The Southern right whale is a whale found around the southern shores of Australia. sometimes known as a Black Right Whale or as the Pacific Right Whale. the Southern Right Whale was almost hunted to extinction and nowdays is thought to have a population of only 2,000 to 6,000 animals left. listed as "endangered" by CITES and "lower risk - conservation dependent" by the IUCN,
Typical blue lake on the Pamir Highway
Pamirs - the roof of the world
The Pamir Mountains are a mountain range in Central Asia formed by the junction or knot of the Himalayas, Tian Shan, Karakoram, Kunlun, and Hindu Kush ranges.
Vang Vieng in Laos is one of those places that you hear mixed reviews about. Some people have the time of their lives while others can't wait to get out of there. The general apprehension is that if y...