Sweden is known for its fishing villages that serve freshly caught crab and shrimp with warm seaweed bread.


In St Croix Lake, Les Gorges du Verdon, Provence, France. The Gorge du Verdon is an amazing drive in western Provence. We didn't get to go on the water, but look up Castillon as the main entry point.

Guilin, China.

Yangshuo, Guangxi, China Although I did not take this shot, I did travel this river passage by boat. I was in awe of a group of little children swimming naked with their water buffalo.

This place in Colmar is called the "Little Venice" because there are many pretty houses at both sides of the channel with lots of small boats moving past it.

Tourists know Colmar (France) as the capital of Alsatian wine, an ultra-classy white variety. They also know Colmar for its quaint canals. Long ago, the canals in Colmar& & Venice& were buzzing with butchers, fishmongers and tanners.