Friday, August 13, 2010

Madain Salleh

The Gap I
The Gap II
High Class House
Old Railway Station 

Pinnacles Desert

Journey to Pinnacles…..

The Pinnacles Desert

In the Pinnacles Desert, right in the heart of Nambung National Park, thousands of huge limestone pillars rise out of a stark landscape of yellow sand. In places they reach up to three and a half metres tall. Some are jagged, sharp-edged columns, rising to a point; while others resemble tombstones.
One of them….
Although the formation of the Pinnacles would have taken many thousands of years, they were probably only exposed in quite recent times. Aboriginal artifacts at least 6,000 years old have been found in the Pinnacles Desert despite no recent evidence of Aboriginal occupation. This tends to suggest that the Pinnacles were exposed about 6,000 years ago and then covered up by shifting sands, before being exposed again in the last few hundred years. This process can be seen in action today - with the predominantly southerly winds uncovering pinnacles in the northern part of the Pinnacles Desert but covering those in the south. Over time, the limestone spires will no doubt be covered again by other sand drifts and the cycle repeated, creating weird and wonderful shapes over and over again.

Hafetz at the desert
The Pinnacles View 


Photos taken using my First  sony compact camera.

The Green Mosque
Tourist Info Booth
Tower of Justice



Photos taken using my Olympus SP 565uz Compact Digital Camera

It’s at my finger tip….

Colourful Tasbih

Old Souk

Wild Boat Tour

The first & The Last Wild Boat Tour…..

The Office

The Coach
…..waiting for  wild dolphin

The Penguin Island Jetty

The Seal Island

Ferry to Penguin Island

Children of Today….

I want Two...
Happy Vs Sad
Cute Boy      

…..behind me...
The Macho Boy

Bored…Excited ..Sleepy