Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
The ancient Roman city of palms, Palmyra, may soon be no more. It may have survived the elements and marauders for 1800 years, but it may not survive the Islamic State's take-over of the Syrian Desert. Next stop: Damascus, only 150 miles away. This view is from the Ayyubid castle atop a nearby peak.