Post Tagged with: "Shot of the Week"

6Sep
2012

Shot of the Week

Time for another jaunt through the TKGO photo archives (there are a lot). Today takes us to an intersection in Prague, where cable car wires dangle overhead. -Tara

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26Apr
2012

Shot of the Week

Another from the very extensive penguin library.

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11Apr
2011

Shot of the Week

The view from an open-air hostel in Aguas Calientes, Peru, overlooked an apartment complex and a steep incline up the nearby mountain. Click to read more on the train to Aguas Calientes from Cusco, or learn about the climb up Machu Picchu. –Tara

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27Mar
2011

Shot of the Week

Beads thrown from the floats get caught in trees off the parade routes. You can still find them dangling there all year long. Thanks for reading all our Mardi Gras 2011 coverage this week! Let us know if you’re going next year… –Tara for TKGO

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20Mar
2011

Shot of the Week

Typical architecture in the French Quarter in New Orleans. During Mardi Gras, residents hang out on the porches to throw and catch beads from above. –Tara for TKGO

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6Mar
2011

Shot of the Week

I couldn’t resist. This camel hails from El Cayafate, a region just outside Salta, in Argentina. –Tara for TKGO

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6Feb
2011

Shot of the Week

The Hôtel de Ville (City Hall) in Paris features an underground tunnel built by soldiers in 1807 to evacuate the city government, protecting them from invasion during the Franco-Prussian War. The French Renaissance-style building now houses the city’s first openly gay mayor, Bertrand Delanoë. Click to take a digital tour of the Hôtel de Ville. –Tara for TKGO

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23Jan
2011

Shot of the Week

This shot comes by way of my sister, who returned just days ago from a two-week trip through Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos. One of the most stunning vistas, she said, came from this viewpoint over Halong Bay, Vietnam, about two hours from Hanoi. Junks haul tourists on two-day cruises through the towering islands, where monkeys swing on branches hundreds of feet overhead and rivers have carved caves perfect for kayaking excursions. –Tara and Olivia for TKGO

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9Jan
2011

Shot of the Week

The green of electronic musician Deadmau5‘s mouse ears are the centerpiece of the neon stage at the October 22, 2010 show at the Congress Theater in Chicago. –Tara for TKGO

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