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Photo of the Day : Travel

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Photo: Paris café

Sidewalk Café, Paris

Photo of the Day, May 8, 2010

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Paris is a densely settled metropolis, but one with numerous small parks ...

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Photo: Hindu man

Pokhara, Nepal

Photo of the Day, May 7, 2010

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Inconsistency of Bollywood films with the Hindu reality


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Photo: A veiled woman walking by a mosaic wall

Hazrat Ali Mosque, Afghanistan

Photo of the Day, May 6, 2010

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Here, a woman passes the Hazrat Ali mosque (the "Blue Mosque") in ...

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Photo: Snow-dusted trees obscured by fog

Rideout Bay, Ontario

Photo of the Day, May 5, 2010

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This is an image from Rideout Bay in Kenora, Ontario, situated on ...

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Photo: Brightly attired Indian women clustered together

Bridal Procession

Photo of the Day, May 4, 2010

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Women in bright saris crowd together as they walk in a bridal ...

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Photo: Birds in a tree

Pantanal, Brazil

Photo of the Day, May 3, 2010

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Birds in the Pantanal of Mato Grosso in central-western Brazil


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Photo: Crowds sitting on benches in Beijing

Beijing Tourists

Photo of the Day, May 2, 2010

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Benches lining the walls outside the Forbidden City provide a moment’s ...

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Photo: Brightly clothed jockeys on horses

Nagqu Horse Festival, Tibet

Photo of the Day, May 1, 2010

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Teenage jockeys race Nangchen purebreds at the Nagqu Horse Festival, a centuries-old ...

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Photo: Water crashing against shore-line rocks

Bering Sea Sunset

Photo of the Day, April 16, 2010

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Water from the Bering Sea crashes on the rocks of ...

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Photo: Stone-marked grave

Stone-Marked Grave, Libya

Photo of the Day, April 13, 2010

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Carefully chosen light and dark stones mark the isolated grave ...

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Photo: Whale skull in a tidal creek

Sei Whale Skull, Chile

Photo of the Day, March 31, 2010

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Inland ice fields give way along Chile's coast ...

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Photo: Basalt pinnacles on Trotternish Peninsula

Basalt Pinnacles, Scotland

Photo of the Day, March 29, 2010

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On Skye's Trotternish Peninsula, basalt pinnacles loom over ...

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Photo: Shanghai at night

Shanghai Skyline

Photo of the Day, March 26, 2010

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The 101-story World Financial Center, China's tallest building ...

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Photo: Island covered in fog

Boreray Island, Scotland

Photo of the Day, March 13, 2010

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Fog lifts to reveal the island of Boreray, in ...

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Photo: Sea stacks

Sea Stacks, Outer Hebrides

Photo of the Day, March 12, 2010

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Their crumpled layers as old as the continents, the ...

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Photo: Sunset seen through a window

Monastery Window, Greece

Photo of the Day, March 11, 2010

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A trinity of sun, sky, and sea paints an ...

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Photo: Monastery on a steep-sloped peninsula

Simonos Petras Monastery

Photo of the Day, March 7, 2010

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Redoubt of the reclusive, Simonos Petras monastery was founded ...

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Photo: Elephants near a watering hole

Elephants, Namibia

Photo of the Day, February 20, 2010

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This shot was taken just before the rainy season in Etosha ...

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Photo: Goat wearing old clothes

Goat, North India

Photo of the Day, February 16, 2010

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There is cold weather in North India in the winter and ...

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Photo: Man with blue paint on his face

Demsa Dancer, India

Photo of the Day, January 31, 2010

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Orissa, India. Behind a ramshackle cluster of market stalls an impromptu ...

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Photo: Old bunker and bench

Marin Headlands Bunker

Photo of the Day, January 30, 2010

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The location is the Marin Headlands near the Golden Gate Bridge ...

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Photo: Boat and house on stilts in water

Fishing, Celebes Sea

Photo of the Day, January 29, 2010

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In Semporna, many Filipinos and Malayu who traditionally fish for a ...

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Photo: Small temple silhouetted at twilight

Hanuman Temple, India

Photo of the Day, January 26, 2010

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Image was shot in Hampi, India at sunset of a very ...

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Photo: Volcano and flat cloud

Licancabur Volcano

Photo of the Day, January 23, 2010

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Licancabur Volcano is located on the border between Chile and Bolivia ...

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Photo: Hip hop band performing

Bangalore Hip Hop

Photo of the Day, January 20, 2010

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Homegrown hip hop bands are a new phenomenon in Bangalore, India ...

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Photo: Boys setting off fireworks

Fireworks, San Juan

Photo of the Day, January 17, 2010

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The picture was shot at San Juan de los Remedios, Cuba ...

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Photo: Rainbow at sunset over Painted Hills

Painted Hills Rainbow

Photo of the Day, January 16, 2010

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Taken at the Painted Hills National Monument in Central Oregon near ...

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Photo: Girls walking by a newsstand

Newsstand Strut

Photo of the Day, January 13, 2010

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Girls walking by a newsstand.

 

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Photo: Truck and dome-shaped building

Tecopa Hot Springs

Photo of the Day, January 12, 2010

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This was shot in Tecopa Hot Springs south of Death Valley ...

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Photo: Child standing near the ocean

Oceanside

Photo of the Day, January 10, 2010

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One of my little friends who loves the ocean!

 

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Photo: Venice at twilight

Rialto Bridge, Venice

Photo of the Day, January 3, 2010

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Like no other city in the world, Venice balances on both ...

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Photo: Girl holding a child

Portrait, Uttar Pradesh

Photo of the Day, January 2, 2010

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Ten-year-old Savita holds her little brother, covering him from rain showers ...

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A couple dances the tango at a club in the San Telmo district.

Tango, Buenos Aires

Photo of the Day, December 25, 2009

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A rainy day leaves empty tables, but the ...

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Photo: Football stadium at twilight

Football Stadium, Colorado

Photo of the Day, December 20, 2009

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An amazing view of the sun setting behind ...

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Photo: Car and explosion

Iowa Derby Car Jump

Photo of the Day, December 18, 2009

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Iowa's derby stunts are always a blast ...

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Photo: Parents watching their daughter’s performance

Traveling Family Circus

Photo of the Day, December 11, 2009

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Parents watch their daughter's performance at a ...

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