Category — Observed
Caroline joins Isabel and Lisa Callahan in getting the henna tattoo treatment in a Delhi neighborhood.
May 27, 2009 2 Comments
A Shibuya street band, playing an energizing mash-up of 1970’s funk and old-school big band. Sounds crazy, but it worked!
April 30, 2009 1 Comment
The lake gets its blazing turquoise color from “rock flour” (sediment) in the water.
December 3, 2008 Comments Off on Observed in Lake Tekapo
Friends know my humor runs to the scatological. As you can imagine, I fell off my chair laughing at this sign on the Buenos Aires subway.
Roughly translated: Keep the window open to avoid bad odors.
And notice the international symbol for “no flatulence” on the left hand side of the sign.
September 28, 2008 Comments Off on Observed in Buenos Aires II
A peacock struts his stuff at the Buenos Aires Zoo. More pictures from this amazing city are posted here.
September 25, 2008 3 Comments
In a remote town high in the Ecuadorean Andes, a small group of indigenas men gathered around a 19-inch color TV watching a crystal clear DVD copy of the new Batman movie, The Dark Knight, less than two weeks after it was released in the United States.
August 7, 2008 3 Comments
A gathering of ocean currents just offshore makes Ka Lae (South Point) one of the most popular fishing spots on Hawaii’s Big Island.
Here, at the southernmost point in the United States, more than one fisherman has fallen from the cliffs and been swept away by the powerful Halaea Current.
May 22, 2008 1 Comment
New York’s Finest stands watch over Times Square.
April 11, 2008 Comments Off on Observed In NYC