Scottish castle

Scottish castle

The is the Eilean Donan castle, the most photographed castle in Scotland. I hope you like mine!

© 2017 Chantal Nederstigt

Inle fisherman

Inle fisherman

Traditional fishermen can be seen at the Inle Lake of Myanmar.

© 2016 Chantal Nederstigt

Heavy traffic

Heavy traffic

In Asian cities like Bangkok the locals transport all kind of goods on their motorbikes.

© 2016 Chantal Nederstigt

His smile

His smile

This friendly man was cutting wood in the hills around Ella, in Sri Lanka.

© 2015 Chantal Nederstigt

Jars of Pompeii

Jars of Pompeii

Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy,. Pompeii, along with Herculaneum and many villas in the surrounding area, was mostly destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 meter of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. Countless items like these jars has been discovered, still in their original place.

 

© 2017 Chantal Nederstigt

Minions

Minions

In history the area of the Minions belongs to several mine industries. Nowadays the moor has been returned to sheep and ponies, ring ouzels and larks.

© 2014 Chantal Nederstigt

 

 

Making tofu

Making tofu

On the island of Java (Indonesia) we were welcome to see this tofu factory. First they make soy milk and filter out the liquids. Finally they make tofu of the soy product.

© 2013 Chantal Nederstigt

Train travels

Train travels

This railway track between Nuwara Eliya and Ella, in the hills with tea plantations and pine woods, is one of the most beautiful train journeys of the world.

© 2015 Chantal Nederstigt

Inca culture

Inca culture

At the main square in Purmamarca (Argentina) is this very colorful market of the Inca people. They sell textile and souvenirs to the tourists who visit the village in the mountains. 

© 2014 Chantal Nederstigt

In the lagoon

In the lagoon

The Negombo Lagoon has an area of 3 164 hectares and is situated some 40 km north of Colombo. The Negombo lagoon provides the fishermen with a plentiful supply of crabs, shrimp and many of the native species of fish,

© 2015 Chantal Nederstigt

View on Yosemite

View on Yosemite

This "Tunnel View" viewpoint is one of the highlights of the beautiful Yosemite National Park.

© 2016 Chantal Nederstigt

 

Lake Lucerne

Lake Lucerne

Lake Lucerne is a large lake in central Switzerland. The shoreline rises steeply into mountains up to 1,500 m above the lake, resulting in many picturesque views.

© 2011 Chantal Nederstigt

The kids of Madagascar

The kids of Madagascar

These kids live in a small town near the Andasibé National Park in Madagascar.

© 2009 Chantal Nederstigt

Birds at Stonehenge

Birds at Stonehenge

Stonehenge is a mysterious site with a circle of stones in England, Great Britain. The birds make the Stonehenge site a very surrealistic place.

© 2014 Chantal Nederstigt

Red Buick

Red Buick

In Cuba the local people are still driving in American oldtimers, because of the United States embargo against Cuba. This red Buick was shining if it was his first birthday.

© 2010 Chantal Nederstigt

In the desert

In the desert

With four jeeps we drove into the Sahara desert to stay the night in this bizarre landscape. There was a strong wind in the sandy desert, and after this experience my camera did not work well anymore. But it was worth it.

© 2011 Chantal Nederstigt

Bromo volcano

Bromo volcano

At 6 am a minibus took us to the viewpoint at Mount Semeru. At sunrise there was this beautiful landscape with the Bromo volcano smoking. This is Java, Indonesia.

© 2013 Chantal Nederstigt

Rock Temple

Rock Temple

The Golden Rock Temple of Dambulla in Sri Lanka consists of five cave temples. Within these five caves is housed a collection of 157 valuable images of the Buddha and Bodhisatta and many more. Inside the caves the rock surfaces, ceiling and side walls are covered with paintings executed with indigenous traditional colour schemes to an extent of about 22,000 square feet. 

© 2015 Chantal Nederstigt

Malagasy boat

Malagasy boat

This traditional Malagasy boat (a piroque) can be found at the beaches of Madagascar.

© 2009 Chantal Nederstigt

Red rocks

Red rocks

The "Quebrada de Humahuaca" is a very rough landscape with beautiful rocks in different colors like green and red. This is in the Northwest of Argentina.

© 2014 Chantal Nederstigt