✮ Colorful Mauritius ✮ This picture is so pretty! :) I was reading about this island, Mauritius, located by Madagascar. It said that it was the only home of the Dodo bird! Plus, the dodos actually became extinct in the Century!
Built in 1633 on the western shores of Bali's Lake Bratan, for which it is named, the Hindu temple of Ulun Danu Bratan pays homage to the god Shiva as well as local lake and river goddess Dewi Batari. (From: Photos: World's Most Striking Temples)
Mount Merapi, Indonesia Photograph by Greg Shaw On this day the sun rose directly behind the active Merapi, ”Fire Mountain,” highlighting the volcanic smoke which steadily streamed across the horizon from its uppermost region.