Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Monday, June 4, 2012
Macau S.A.R., China
Macau is a world of its own embedded in a Chinese universe, yet strangely disconnected from it. Perhaps that is what this armillary sphere symbolizes. The armillary sphere was invented by a geographer named Eratosthenes, an ancient Greek. But, of course, the thing had been invented in China a century earlier!