A melting pot where the East meets West, Penang is a small Malaysian island with big impact. George Town, it’s UNESCO Heritage Listed capital, is a gorgeous city renowned for its impressive street art, street food, and street appeal. Here’s a look at some of its most popular street murals - see how many you recognise.
More than 10,000 images were submitted for the Environmental Photographer Of The Year competition, this was whittled down to a shortlist of 111 which will be on display at the Royal Geographical Society this London summer. Now the winning entries of the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year 2015 have been announced.This competition provides an opportunity for photographers to share images of environmental and social issues with international audiences, and to enhance our understanding of the causes, consequences and solutions to climate change and social inequality.
Whatever their reasons — maybe they're looking for an easy meal or maybe they just really like attention - animals can't help but come and see what humans are up to on their holidays.
When I first heard about the Arctic Winter Games, my head immediately filled with snowboarding, skiing, dog mushing, and possibly ice fishing. But that’s not all that happens...
Waterfall-visiting season runs from May to October in the Top End so now is the perfect time to explore the beauty of the most breathtaking waterfalls in the Northern Territory. Photographer and Instagram influencer Chris Nobs (@Chriznobs) recently travelled through Darwin, Katherine, Litchfield and Kakadu, exploring and documenting some of the most picturesque natural waterfall wonders that Australia has to offer.
The winning images from the 2015 BigPicture nature photography competition have been announced. The competition welcomes submissions that will both celebrate and illustrate the rich diversity of life on Earth and inspire action to protect and conserve it through the power of imagery. Chaired by award-winning conservation photographer Suzi Eszterhas, this competition welcomes high-quality nature, wildlife and conservation images and is open to all photographers around the world.
Winter has well and truly come to the southern states but kick off your ugg boots because there are still places here in Australia where you can enjoy a refreshing dip outdoors. These sun-soaked destinations are welcoming you will open arms.
Have you ever wanted to experience what it is like to sleep on the edge of a cliff? Well now you can, in a transparent luxury capsule that hangs from the top of a mountain in the Sacred Valley of Peru.
In an area known for the most ideal conditions for hot air balloon flying, Athletes Petar Loncar and Veso Ovcharov, together with their teammate Ondrej Prochazka set a triple synchronised infinity tumbling world record in the skies over beautiful Cappadocia, Turkey. For the first time in history of paragliding, in front of a large audience of tourists in hot air balloons, they managed to do 126 tumbles with G forces up to 7G.It took eight months of hard work and preparation to make this spectacular feat happen.Video courtesy Red Bull Content Pool.
A group of tourists' breakfast was interrupted - by a large elephant drinking from their swimming pool at nThambo Tree Camp in South Africa. Brett Thomson, managing director of SunDestinations, who run the nThambo Tree Camp, said: "The elephant is in musth, which is a state of heightened aggressiveness and sexuality."
Airbnb can be an awesome way to make extra money or save a little cash when travelling — just look at the guy in Canada who made $200,000 off his house. But unfortunately, sometimes it can also turn out to be a nightmare for everyone involved... It wouldn't hurt to do a little extra research before letting people into your home.