Real Life. Real News. Real Voices.
Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.
Join HuffPost Plus
THE BLOG

Random Sunsets Around the World - Part 2, South America and the Caribbean - Sinking Low on the Looney Front

This post was published on the now-closed HuffPost Contributor platform. Contributors control their own work and posted freely to our site. If you need to flag this entry as abusive, send us an email.

The second in the series on randomly chosen sunsets, this time in South America and the Caribbean, both the technicolour descent of the drowning orb and the gilded rays it casts on objects in its splash:

Chile

Flying high above Patagonia

2016-09-10-1473540859-5608819-IMG_5283.JPG

2016-09-10-1473540944-4122163-IMG_5285.JPG

Atacama volcanoes

2016-09-10-1473541179-4307095-IMG_5559.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541285-2396919-IMG_5571.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541361-5902450-IMG_5579.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541430-569659-IMG_5582.JPG

Atacama, Valley of the Moon

2016-09-10-1473541762-5682871-IMG_5802.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541828-9572618-IMG_5812.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541879-1706111-IMG_5818.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541933-6493468-IMG_5820.JPG

2016-09-10-1473541986-7034239-IMG_5826.JPG

2016-09-10-1473542093-7251964-IMG_5838.JPG

2016-09-10-1473542145-8495371-IMG_5843.JPG

Juan Fernandez, Robinson Crusoe Island

2016-09-10-1473542431-6831317-PeruChile1196.JPG

2016-09-10-1473542493-5624857-PeruChile1199.JPG

Pucón, Vilarica volcano

2016-09-10-1473542736-9492051-PeruChile1398.JPG

2016-09-10-1473542800-3654658-PeruChile1396.JPG

Chiloé, Quinchao

2016-09-10-1473543013-3231601-PeruChile1631.JPG

Osorno volcano

2016-09-10-1473543125-9199321-PeruChile1722.JPG

2016-09-10-1473543193-5531180-PeruChile1736.JPG

2016-09-10-1473543244-914704-PeruChile1741.JPG

Peru

Arequipa, El Misti volcano

2016-09-10-1473544418-7919134-PeruChile077.JPG

Ecuador

Galapagos

2016-09-10-1473544645-8504934-DSC01483.JPG

2016-09-10-1473544704-5626535-DSC01486.JPG

2016-09-10-1473544772-9338293-DSC01487.JPG

Amazon jungle, Panacocha

2016-09-10-1473545187-8640151-DSC02616.JPG

2016-09-10-1473545237-2887765-DSC02617.JPG

2016-09-10-1473545299-7306334-DSC02496.JPG

Lago Agrio

2016-09-10-1473545758-7056326-DSC02654.JPG

Brazil

Fernando de Noronha

2016-09-10-1473546083-5181274-Brazil2016539.JPG

Chapada Diamantina, Pai Inácio

2016-09-10-1473546230-5667466-Brazil20161340.JPG

2016-09-10-1473546286-1978856-Brazil20161346.JPG

2016-09-10-1473546348-4358354-Brazil20161350.JPG

Virgin Islands

St. Thomas

2016-09-10-1473546570-1448049-IMG_2862.JPG

St. Croix

2016-09-10-1473546717-3067180-IMG_3315.JPG

Tortola

2016-09-10-1473546773-5772670-IMG_3171.JPG

Anguila

2016-09-10-1473546930-9139922-DSC03627.JPG

2016-09-10-1473547062-6802708-DSC03632.JPG

Curaçao

Before landing

2016-09-10-1473547342-6964681-DutchAntilles001.JPG

2016-09-10-1473547386-6842517-DutchAntilles002.JPG

2016-09-10-1473547536-4458813-DutchAntilles074.JPG

2016-09-10-1473547584-2149319-DutchAntilles075.JPG

2016-09-10-1473547633-2057438-DutchAntilles076.JPG

2016-09-10-1473548845-4202045-DutchAntilles148.JPG

2016-09-10-1473548906-5884842-DutchAntilles156.JPG

2016-09-10-1473548953-2632382-DutchAntilles157.JPG

Bonaire

Kralendijk

2016-09-10-1473549063-6690034-DutchAntilles333.JPG

Aruba

Noord

2016-09-10-1473549214-5827213-DutchAntilles559.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549271-44679-DutchAntilles562.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549321-9413844-DutchAntilles563.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549379-5125274-DutchAntilles566.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549426-6505103-DutchAntilles567.JPG

Turks and Caicos Islands

Grand Turk

2016-09-10-1473549758-1584144-NorwayTurksCaicos874.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549818-9361893-NorwayTurksCaicos877.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549868-4240964-NorwayTurksCaicos880.JPG

2016-09-10-1473549923-4507315-NorwayTurksCaicos886.JPG

Providenciales, Turtle Cove

2016-09-10-1473550019-3095495-NorwayTurksCaicos944.JPG

2016-09-10-1473550066-6793804-NorwayTurksCaicos942.JPG

2016-09-10-1473550233-832726-NorwayTurksCaicos951.JPG

2016-09-10-1473550299-9542873-NorwayTurksCaicos952.JPG

2016-09-10-1473550350-5589203-NorwayTurksCaicos955.JPG

2016-09-10-1473550396-3712857-NorwayTurksCaicos956.JPG

[Upcoming blog next Sunday: African sunsets]

______________
By the same author: Bussing The Amazon: On The Road With The Accidental Journalist, available with free excerpts on Kindle and in print version on Amazon.

Swimming With Fidel: The Toils Of An Accidental Journalist, available on Kindle, with free excerpts here, and in print version on Amazon in the U.S here.