"More than Buddhist temples and pagodas fill the plains of Bagan. Once the capital of the Pagan Empire, farmers now raise their livestock within the centuries old complex," explains photographer Peter DeMarco, of his image taken in Burma.
Ken Thorne National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest) Near the city of Morondava, on the West coast of Madagascar lies an ancient forest of Baobab trees. Unique to Madagascar, the endemic species is sacred to the Malagasy people, and rightly so.
"NoMad Hotel For the rooms, Jacques Garcia was inspired by a photograph of an apartment in Paris where he lived in his claw-foot tubs sit next to antique writing desks beneath windows with architectural views.