About

          John Rowe has been traveling the world with a back pack and a camera for more than 25 years.  His enthusiasm for exploring this awesome planet and meeting its diverse inhabitants is contagious, as he shares information and travel tips that he has collected during his wanderings on his website, Blue Orb Travel.  The plentiful photographs and colorful descriptions of destinations he has visited will inspire you to head out on your own travel adventure.  A word of caution, however…once you begin, it can be addicting!

Positano, Italy, June 2009

Positano, Italy, June 2009

Three Gorges Dam, Yangtze River, China, June 2010

Three Gorges Dam, Yangtze River, China, June 2010

Cliffs of Moher, Ireland, June 2011

Cliffs of Moher, Ireland, June 2011

Hoi An, Vietnam, June 2012

Hoi An, Vietnam, June 2012

Porvoo, Finland, May 2013

Porvoo, Finland, May 2013

The Gobi Desert in Mongolia, 2014

The Gobi Desert in Mongolia, June, 2014
On the Trans-Siberian Railway