Natural Backgrounds

Dawson City, Yukon

Vibrant northern town

Vibrant northern town on the Yukon River in the Yukon, in northwest Canada. A base during the 19th-century Klondike Gold Rush, the town has several preserved frontier-style buildings.

Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo, Japan’s busy capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional, from neon-lit skyscrapers to historic temples. The opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine is known for its towering gate and surrounding woods.

Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto is the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture, located in the Kansai region of Japan. It’s famous for its numerous classical Buddhist temples, as well as gardens, imperial palaces, Shinto shrines and traditional wooden houses. It’s also known for formal traditions such as kaiseki dining, consisting of multiple courses of precise dishes, and geisha, female entertainers often found in the Gion district.

Kanazawa, Japan

Kanazawa is a city located in Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan. It’s known for well-preserved Edo-era districts, art museums and regional handicrafts. Kanazawa cuisine is famous throughout Japan, particularly its seafood since it lies in the sweet spot of the hot south and cold north currents.

Hokkaido, Japan

Shiretoko Goko Lakes, five small lakes mysteriously located in the midst of primeval forests backed up against the Shiretoko Mountain Range, are the habitat of many wild animals. Stunning mountain views on the Lake in this Would Heritage Site.

Let’s look to the stars as role models, they give and give. That’s why the world rotates around them.