Colonsay coast. Photograph by Jarred McAfee

Island Scenes: Pictures from Colonsay

Photographer Jarred McAfee sends these pictures from Colonsay, his ancestral home in the Scottish Inner Hebrides.

Photograph by Danley Shackelford

Chocolate Madness in Perugia

Danley Shackelford sends these pictures from Italy’s biggest chocolate festival.

Sikh guard at the Golden Temple. Photograph by Aaron Goccia

Temple of Gold: Pictures from Amritsar

The Golden Temple draws tens of thousands of pilgrims daily. Photographer Aaron Goccia sends these images.

Photograph by Danley Shackelford

Istanbul Scenes: Istiklal Caddesi

Istiklal Caddesi remains one of the Beyo─člu district’s most eclectic strips. Once a stomping ground for Ottoman-era intellectuals, the street is now a crush of musicians, artists, bar hoppers, tourists, trollies, and young professionals.

Photograph by Eric Ji

Streets of Tirana

Between the bright buildings and blue skies of downtown Tirana, the Albanian capital city, you can buy hawks, flowers, and gunfire. Eric Ji sends these photographs.


Island Scenes: Pictures from Jeju

The island of Jeju, site of South Korea’s highest mountain, is a favorite vacation spot for local South Koreans. The island is flush with history, white beaches, and mysterious caves. Carmen Chan sends these photos.