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This page is an introduction to more than 10,000 pictures available on Sandalsand, by country. The most recent photo galleries are in the top posts.

Country albums

Consider the following statement by the famous TV personality. My hope is that my pictures will add to your inspiration of wanting to travel to see for yourself – and discover with your own eyes.

The question is, are we happy to suppose that our grandchildren may never be able to see an elephant except in a picture book? (David Attenborough)

I interpret his words as a call to see with my own eyes what the world is about. Mr Attenborough was however probably more concerned about the state of wildlife in general, and the threat of extinction that many species are facing. I could agree with that interpretation and concern as well.

Well now, click on the posts below to find one or more photo galleries from that particular country. From there you will be able to browse thousands of photographs from all over the world. Next, head to the Videos and Video playlist pages for more interesting content. Did you know that Sandalsand is on YouTube?

How do you take care of your photographic memory? Check out Sandalsand’s answer to that question.

The featured illustration above, with the Buddha head in tree roots, is from Ayutthaya, Thailand.


A tourist is a fellow who drives thousands of miles so he can be photographed standing in front of his car. (Emile Ganest)

Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs. (Susan Sontag)

When setting out on a photographic holiday, always provide yourself with two cameras, one to leave in the train going and the other to leave in the cab coming back. (W.C.Sellar & R.J.Yeatman)

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