We hope to plan a group adventure to Sri Lanka one of these days so check out some highlights below to get your travel bug jittering! * Anuradhapura is the modern capital of North Central Province, but was made an UNESCO World Heritage site for its illustrious...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Dark Clouds on the Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

Our photography travel club is due for another group tour to Ireland and this shot is why! The Dingle Peninsula is stunning and our drive along it’s coast gave us fantastic landscape shots like this one. After we took this picture, we went down to the beach below for some more great views and photography. Can’t wait to go back and explore this GREEN...
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Destination Travel Guide: Adventure & Culture in Nepal

Nepal is rich in both cultural heritage and natural beauty with plenty to see and explore in the striking landscapes of the Himalayas. The landlocked country contains 8 of the 14 mountain peaks in the world that are over 26,000 feet high. Mountain flight tours are an ideal way to witness the magnificence of the Himalayas for the non-hikers out there! Colorful festivals in August and September...
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Travel Photo of the Day: The Rider in Monument Valley

Our trip throughout the Western Parks of the United States was truly a travel & landscape photographers dream! Monument Valley was certainly a highlight and this pictures sums it up. Famous  for the drastic buttes and mesas seen in the backdrop, Monument Valley has been a featured location for many Hollywood movies during the cowboys and Indians era!  We were so lucky to get this cowboy in...
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