Sunrise from the peak of Mount Sibayak in Berastagi, Medan. Trekked up the volcano for this! Looking forward to my Nov trekking trip!
a three ounce baby galápagos tortoise and its 564 pound mother. it will take thirty years for the baby to grow as big as the mother. galápagos tortoises are the longest lived of all vertebrates, with average lifespans of more than a hundred years. photo by mandy quayle at the taronga western plains zoo in new south wales, australia.