The Rano Raraku quarry where all moai were carved before being moved to locations around Easter Island.  Many still remain at the quarry planted half-buried but standing upright.   Chile
 Ahu Tongariki along the coastline of Easter Island.   Chile
 A fresh coat of whitewash in the mountain town of Barichara.   Colombia
 Tennessee Primary School's Annual Cultural Day on Christmas Island.   Kiribati
 Near Banana village on Christmas Island in an area previously used as a US and British military dump during nuclear testing on the atoll.   Kiribati
 I.M. Pei's pyramid at the Louvre in Paris.   France
 Eiffel's Tower in Paris.   France
 Behind Notre Dame's alter looking up at the Mother Mary.   France
 Guaitil potter at his wheel.   Costa Rica
 Paul removes the hook from a fresh catch off of Baja.   Mexico
 The first clear sunset after dodging Hurricane Hilary north of Zihuatanejo.   Mexico
 The marks of over a million ships that have transited the Panama Canal in its nearly one-hundred years of existence.   Pamana
 Just beyond the Culebra Cut in Lake Gatun while transiting the Panama Canal from west to east.   Panama
 Dubrovnik's Placa at night.   Croatia
 Red-tiled roofs over Dubrovnik.   Croatia
 The French Valley of Torres del Paine National Park decorated with fall colors.   Chile
 Rio Ascencio in Torres del Paine National Park.   Chile
 El Purutal in the San Agustin archeological site.   Colombia
 Boating back from Drua Drua Island.   Fiji
 Calle 17 in Mompos.   Colombia
 Taj Mahal visitors in Agra.   India
 Grandmother with her family at the Taj Mahal.   India
 ATV-003, the  Edoardo Amaldi , launching from the jungles of the Guiana Space Centre for the International Space Station.   French Guiana
 The Dubai Fountain puts on a show at sunset below the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the tallest man-made structure in the world.   United Arab Emirates
 A seven-star luxury hotel, the Burj Al Arab, stands shaped like a sail just offshore in Dubai on its own island in the Persian Gulf.   United Arab Emirates
 Parliament Square at Trinity College in Dublin.   Ireland
 The Long Room of Trinity College's Old Library.   Ireland
 London village is the main relocation destination on Christmas Island for government transplants from Tarawa, the overcrowded and polluted capital of Kiribati.  These 5000 residents have few opportunities for employment, almost no access to freshwater and because the government has retained ownership of the land, little ability to lease land.  It's still considered an improvement from Tarawa and people seem mostly happy and content in this faraway place.   Kiribati
 Annual Cultural Day dancing at Christmas Island's Junior Secondary School.   Kiribati
 A Strawberry Hermit Crab making its way across coral on the atoll so eroded and sun-baked that it seemed almost like natural pavement.   Kiribati
 Emerging from the Siq canyon in the footsteps of Indiana Jones at the ancient city of Petra.   Jordan
 Camels waiting by the Treasury for passengers.   Jordan
 Petra's Street of Facades.   Jordan
 High above Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Mushroom Rock in Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Wadi Rum transportation.   Jordan
 Below Ain Abu Aineh (Lawrence Spring) in Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Bedouin guides in Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Hidden petroglyphs in Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Spring flowers in Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Canyon opening in Wadi Rum.   Jordan
 Construction near Chernobyl's Reactor #4 to eventually contain the radioactive debris from their 1986 disaster.   Ukraine
 A Ferris Wheel stands abandoned on the far end of Pripyat's Amusement Park, unused since the Chernobyl disaster just a few miles away.   Ukraine
 An animal's skeleton in the ruins of the unfinished cooling tower of Chernobyl's Reactor #5.   Ukraine
 Cranes still standing above the incomplete Reactor #5 after construction was halted in the aftermath of the Chernobyl disaster.   Ukraine
 Broken bumper cars in Pripyat's Amusement Park near the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.   Ukraine
 View from the top of Chernobyl's unfinished Reactor #5 looking back at #1 through #4 and the new containment devise under construction to finally seal off the radiation from the 1986 disaster.   Ukraine
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