The Fallen Ones

The fallen trunks were laying on top of each other, as if someone had placed them to make a path leading deeper into the forest, like a beautiful yet terrifying invitation to get lost. I love the forests of Yakushima. They are all the more mysterious on rainy days, as the moss seems to glow ...

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Yakushima’s Mystical Forest

Yakushima is a small island south to Kagoshima where the high amount of rainfall has allowed nature to develop in a unique manner where several generations of cedar trees grow on top of each other and beautiful moss covers most rocks and tree trunks. Even with a terrible weather, the hike is an enjoyable one. ...

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Overgrown

An abandoned railway in the Taipingshan park in Taiwan got overgrown by the beautiful nature of the mountain. A typhoon was getting close to Taiwan on that day but I didn't back down and I'm happy I went ahead anyway. I think the mist adds to the mystery of the place. Please expand the photo ...

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Majestic Forest in Waikato

I was completely amazed by the grandeur of the forest near the Marokopa falls, in Waikato, New Zealand. The area reminded me of the island of Yakushima, one of my favourite places in Japan, where similarly, Mother Nature has completely taken control of the place with beautiful moss-covered trees growing in all directions (in Yakushima, ...

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