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Photo of the Day : Travel

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Photo: Children holding lambs

Children Holding Lambs, Peru

Photo of the Day, June 6, 2009

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Dressed in traditional clothing, two children hold lambs and ...

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Photo: Daredevil in a car

Daredevil, India

Photo of the Day, June 5, 2009

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The actual name of this is "The well of ...

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Photo: Market at night

Marrakech Market at Night

Photo of the Day, June 4, 2009

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Featuring snake charmers, acrobats, storytellers, and open-air food stalls ...

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Photo: Colosseum at night

Colosseum, Italy

Photo of the Day, June 3, 2009

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I got this shot while traveling through Italy in ...

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Young Girl, Kathmandu, Nepal

Photo of the Day, June 2, 2009

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A girl in Themal Kathmandu in Nepal


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Photo: Robed man passing through yellow holy room

Moulay Ismail Shrine, Morocco

Photo of the Day, June 1, 2009

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A beautiful room of yellow in the shrine of ...

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Photo: Visitors resting with bare legs in snow, New England

Tuckerman Ravine Rest, New England

Photo of the Day, March 19, 2009

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The mountain's moods aren't all bad. Spring ...

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Photo: Rock Fort, India

Rock Fort at Sunrise, India

Photo of the Day, February 22, 2009

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This photo is taken at the top of the 83-meter-high Rock ...

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Photo: Kolmanskop, Namibia

Kolmanskop, Namibia

Photo of the Day, February 19, 2009

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This photograph was made in Kolmanskop, Namibia. Kolmanskop is an abandoned ...

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locals do everything they can to bring in good luck and get rid of bad luck. For 10 day straight fireworks are thrown at the processions and many men and women piece their cheeks with huge objects like meter long poles, guns and lamps.

Festival, Thailand

Photo of the Day, February 16, 2009

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Locals do everything they can to bring in good luck and ...

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Photo: Festival participants in India

Commotion, India

Photo of the Day, February 10, 2009

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This photo is a depiction of impermanence, imprints, and impressions of ...

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Photo: A group of marigold-wearing revelers

Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, India

Photo of the Day, February 8, 2009

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This photo was taken during the 2007 Kumbh Mela in Allahabad ...

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View Atop City Hall, Dresden, Germany

Photo of the Day, January 31, 2009

Statues look down on the rebuilt inner city of Dresden from atop City Hall. The medieval city lost tens of ...

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Cliff Divers, Mazatlan, Mexico

Photo of the Day, January 23, 2009

A daring diver times his plunge with an incoming wave as he plummets from a cliff in Mazatlan, Mexico. When ...

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Downtown Suva, Viti Levu Island, Republic of Fiji

Photo of the Day, January 22, 2009

The largest city between Honolulu and Auckland, Suva—the capital of the Republic of Fiji—dazzles with cosmopolitan offices, shops ...

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Photo: Dock and palm trees

Dock and Palm Trees, Tahiti

Photo of the Day, January 20, 2009

A dock juts out to a small palm island, surrounded by the jewel-blue waters of Tahiti. Tahiti is just one ...

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Fire-Walking Ceremony, Viti Levu Island, Republic of Fiji

Photo of the Day, January 13, 2009

The body is transcended and the soul is made pure by mortification of the flesh—including piercings with these needles ...

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Photo: Castle and fields

Castle Near Kilgarvan, Ireland

Photo of the Day, January 10, 2009

The green countryside of County Kerry, Ireland, slowly reclaims a castle near the village of Kilgarvan. Taking its present name ...

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Islanders Crabbing at Night, Samana Cay, Bahamas

Photo of the Day, January 9, 2009

Islanders, on a seasonal visit to uninhabited Samana Cay in the eastern Bahamas, crab by torchwood light at a point ...

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