CIA World Factbook Photos, 5: India, Nepal, Tibet, China
Posted by havealittletalk on November 24, 2009
This time it’s out of Africa and into Asia on the around the world tour of public domain photos from the CIA World Factbook.
Note that while my title lists Tibet along with three other nations, it isn’t recognized as such in the Factbook. If you want to download the picture of Namco Lake near Lhasa from the Factbook site, you’ll find it in the collection of photos from China.
Taj Mahal, Agra, India
The Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India, believed to be where the enlightened Buddha first preached
River Ganges, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Prayer flags on the Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal
Namco Lake, Tibet
Tiger Leaping Gorge, Lijiang, Yunnan, China
Elephant Trunk Hill, Guilin City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China