Travel Photo of the Moment Rakaia Gorge

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Rakaia Gorge and was taken by geoftheref Photo credit: geoftheref The Rakaia Gorge is located on the Rakaia River, which is in turn located in Canterbury in New Zealand‘s South Island. The Rakaia River is one of the largest braided rivers in New Zealand, flowing hundreds of […]

Travel Photo of the Moment Northern Lights

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Northern Lights in Greenland and was taken by nick_russill767 Tasiilaq is the most populous town in Eastern Greenland and has become somewhat popular as a place to go in order to see the beautiful Northern Lights. Also known as aurora borealis, the lights are world-famous as one […]

Travel Photo of the Moment Forth Road Bridge Scotland

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Forth Road Bridge Scotland and was taken by law_keven Photo credit: law_keven

Corfe Castle – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment for is of Corfe Castle Corfe Castle is a fortification in the English county of Dorset. It stands above the village of the same name. The castle dates back to the 11th century, and commands a gap in the Purbeck Hills on the route between Wareham and Swanage.

Travel Photo of the Moment Turimetta Beach Sydney Australia

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of  Turimetta Beach Sydney Australia and was taken by blueriotriver Turimetta Beach is undoubtedly a beautiful beach, however the turbulent waters make this a dangerous place to swim. That said, the incoming waves and the setting sun make for a spectacular view. Photo credit: blueriotriver

Dead Horse State Park – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment Dead Horse State Park Adjacent to the Canyonlands National Park is the Dead Horse Point State Park in Utah. You can see rustic colors and look down to the Colorado River. In this picture, you can see where the Colorado River makes a U-turn within the Dead Horse Point […]

McWay Cove California – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of  McWay Cove California This perfect picture is of the McWay Cove, which is also referred to as McWay Waterfall Beach. This area is approximately 130 miles from San Francisco and 235 miles from Los Angeles. McWay Cove is a part of Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park in […]

Chillon Castle Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of  Chateau de Chillon and was taken by Pear Biter In Lake Geneva is the Chillon Castle, which is also known as the Château de Chillon. This castle is comprised of 100 individual buildings that were connected one by one over time. The history of the Chillon Castle […]

Montana de Oro State Park – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Montana de Oro State Park California has many beautiful state parks including Montaña de Oro. One of the prettiest flowers seen in this state park is the California poppy, which is especially prevalent on Bluff Trail. The California poppy is native to many of the states on […]

Travel Photo of the Moment Ventano de Diablo

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Mirador del Ventano del Diablo in Spain and was taken by Reinante El Pintor de Fuego The Ventano de Diablo is a natural formation located the Spanish municipality of Villalba de la Sierra, which is in turn situated in the province of Cuenca. While only about 600 […]

Rideau Canal – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Rideau Canal The Rideau Canal, also known as the Rideau Waterway, connects the city of Ottawa on the Ottawa River to the city of Kingston, Ontario, on Lake Ontario. It was originally opened in 1832 as a precautionary measure against war with the United States and has […]

Elephant in Kruger National Park – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of an Elephant in Kruger National Park If you are interested in a safari, Kruger National Park and other areas in South Africa offer terrific trips. Kruger National Park and the surrounding private game reserves feature luxurious game lodges, walking safaris, tented safaris and many other types of […]

Sunset over Megami Bridge in Nagasaki Japan Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of the Sunset over Megami Bridge in Nagasaki Japan and was taken by PermanentTraveller Photo credit: PermanentTraveller The Megami Bridge is a cable-stayed structure in Nagasaki, Japan that was completed in 2006. More than 1,500 feet in length, the Megami Bridge has thousands of vehicles cross over it […]

Travel Photo of the Moment Bear Mountain Bridge in New York

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of  Bear Mountain Bridge in New York and was taken by barcoder96 Photo credit: barcoder96 In the state of New York is this spectacular Bear Mountain Bridge. It is between Westchester and Rockland counties and hovers above the Hudson River. In 1924 when the bridge was built, it […]

Travel Photo of the Moment Red Light District in Amsterdam

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Red Light District in Amsterdam and was taken by country_boy_shane Photo credit: country_boy_shane Amsterdam is known for many things, including the enticing Red Light District. The city of Amsterdam has a population of around 750,000, with the metro area having a population of more than two million. […]

Chicago Adler Planetarium – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Chicago Adler Planetarium The Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, located in Chicago, Illinois, was founded and built in 1930 by philanthropist Max Adler. Declared a national historic landmark in 1987, the Adler Planetarium is one part of Chicago’s Museum Campus, along with the Shedd Aquarium and the […]

Mount Hood – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Top of Mt. Hood, Oregon Mount Hood is a stratovolcano located in the Cascade Volcanic Arc of Northern Oregon, situated about 50 miles southeast of Portland. At 11,249 feet, Mount Hood is the highest mountain in Oregon and is considered the most likely volcano to erupt in […]

Sunset in Amsterdam – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of  a sunset in Amsterdam Oost-Daveness Amsterdam is the capital and largest city in the Netherlands and is home to about 1 million people. Its name spells out its origin: originally called “amstel dam,” the city is built around a dam on the Amstel River. Amsterdam is the […]

Travel Photo of the Moment is from the Mauna Kea Observatory in Hawaii

The Travel Photo of the Moment is from the Mauna Kea Observatory in Hawaii and was taken by david907 Mauna Kea is a dormant volcano in the state of Hawaii. The top of the volcano is more than 13,000 feet off the ground. The amazing sunset makes this vantage point simply unforgettable. Photo credit: david907

Travel Photo of the Moment Drake Passage

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of the Drake Passage and was taken by 23am.com The Drake Passage is the name for the body of water that spans between the southern tip of South America and the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica. It connects the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. Named after the […]