Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Category: Multimedia

Photo of the Day: Purple Splendor in Japan

A dusky purple glow bathes Maiko Park in Kobe, Japan on October 7, 2012. (halfrain/Flickr)
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A dusky purple glow bathes Maiko Park in Kobe, Japan on October 7, 2012. (halfrain/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Early Morning Repose in India

A boy napping in a boat along the banks of Ganges in Varanasi, India on July 2, 2012. (Shivika Sinha)
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A boy naps in a boat along the banks of Ganges in Varanasi, India on July 2, 2012. (Shivika Sinha)

You've Heard About Halloween, But How Does Asia Honor the Dead?

Countless lanterns illuminate the night sky to honor those lost during the Obon festival in Japan. (laurenz/Flickr)
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Halloween isn't the only celebration honoring the dead. Countries all over the world have their own ways of honoring those generations long gone.

Photo of the Day: Children at Play in Shanghai

Children horsing around during their day off from school in Shanghai on March 10, 2012. (jijis/Flickr)
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Children horsing around during their day off from school in Shanghai on March 10, 2012. (jijis/Flickr)

Video: There's a School on a Solar Panel-Powered Boat in Bangladesh? Yep!

A scene from the documentary
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Filmmaker Glenn Baker hopes to re-frame American views of the South Asian region through Easy Like Water, a documentary about a Bangladeshi architect's quest to bring education to flooded areas of his homeland.

Photo of the Day: Braving the Flood in Philippines

A man bikes through a flooded field in Laguna, Philippines on August 10, 2012. (IRRI Images/Flickr)
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A man bikes through a flooded field in Laguna, Philippines on August 10, 2012. (IRRI Images/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Storm's a Brewing in Thailand

Stormy clouds gather above the water in Surat Thani, Thailand on September 14, 2007. (maistora/Flickr)
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Stormy clouds gather above the water in Surat Thani, Thailand on September 14, 2007. (maistora/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Parked By the Water in Vietnam

A motorcycle owner parked by the serene waters of Hoi An in Vietnam on September 2, 2012. (Simon Marussi/Flickr)
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A motorcycle owner parked by the serene waters of Hoi An in Vietnam on September 2, 2012. (Simon Marussi/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Enveloped by News in China

Catching up with the morning's headlines in a stall in Guangzhou, China on March 24, 2012. (r s gould/Flickr)
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Catching up with the morning's headlines in a stall in Guangzhou, China on March 24, 2012. (r s gould/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Himalayan Sojourn in Darjeeling

A majestic view of the Himalayas from the hills of Darjeeling in northeast India on August 3, 2012. (Thunderbolt Tea/Flickr)
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A majestic view of the Himalayas from the hills of Darjeeling in northeast India on August 3, 2012. (Thunderbolt Tea/Flickr)