Astronomy in Urumqi
Can you tell which chinese constellation is pictured on this bronze mural in Urumqi?
Western end of the Great Wall near Jiayuguan, China
Jiayuguan section of the Great Wall
Guard towers of the Jiayuguan section of the Great Wall
Christmas Eve 2007 party
Rapperswil Switzerland, next to the shore of Lake Zurich (Rapperswil Zürichsee)
Snow covered swiss alps
Umalma oasis in the Libyan Sahara
A turntable for a small gage railroad that is being used in tomb restoration
Tombs from leaders who lives around 2000 BCE in Germa, Libya
Two languages and one name on the Sahara
I wrote my name in English lettersin the sand and one of the guides wrote what I think is my name in Arabic.
Sand dunes of the Sahara in Libya
The lady of the Sahara
This rock formation is found in Akakus Mountains of the Sahara in Libya.
Tuareg girl living in the Akakus Mountains of the Sahara in Libya.
Sahara desert plant
There is life on the sand dunes of the Sahara. This plant has roots that go deep into the sand dune. It rises just above the sand so that the wind will blow sand under it instead of over it.
This Multi-colored sandstone was used by the Tuareg as a dye. They scraped a given color into a fine powder that was used as a pigment agent. This rock was found in the Akakus Mountains of the Sahara in Libya.
Tankaniga Arch in the Akakus Mountains of the Sahara in Libya
A Tuareg mosque near Akakus Mountains of Libya
Our Libyan guide is praying towards Mecca
5000 year old petroglyph
A petroglyph, estimated to be about 5000 years old, taken in the Sahara Desert in SW Libya SW of Sabha, Libya.
Rock walls in the Sahara Akakus Mountains of Libya
Campfire on the Sahara
Campfire on the Sahara somewhere in the SW of Libya
Hotel Stairwell in the Hotel Kennedy in Tripoli, Libya