You'll Never Forget These Images of the "Golden Hour" Around the World It may be the most beautiful time of day: The "golden hour" just after dawn and just before sunset, when the light turns, well, y'know... Here, some of our fave photos captured by a photographer (and Instagrammer!) who's shot in 50 countries and is determined to shoot in every nation on the planet! Budget Travel Thursday, Apr 30, 2015, 4:00 PM The sun's rays burst through the clouds over the temple-dotted plains of Bagan in Myanmar. There are over 2,000 temples and pagodas in this region. (Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com) Budget Travel LLC, 2016
 

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You'll Never Forget These Images of the "Golden Hour" Around the World

It may be the most beautiful time of day: The "golden hour" just after dawn and just before sunset, when the light turns, well, y'know... Here, some of our fave photos captured by a photographer (and Instagrammer!) who's shot in 50 countries and is determined to shoot in every nation on the planet!

  • Began, Myanmar
  • Bled Castle, Slovenia
  • Midnight Sun, Northern Iceland
  • Lofoten Islands, Arctic Norway
  • Hong Kong from Victoria Peak
  • Southern Iceland
  • Mostar in Bosnia
  • Lava fields, Snaefellsnes Peninsula in Iceland
  • Thousands of birds next on the cliff faces, Western Iceland
  • Maha Wizaya, Yangon, Myanmar
  • karst hills of Yangshuo in Southern China

The sun's rays burst through the clouds over the temple-dotted plains of Bagan in Myanmar. There are over 2,000 temples and pagodas in this region.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

A misty sunrise at Lake Bled in Slovenia. Bled Castle sits atop the cliff as the sun bathes the mountains in its morning light. 

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

This is what midnight looks like in Northern Iceland during the summer months. They don't call it the Midnight Sun for nothing!

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

The rugged Lofoten islands in Arctic Norway. Water and wind have formed some amazing patterns in the sand on this beach at sunrise.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

A soft pink sunset over Hong Kong, in stark contrast to the night-time scenes often shot from here at Victoria Peak.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

The coast of Southern Iceland as the sun rises over the lupines that cover the hills of Vík.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

Possibly one of the most picturesque European towns, Mostar in Bosnia. This is a truly iconic bridge, rebuilt using original material after it was destroyed during the war.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

Lava fields are an unusual sight, and are made even more stunning by a coating of fresh snow. This one is on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula in Iceland.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

Thousands of birds nest on the cliff faces as the sun sets over Western Iceland.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

 One of the lesser-known pagodas in Yangon, Maha Wizaya is still a hidden gem in this major Myanmar city.

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)

A man cycles off into the sunset through the hills of Yangshuo in Southern China

(Courtesy Conor MacNeill / TheFella.com)
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