See Alps, see, could be a promotional slogan for the Swiss Alps, but if you run the words together you get the name of this lake Seealpsee. I think it’s the stillness and the perfect reflection that gives the finishing touch to this harmonious scene.
There is much more to Thailand than beaches, markets and temples. The interior has some stunning scenes, including this waterfall.
The wilderness that covers most of Canada is so wonderfully exemplified by the Kluane National Park.
Russia has been in the news because of the Sochi Olympics, but they will soon be forgotten. Mt Kronotsky won’t.
Should you ever want to get away from it all there can’t be many better places than the Chugach Mountains in Alaska, USA, and there is a bonus of watching that glacier slowly making its way down the valley.
It’s a stunningly beautiful place.
Bristol Bay, Alaska, USA has been untouched and untainted by human activity.
This wilderness was to be the site of a huge copper and gold mine, but the company is now pulling out of the venture, for the time being.
A rhino in the mist. This is a scene in the private game reserve, Solio, in Kenya.
I’m not sure what a private game reserve is, another place only for the rich and famous?
Peru isn’t just about mountaintop ruins, or lines in the desert, or the Amazon rainforest, it is also about breathtaking valleys like Santa Cruz.
It’s my favourite colour or favorite color. Aquamarine, turquoise, the sparkling ocean in the shallows, lapping up a sandy beach.
This place has it all, Fayaoue Beach in
Ouvea, New Caledonia.
Ouvéa, Mouli, Faiava, taken from space.
This sandy beach is in Brazil, but it’s certainly not the famous Copacabana beach in Rio, it is to be found in the remote north-east.
Dorrigo National Park in Australia looks so yellow in the morning light.
Rhossili Bay in Glamorgan, Wales, UK is very violet. It has been voted the best beach in the UK.
The great outdoors never was better than this: the
Grand Teton National Park, in Wyoming, USA. What a view!
desert can be a hot, dry, terrifying place.
But it can also be a place of beauty and tranquility, like the
Erg Chebbi desert in Morocco.