Photo Essays

Sometimes you want to read a blog post and other times, you just want to look at pretty pictures. Whether you want to read the stories behind my favorite travel photos or just flip through them, these posts spotlight the best of my world travel photography.

30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Malaysia

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I hope these pictures inspire you to visit Malaysia—and a lot more than that, too.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Russia

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I want to inspire you to follow in my footsteps, whatever reservations are standing in the way of your trip to Russia.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Nepal

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“Don’t jump,” I mouthed through the window of the taxi, my hand pressed on the glass.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit the Balkans

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The Balkan countries themselves are a museum of broken relationships.

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5 Practical Travel Photography Tips

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Today’s tips are just as much about making your life easier as making your travel photography better.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Costa Rica

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I can’t postulate as to how long it will take you to fall in love with Costa Rica, but I do imagine these pictures will make you want to see for yourself, if you haven’t already.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Ethiopia

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Would I recommend Ethiopia? If you’re willing to work, to persevere and to laugh as the country flushes out your emotions, your ego and your digestive tract over and over again, then absolutely.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Hong Kong

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The person I was when I stepped onto the streets of Hong Kong six years ago no longer exists, in part because he stepped onto them.

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