Sarika Lall

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Dog Walks on Water

Everyone thinks their pet is the smartest, the cutest, the cleverest. But photographer Ken Watson‘s German shepherd may have a bit of an advantage — …

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How to Reduce Camera Shake - 6 Techniques

Pin It In this classic DPS post (now updated) photographer Natalie explores 6 ways you can hand hold lenses at low apertures and low shutter speeds …

Top 10 budget beach hotels in Malaysia

Colourful Motel, Pantai Cenang, Langkawi<p>It is difficult to imagine a more idyllic escape than Langkawi, 104 tiny islands that shoot up out of the deep blue Andaman Sea, offering divine beaches, coral-reef diving, jungle walks and accommodation that caters for every budget, from total luxury to …

The World's Most Dramatic Coastlines

Summer has officially drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawling on the sand are numbered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of summer doesn't necessarily mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spectacular coastlines to explore, many of which are more famous for their …

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Europe's cheapest holiday cities

Fancy a city break that won't strip your savings to the bone? Head east, to Budapest. The Hungarian capital is the cheapest place in Europe for a short break, according to holiday rental site Housetrip. It found that a two-night trip could cost as little as £139, including flights, a few basic …

National Zoo's Stillborn Panda Shows Challenges of Raising Cubs

Twin was never alive in womb; firstborn cub healthy, experts say.<p><b>A day after the National Zoo's giant panda Mei Xiang gave birth to a live cub, she delivered a twin that was stillborn, according to the zoo.</b><p>Born Saturday night, the second cub had "developmental abnormalities" and was never alive, …

A guide to the eateries of Turkey

<i>A guide to the various types of eating places you'll find in Turkey.</i><p>One of the joys of eating out in Turkey is that there’s no need to order your whole meal at once. It’s perfectly acceptable to order one or two small dishes, see how you go, and order more later if you’re still hungry or tempted. …

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<b>TRINICOOKS BLOGGERS - FOLLOW OUR FOODIES!</b><p>JOEL EATS!<p>Join your favourite Sport Presenter as he explores his secret passion – FOOD!!!<p>His taste buds have …

Caribbean Civilisation — Near Cunaripa, south of Sangre Grande in east...

Near Cunaripa, south of Sangre Grande in east Trinidad<p>Photo: Chris Anderson<p><b>Houses of the Spirits</b><p>In islands like Jamaica and Barbados, the great sugar …

Trinidad's Secret Islands

<i>Above: Monos Island (All photos by CJ)</i><p>YOU’VE PROBABLY never heard of them.<p>Gaspar Grande. Monos Island. Cenitpede Island.<p>They’re just a few of a …

Fly Geyser, Nevada’s Coolest (And Least Known) Attraction

Forget Las Vegas or Area 51, Fly Geyser in Nevada offers much brighter and otherworldly sights at a much cheaper cost.<p>Source: ZME Science<p>Nestled on a …

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Red Bull Billionaire Buys A New Million Dollar Extreme Submarine

Red Bull billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz just dropped $1.7 million on a new extreme submarine. Part jet fighter<b>,</b> part great white shark, the DeepFlight Super Falcon glides underwater with the agility of a dolphin. Mateschitz hired Hawkes Ocean Technologies to build the bespoke submersible for …

A Lotus in the Desert: China's Xiangshawan Resort

In the Xiangshawan Desert, a remote stretch of dunes in Inner Mongolia, about 350 miles west of Beijing, an architectural lotus recently blossomed: the Desert Lotus Hotel. The hotel is part of a new resort built amid a vast sea of sand dunes, increasingly popular with Chinese tourists. The resort …

The View From Aurland Lookout Is Seriously Vertigo-Inducing

Sometimes nature and architecture can combine to create a unique image and experience.<p>At the Aurland Lookout in the Sogn og Fjordane region of Norway, this is certainly the case.<p>Originally designed by Todd Saunders and Tommie Wilhelmsen as part of a program on tourist routes commissioned by the …

Cirali, Turkey: Secret Seaside

<i>Where is this beach? South-west Turkey, an hour's drive from Antalya</i><p><i>Who's it good for? Families, nature lovers (for the loggerhead turtles)</i><p><i>What is there to do? Watch the loggerhead turtles, enjoy the beach, walk to the Chimaera</i><p><i>What makes it special? Development is minimal, thanks to protection by</i> …

Mexico's hidden beaches reached by boat

Mexico is hot right now. And not just in the physical sense – tourist numbers are booming (arrivals from Britain are up 30 per cent) as the country makes a concerted effort to recover from news reports about drug wars and to assert its eco-friendly and cultural credentials. There's plenty to work …

The Basics of Using ND Grads to Improve Your Landscapes

As I’ve written before, the hardest part of landscape photography is retaining detail in a bright sky with a darker foreground. There are several …

Charge phones less to protect battery

As mobile phone owners battle to ensure their phones last as possible, experts have finally come up with advice of how best to prolong battery life.<p>Rather than ensuring phones are constantly charged or running down the battery completely, the best thing to do is keep batteries running at about 50 …

Understanding Exposure: An Introduction to Photography

Mastering photography is like playing a musical instrument. Anyone can make noise on a piano, but to really make music, it is important to read …