Greece Day 5: Scenic Hiking in Santorini, from Fira to Oia [28 Photo Highlights]

Hiking is the best way to experience Santorini.

Not only does it offer panoramic caldera views which will be missed in the vehicle road trail, it also passes through the beautiful villages of Fira, Firostefani, Imerovigli, Finikia and Oia which are worth exploring separately on feet.

The actual walking time is around 3 hours, but with so many breathtaking stop points, the total time needed can easily reach 5-6 hours. If you’re planning to visit Skaros Rock (recommended), you’ll need to add another 2-3 hours into your itinerary.

Here’s our complete photographic guide to Santorini’s classic hiking trail. Continue reading

Greece Day 4: Red Santorini

Blue, white… and red??!

While the classic image of white-washed houses and blue-domed churches are undeniably breathtaking, you’ll be surprised to learn that it is not an uncommon sight in many Greek islands.

What makes Santorini stand out from its cousins in the Cyclades archipelago, I’d argue, is a unique, additional touch of red. Continue reading

Monteliusvägen: Best Viewpoint of Stockholm’s Old Town

If you’re a photographer looking for a bird’s eye view of Gamla Stan (the old town of Stockholm), Monteliusvägen is absolutely the best place to do so. Continue reading

Singapore Off The Beaten Track: Sungei Buloh

There’s more to Singapore than shopping centers and towering skyscrapers. Well hidden in the northwestern area of Singapore called Kranji, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve is the kind of place you wouldn’t expect to exist in Singapore, full of lush greenery with occasional red leaves. Rich biodiversity abounds with no concrete jungle anywhere in sight. Continue reading

The 9 Best Spots For Photographing Singapore’s Skyline

No two cities are the same. Merlion, durian spikes, the Supertree Grove, colonial houses and illuminated skyscrapers along the banks of the Singapore River are but some of the highlights that set Singapore apart from other cities. This guide will help camera enthusiasts to uncover the best places for photographing landmarks which capture the Lion City’s unique characteristics. Continue reading