Did you know?
The sign warning for Polar bears in Svalbard is the only one attention sign in the world, that has a black background, so that the white bear can stand out!
We were indeed excited at the sight of the sign, however did not see any bears in the month of May, as it was spring here and the bears have moved up north. All we saw were reindeer, arctic dogs, foxes, ducks, and other birds!
Read more about our Svalbard visit in my other post…
With love for the DP Weekly Photo Challenge 🙂
The Philippines is a sunny country with more than 7,000 islands. We were looking forward to explore part of its natural beauty on our Easter holiday this year. It did not disappoint – the people are friendly, the islands beautiful, the food tasty and the climate pleasant.
Continue reading “Sunny Philippines – Beaches, Marine Life, Easter”
Hong Kong welcomed us with a thunderstorm and a busy, but very organised airport. We arrived in Hong Kong at the end of March and stayed for 4 days as part of our Easter Holidays trip(the rest was in the sunny Philippines and part of my next post).
Continue reading “Honk Kong – A Short And Fun-Filled Visit”
In the far east of Russia lies the land of bears and volcanoes. That is the Kamchatka peninsula situated between the Pacific Ocean to the east and the Sea of Okhotsk to the west. The volcanoes of Kamchatka are UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Continue reading “Bears And Volcanoes of Kamchatka, Russia”
Bulgaria is a small and beautiful country – the sea, the mountains, the lakes, the ancient history and culture – all inspirational!
Continue reading “Beautiful Bulgaria”