Wallpaper Monday

Triglav Lake, Slovenia

Double Triglav lake, in Triglav National Park, Slovenia. Magnificent!

I don’t know if this is new, or if it’s been a common thing and I just now noticed it, but the photographer included the coordinates from which the photo was taken. This opens up a whole new world of fun!

Clicking the coordinates — 46.315311431885, 13.778572082520 — will take you to Google Maps, where you can play to your heart’s content. I loved discovering the exact point on the lakeshore where the photo was taken, and just how long that mountain range is. (Long.)

Slovenia is only about 4 mm wide on my world map, so I didn’t really have a feel for its geography. Now I do. No wonder this tiny nation produces Olympic skiers who amaze the world.

(Click the image to wallpaperize.)


About Fletcher DeLancey

Socialist heathen and Mac-using author of the Chronicles of Alsea, who enjoys pondering science, politics, well-honed satire (though sarcastic humor can work, too) and all things geeky.
This entry was posted in Europe, wallpaper. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Wallpaper Monday

  1. currybadger says:

    This looks like it’s Yosemite.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s