Web of Rice Fields on Flores Island

The unique design was created in the traditional way of dividing rice fields among the local population. The colorful rice fields found throughout Asia are usually arranged in rectangular areas,…

Ometepe — the Island of Two Volcanoes

Ometepe Island is formed by two volcanoes in the middle of Lake Nicaragua in the Republic of Nicaragua. The name of the island comes from the Nahuatu words ome (two)…

Terrace of the Lions on the Island of Delos

Replicas of Apollo's stone guards still guard the sacred site of Greece. Located across the street from the now-dry lake where, according to legend, the ancient Greek sun god Apollo…

Padar Island — Home of the Komodo Dragons

Once inhabited by the Komodo dragons, this island landscape has a rare combination of white, pink and black sand beaches. The Indonesian island of Padar is located about 30 km…