Tag: monkeys

  • Kathmandu, Nepal: Monkey Invasion at Swayambhunath

    written by bravebird on 2011-03-14 #places
    Kathmandu, Nepal: Monkey Invasion at Swayambhunath

    Prior to your visit to the remarkable holy Buddhism stupa, located about 3km east of the main tourist area Thamel, you need to get past two barriers: first of all, the pronunciation of 'Swayambhunath' and second, the 365 stairs up to the main stupa on top of the hill. But it's worth the effort: hundreds of peaceful monkeys will accord a hearty welcome and a stunning view of the Kathmandu Valley with the surrounding mountains will provide your Lomo with breathtaking pictures.

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  • Nikko, A Must Visit Spot in Japan

    written by nerdcist on 2009-11-12 #places
    Nikko, A Must Visit Spot in Japan

    Best place to escape from busy, modern Tokyo and a perfect place for enjoying the natural beauty and visiting shrines and temples.

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  • Iwatayama, The Monkey Park

    written by warning on 2010-11-04 #places
    Iwatayama, The Monkey Park

    A peaceful haven in the heart of traditional Japan. After getting to know Tokyo, my friends and I boarded the bullet train to the old capital of Japan, Kyoto (an obligatory stop in the land of the rising sun. Be sure to put quite a few days aside for this cultural hotspot.

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  • Celebrate Life at Avilon Zoo, Rizal, Philippines

    written by bluemie5 on 2009-02-20 #places
    Celebrate Life at Avilon Zoo, Rizal, Philippines

    AVILON ZOO adopted the motto: Celebrating Life! to symbolize its philosophy. Life is precious and every living creature on Earth has a right to live --- freely and fully. We should learn from them and help in our own ways to protect and conserve the environment.

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  • The Los Angeles Zoo

    written by tjbeard8985 on 2011-04-09 #places
    The Los Angeles Zoo

    Spend a day at the LA Zoo and be rewarded with some great pictures and a whole lotta fun. The animals are photogenic, and there's a lot of other cool stuff to see as well.

  • Lomo Hike – Shing Mun Country Park

    written by princekuikui on 2011-05-01 #places
    Lomo Hike – Shing Mun Country Park

    Amidst the hustle and bustle of this city, there is a peaceful and quiet hill park. Shing Mun Country Park is one such easily accessible location.