The Gili’s hot beach from Bali side with majestic Agung volcano in the background.
The waters around the island are inhabited by sea turtles.
Gili Trawangan is my first destination for a short sea holidays. Ko Chang in Thailand is out of fashion.
The Bolilanga Island – I would to recommend this island off the coast of Central Sulawesi for a vacation without hesitation. However if you prefer to be in touch with somebody in the outside world – take with you a satellite phone.
The reef around Bunaken Island in Northern Sulawesi has a lot colorful dwellers. Yellow butterflyfishes ( Chaetodon rafflesii ) grow to 15 cm long.
Underwater gardens around Bunaken Island.
The picturesque beach in Qui Nhon, a town on the way between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
In dry part of eastern corner of paradise island the ocean is a magnet for each being looking for refreshment. I’m envy creatures living in this water environment and jump to ocean.
Kids from a village near Senegal river during the daily walk to the well.
I visit Luang Prabang many times. I come to this lovely town by plane, bus and boat. The river journey by boat is by far the greatest. Take your time and travel 2 days from Thai border to Luang Prabang by a local barge called in Laos the slow boat.
I was one of the many witnesses of a funeral ceremony in one village in West Sumba. At noon I went to the river looking for a cool breeze. The boys from nearby villages had already bathed in the water.
Lake Taungthaman in Amarapura near Mandalay provides some proteins for local people. A perch is real delicacy here.