Category Archives: Nature

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Austrian ledge-flowers

We travelled to Austria many times and incredulously seen wallowing of flowers on the ledge of balconies or windows. We tried to copy at our home many times while given up. Was no chance to have similar.   […]

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Eisriesenwelt-World of the Ice Giants

The Eisriesenwelt (“World of the Ice Giants”)  is a natural limestone ice cave close to Werfen, Austria, about 40 km south of Salzburg. The cave is inside the Hochkogel mountain of the Alps. It is the largest ice cave […]

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The BOH tea plantation

We arrived to Cameron-highland, “the vegetable garden” of Malaysia on a cloudy afternoon. The valley is the deterrent example of human intervention, full the entire area, from a valley winding road up to the hillside […]

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Oil Palm

We enter the freeway near the Batu caves and leave behind Kuala Lumpur. The three lane road narrows into two lanes after a long time. It’s winding as the road from Komló that goes through […]

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The great-grandmother of rainforests

We left the main road turning onto a narrower passage. We’re heading towards a village, Kuala Tahan, which is the entrance of Taman Negara National Park. Kuala Tahan is situated on the western coast of […]

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Predatory glance

Szeged Wildlife Park is one of our beloved tour destinations. It’s a very long walk if you want to look around the large zoo. On the lakeside, far from the entrance, stands the cage of […]

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Snow leopard

The snow leopard is native to the Rocky Mountains and plateaus of Central Asia at altitudes of 3500-6000 metres. It hunts for its pray in a huge hunting area. Snow-leopards go hunting usually in the […]

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Dune buggies

At the Huacachina oasis we were offered a special adventure giving us an extra dose of adrenaline. We got in those special vehicles to discover the sea of sand. Drivers of these wide-tired buggies took […]

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Huacachina oasis and dunes

A legend says that Huacachina was created when a young hunter was peeping a beautiful princess, while she was bathing. The girl fled when she recognized him. The pool of water she had been bathing […]

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Guanay loading platforms

These interesting constructions seen at Ballestas Island, used to load transport ships with guanay, the very well know fertilizer, which is mined on the island.   Due to rocky coast there isn’t natural harbour which […]