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Drakensberg Mountains,

South Africa.

 

The Grampians…the southern end of

Australia’s Great Dividing Range

Two views of…

…Geelong’s

Moorabool Valley.

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After our night at

Botswana’s Lekhubu Island

we headed off to

Maun and the Okavango Delta…

…through the North-East

Kalahari Desert landscape.

 

The almost bare open landscape was…

…interspersed with several

Kalahari Bushmen Villages.

 

Salt Pans on the horizon

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SUNDAY STILLS PHOTO:  Yellow

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Scenery from our travels.

The

Million Dollar View

at

Banff Fairmont Springs Hotel.

 

Mount Ruapehu

Tongariro National Park

New Zealand.

 

Drakensburg Mountains,

South Africa

I think this is Sulphur Mountain

overlooking

Banff’s Main Street

Canada

 

A view from

Rocky Mountaineer

Train Ride

to Vancouver.

 

Finally, a genuine

Victorian sunrise

over

Corio Bay,

Geelong.

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Weekly Prompt Photo Challenge:   Scenic

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The view from Sausage Tree Safari Camp

with South Africa’s

Drakensburg Mountains

in the distance.

 

In the distance is the other end of

Whistler’s Peak2Peak Gondola Ride

The distance between

Melbourne (Aust.) and Wiseman (AK)

is 13,000 kilometres according to Google.

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Lens-Artist Photo Challenge Patti:  Distance

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Two continents and one island this week.

A scene from Day  2 of our

Rocky Mountaineer Train trip

to Vancouver, June 2018.

Whistler ski slopes, Canada, June 2018

 

 

Across the Pacific Ocean

and much closer to home is

New Zealannd’s…

Mount Ruapehu,

which is an active volcano

in Tongariro National Park.

New Zealand’s North Island’s major ski resorts

and only glaciers are too be found on Mt Ruapehu.

Across the Indian Ocean is the Mt Sheba Resort.

And a not too long drive from Mt Sheba

is an area known as God’s Window. 

Stunning views

 

From

Sausage Tree Safari Camp…

…we were able to admire the Drakensberg Mountains

and enjoy a drink  or meal while doing so.

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A range of dominant blue scenes.Near Cairns in Queensland.

Mt Sheba Resort, South Africa

 

Grouse Mountain,

British Columbia,

Vancouver,

Canada

A portion of the

Australian War Memorial

at Villers Bretonneux

in France.

 

 

The Drakensberg Mountains

as seen from

Sausage Tree Safari Camp

Greater Kruger National Park

South Africa

Daily Prompt-Wrinkle

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It’s probably fair to say…

 that elephant skins are…

a good place to find some wrinkles.

Could it be also said that…

that mountain ranges such as

the Drakensberg Mountains

are a wrinkle on the earth’s surface?

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