At 4488m (14,724 ft) above sea level, quite likely on the short list of the world’s highest border crossings.
Unusual suburban backyard mushrooms.
From the Peruvian capital with the Pinball Wizard.
If you’re an early riser and start your day with a walk on the eastern end of Tarqui Beach in Manta, Ecuador, chances are good that you’ll be humming Elvis Costello standards before breakfast.
Because everyone loves a parade.
This is a view of Copacabana, Bolivia’s main settlement along the shores of Lake Titicaca, taken from the top of Cerro Calvario just before sunset. The views are similarly attractive in each direction —if you ignore the piles of trash.
On Chile’s Patagonian Ventisquero Sound.
My mind just wandered to chilly beach. More specifically, Indian Beach in Oregon’s Ecola State Park.
A few photos, stock video footage and a brief notebook from Bahía de Caráquez, a Pacific coast town of about 20,000 in Ecuador’s Manabi Province.
It’s been a rough month for the planet. Here’s hoping for a better August.