While the streets, sidewalks and eating places in Georgetown are often choked with locals and tourists the nation’s capital, the most tranquil place is often along the centuries-old C&O canal.
Gil Lavi, the noted photographer, splits his professional time between assignments in New York and Israel. He was in New York this week and captured these photos of the city in the hours just before Hurricane Sandy hit.
Stonehenge can be described as mesmerizing. The circle of ancient stones in southwestern England – dating back 4,000 to 5,000 (nobody knows for sure) – seem to change with every shading from the sun and clouds and time of day. To this day, the “hows” and “whys” of Stonehenge remain a mystery, leaving questions, imagination, and fantasy.
Chincoteague is both a town and a wild island, a game preserve along the outer Atlantic banks of Virginia. The town caters to tourists during much of the year … closes up tight during the winter months because the cold and wind can be brutal.
I travel to Holland quite regularly for work and always fit in a few days with my best friend and her family who live just outside Amsterdam in the city of Haarlem. This past Monday afternoon, we took the bikes out and cycled into the town center where we came across this colorful market in the main square. The colors were just exploding on my Fujifilm X10, and I only had to make very minor adjustments on iPhoto.