Living Desert Zoo: For Excitement Filled Experience in California

Established in the year 1970, the Living Desert located in Palm Springs is should be on the list of places to see while visiting Coachella valley in southern California. This place was established by trustees of the Palm Springs Desert Museum in order to preserve natural surroundings, desert animals and plants, and educate general public […]

Descanso Gardens Pasadena- Come Closer to Nature

Step into the Descanso Gardens and one will be transported to a world of greenery and groves of trees. The garden is home to several varieties of trees and lovely flowers including camellias. Easily accessible from Los Angeles, many nature enthusiasts and children prefer to come here to spend their leisure afternoons and weekends. Renowned […]

Truly Memorable Sight of Pink Chilean Flamingos

Birds in the natural habitat are always a beautiful vision to behold. Children and adults of all ages enjoy the spectacle of stunning birds roaming leisurely in their surroundings. The pink Chilean Flamingos are birds that make anyone stand in awe. Their bright pink plumage, the long neck, and their sleek form are mesmerizing. These […]

A Tour of the Amazing Sequoia National Park

Sequoia National Park is home to world largest trees and will delight nature lovers, outdoor enthusiasts. The park presents numerous opportunities for taking nature pictures. Giant redwood forest  is amazing and truly wonder of the world. Surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains have lots of excellent hiking trails. Sequoia National Park is situated about half way between […]

Silence and Stillness of Salton City

When one hears the word ‘city’, the images that rush to mind are busy streets, people commuting to work, and the lines of cars waiting at the traffic signals to mention a few. However, a trip to Salton City can be quite an eye-opener. The empty streets, dilapidated buildings, and the vacant seashore are some […]

Sonoran Desert: Home to Amazing Desert Plants

When one thinks of a desert, the things that come to mind are the sand, heat, and an expansive landscape speckled with cacti. The Sonoran Desert offers a wonderful contrast with its vast assortment of desert flora. One of the hottest and prominent deserts in North America, it is spread over parts of Arizona and […]

Salton Sea: Sad Icon of an Ecological Tragedy

Like a photograph reminding one of the old times, the Salton Sea awakens the memories of the great times filled with busy marinas, exciting water-skiing games, and concerts. Once a trendy holiday destination, the area now tell tales about the good old days of active tourism and vibrant party atmosphere. The motels, frayed walkways, and […]

Rancho Los Alamitos: Where History Comes to Life

Rancho Los Alamitos is a great historic landmark and off the beaten path destination near LA. An escape from the urban life and a glimpse of the complexity and richness that shaped the history of Southern California, Rancho Los Alamitos offers quite a revelation. Located at Long Beach, California, a trip to this place will […]

The Delightful Canyon Lake Salt River Reservoir, 15 travel images

Traveling around Arizona and looking for things to do in Phoenix or Scottsdale? FPImages presents 15 images in this photo gallery taken just an hour drive north of Phoenix. Apart from usual golfing and visiting Grand Canyon, plan a trip to  Superstition Wilderness and have some fun at Canyon Lake. This is truly amazing place […]

Spectacular Superstition Mountains in Arizona Wilderness, 15 nature pictures

Superstition Mountains are within an hour drive from Scottsdale, Arizona. Looking for things to do in Arizona? Road trip ideas should include Superstition Mountains for great hiking and taking nature pictures. If you like outdoor adventures, plan a trip to Superstitions, take your camera and you will replenish your photo gallery with wonderful landscape photography. […]

15 nature pictures of Grand Canyon South Rim Arizona

One of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon is located in Arizona, US. It is a must to visit place especially for nature pictures enthusiasts. Grand Canyon is located in the northern part of Arizona. To reach it one must plan a road trip to access points from the either north […]

Valley of Fire true gem among Nevada State Parks, 20 landscape pictures

Valley of Fire State Park is a  true gem and one of the oldest among Nevada state parks.  Visit Valley of Fire and you will find other famous Nevada attractions such as Las Vegas and Hoover Dam nearby. Planning a road trip from Las Vegas to Valley of Fire is easy – it is less […]

Birds at LA Arboretum, 20 pictures of birds

Home to several varieties of birds the Los Angeles Arboretum is a wonderful place in Arcadia. Arboretum is easy to reach and makes a perfect candidate for a half day to a day trip while visiting the area. It also provides wonderful opportunities for taking pictures of birds or simply relaxing and taking a break […]

Pictures of Flowers – Tea, Shrub, Floribunda and Other Roses.

Series of pictures of flowers – roses, botanical family Rosaceae, a rose plant produces beautiful rose flower that is always welcomed in any garden. One of the brightest red roses is crimson red English rose  L.D. Braithwaite developed by David Austin Roses. This shrub rose is very hardy and will make and excellent border or […]

Close up pictures of flowers and of flowering trees

These pictures of flowers where taken in various places – gardens, parks and streets in Southern California. Usually this area gets most of its rainfall during winter and early spring. This is the best time to visit – it is not too hot to walk around, there is less smog and no smoke from wildfires. […]

Flower pictures of succulent desert plants at botanical gardens

Succulent desert plants usually bloom in the spring and their flowers are very spectacular and very colorful. These pictures of flowers were taken in the month of April at botanical gardens of Huntington Library near Pasadena, California. There is always something blooming here. April is the best month if you want to see desert plants […]