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Spiritual Experience at Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove

Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove is a church to visit if you would to have a unique spiritual experience during your visit to Los Angeles. You just can’t miss the Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove, when visiting Southern California. Located in the beautiful Orange County, this amazing Christian church building is made of reflective glass […]

Lake Shrine Temple and Retreat: A Peaceful Place for Self Reflection

Located in the beautiful Pacific Palisades in California, Lake Shrine Temple and Retreat is a great place for meditation and self-reflection. Popularly known as “the church of all religions,” this peaceful and serene place holds rich spiritual history and is loved by people of all faiths. Just a short drive away from Los Angeles, this […]

Malibu Pier and Malibu Lagoon State Beach Pictures

Visiting Malibu Pier and Malibu Lagoon State Beach must be on the list of things to do in Malibu, California. Those that like nature photography and specifically like taking beach photos Malibu Pier is a must see place. California coast stretches for hundreds of miles but out of all California beached Malibu Beach is the […]

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 […]

The Lively 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica

The vibrant life and energy of the people living in a city adds to the character of the place. The same is true when one visits the 3rd Street Promenade. This place is renowned as a wonderful shopping and dining district. In addition to the shopping experience, the place is close to the pier and […]

Fabulous and Luxurious JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

The images of the dry sand and hot breeze, that the word desert brings to mind, is clearly overturned by the JW Marriott Desert Springs resort and spa. The resort welcomes its guests with spectacular amenities and an array of suites and rooms, designed for comfort and luxury. The landscaped lawns and ground, an array […]

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 […]

Exciting Golfing Experience at Indian Canyons Golf Resort

A golf course cradled in the foothills of the San Jacinto Mountains and characterized by breathtaking mountain views is a dream transformed to reality for golf enthusiasts. A trip to the Indian Canyons Golf Resort can take the pleasure and enjoyment of a golfing game to the next level. It delivers an unparalleled golfing experience […]

Visit Pleasant and Delightful Palm Springs

A trip to the scenic location of Palm Springs set near the Santa Rosa and the San Jacinto Mountains is incomplete without visiting the vibrant street markets and fairs. The city comes to life with the streets bustling with activity. The street market also called the Villagefest, is located downtown. The area, including the streets […]

The Warm and Welcoming Melvyns Ingleside Inn, most romantic Palm springs getaway

Ingleside Inn in Palm Springs, California is a small but charming Palm Springs hotel. Ingleside Inn is a romantic getaway, a lush oasis in the desert, and a hotel with lots of historical connections to Hollywood. Escape to the tranquility of a stunning desert retreat as a break from the busy daily life and hectic […]

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 tells tales about the good old days of active tourism and a vibrant party atmosphere. The motels, frayed walkways, […]

Charismatic Fountain Hills in Arizona

The scenic town of Fountain Hills offers people a pleasant surprise with the amazing views and expansive desert terrain. As suggested by the name, the highlight of the town is the magnificent fountain that draws tourists from all over the world. The serene Fountain lake, and the centerpiece of this town, the fountain add character […]

Take scenic golf course pictures and enjoy a challenging game at TPC Scottsdale

TPC Scottsdale golf course is a name that is immediately recognized by avid golfers and fans. TPC Scottsdale has carved a niche for itself as one of the premier golf courses. Easily accessible from Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona, this golf course provides two prestigious courses available for the public- the Championship Course and the Stadium […]

Arizona Sunset Skies and Abstract Water Reflections in Central Arizona Project Canal

Arizona sunset skies are so picturesque that they are the subject of many landscape photographs. Scottsdale, Arizona is a paradise for travelers escaping brutal northern winters. Scottsdale is surrounded by Sonoran desert and winters are mild with plenty of sunshine. Surprisingly for its desert location, there are a number of water features like the Central […]

The Americana at Brand Glendale: Redefining Shopping

A great shopping experience can take the pleasure and excitement of any vacation trip to the next level. Whether purchasing items for oneself or souvenirs for friends and family, shopping can be great fun. Step into the fabulous world of Americana at Brand, Glendale and rediscover the excitement of shopping. It houses several retail brands […]

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 […]

Notable Places to Visit in Phoenix

The natural desert features and sprawling landscape described in the western books and films turn real when one visits Phoenix. Renowned for its numerous professional sports leagues, the city of Phoenix is the capital of Arizona. Tourists and travel enthusiasts from all over the world arrive here to see and appreciate the attractions the city […]

10 Things to do in Scottsdale, Arizona, great winter escape travel tips

Scottsdale, Arizona is a great winter escape for many. Conveniently close to Phoenix airport, Scottsdale is a place where contemporary styles meet the adventure of the old west. Scottsdale offers many attractions and activities. Great times, stunning views, and amazing experiences will stay with you for a long time. FPImages shares a travel ideas list […]

Elegant Naples Island Long Beach: Canal and Residential Area

The descriptions about the charming water canals and the scenic town come to life when one visits Naples, California. The Naples Island, Long Beach, is separated by canals opening up into the bay. The lovely ambiance, friendly people, and the intricate water canals welcome tourists from all over the world. The tall palm trees swaying […]

Long Beach California: A Popular Tourist Destination

The white sand, warm sun, and the refreshing breeze of a beach is a wonderful way to relax and unwind. A beach holiday is also a wonderful idea to spend some quality time with friends or family. Long Beach, California is renowned as a vacation spot and welcomes many tourists from all over the world […]

A Trip to Incredible Elysian Park in Los Angeles

A stroll through a lush green Elysian Park in Los Angeles after a stressful day of work or studies can be a rejuvenating experience. This is exactly what the residents of Los Angeles, California enjoy when they visit the Elysian Park. This park is reputed as the oldest and the second-largest park in the city. […]

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 a truly amazing […]

Spectacular Superstition Mountains in Arizona Wilderness, 15 nature pictures

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

Oil Rigs at Long Beach Crude Oil Production, 10 industrial images

Long Beach California and crude oil production these two do not go together right? Actually, oil rigs were pumping Long Beach crude oil since the 1920-s. These oil rigs may take visitors by surprise when driving to the LAX along la Cienega boulevard or near posh Naples Island in Long Beach. To plan a trip […]

Remarkable Architectural Photography of Walter Pyramid, Long Beach California

Distinguished by its cobalt blue exterior, Walter Pyramid is a unique sports arena. It is in fact a university indoor stadium. Walter Pyramid is off the beaten path, when you plan a trip in Long Beach California you will not find it in any travel planners. It has however a remarkable architecture and offers a […]

Las Vegas Strip: City Nights and City Lights

Las Vegas Strip comes to life during night and it is absolutely amazing place for night photography. Las Vegas city nights and city lights transform the feel of the cityscape with their bright lights and illumination. The Las Vegas Strip, Nevada is famous for its modern architecture and contemporary design, so prepare to take pictures […]

The Serenity of St George Utah Temple and Tabernacle, 20 church pictures

St. George Utah Temple is mormon church ( also lds church) and the longest serving latter days saints temple in service. The temple offers serene and spiritual atmosphere and it was a pleasure to walk the grounds and take beautiful church pictures on a nice day. This christian sanctuary allows one to search for inner […]

Fabulous Las Vegas Strip: 20 Cityscape Pictures

Las Vegas strip is famous for its glitz and glamour, it will dazzle any visitor with its modern cityscape. One of the best free things to do in Las Vegas is to simply walk the Las Vegas strip. To plan a trip along the Vegas strip you will need a camera for capturing great cityscapes […]

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 the 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 either […]

Hoover Dam Hydroelectric Power: Great Industrial Engineering Project

Hydroelectric power is a renewable source of electrical energy is priceless in the age of high fossil fuel costs and climate change. Engineering pictures of this post show details of great industrial engineering project – Hoover Dam. Falling water energy is converted to electricity via turbines and generators.  Moving water and does not produce any […]

Wolf Creek Golf Course in Mesquite Nevada, 10 golf course pictures

The Wolf Creek golf course in Mesquite, Nevada is a great attraction and is relatively close to Las Vegas strip. If you like golf and would like to plan a trip in the area, it is only an hour and a bit drive North of Vegas along I-15. Scenic route follows the beautiful Virgin river […]

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. The 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 […]


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