In Japanese culture, this is the kind of bell worshippers are supposed to ring before praying, in order to make their presence known to the deities. As far as I know, this kind of bell is typical of Japanese Shinto […]
For any visitor to Cambodia, sunrise at Angkor Wat sounds like a must. And it probably is. I say “probably” because it may not turn out to be the soothing, wondrous experience you might expect. I feel extremely lucky and […]
I took this photo on a quiet November morning at beautiful Yuantong Temple in Kunming (China). At the time, I’d been in China for more than ten days, so I’d visited quite a few temples up and down the country. […]
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“Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travellers don’t know where they’re going”.
“It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter”.
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes”.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.
So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover”.
“There are no foreign lands. It is the traveller only who is foreign”.
Robert Louis Stevenson
“To me, photography is an art of observation.
It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place…
I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them”.