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Photo of the Day : Travel

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Picture of a wedding in Krakow

Wedding, Krakow

Photo of the Day, August 26, 2013

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Kazimierz, the historical Jewish quarter of Krakow, provides a colorful backdrop ...

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Picture of arcades in a main street in Morella, Spain

Morella, Spain

Photo of the Day, August 25, 2013

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A 1928 Autochrome image by Jules Gervais Courtellemont shows a view ...

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Picture of whirling dervishes in Ankara, Turkey

Ankara, Turkey

Photo of the Day, August 23, 2013

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Whirling dervishes perform the ritual dance of the Sufi sect in ...

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Picture of the Baiterek Monument in Kazakhstan

Baiterek Monument, Kazakhstan

Photo of the Day, August 22, 2013

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The Baiterek, towering over the central promenade in Astana, Kazakhstan, flares ...

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Picture of the Chicago skyline from Marina City

Skyline, Chicago

Photo of the Day, August 21, 2013

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Fifty-two stories above Chicago, city noises fade and vistas expand for ...

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Picture of St. Basil's Cathedral in Red Square, Moscow, Russia

Red Square, Moscow

Photo of the Day, August 20, 2013

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St. Basil's Cathedral is brilliantly lit on a winter's ...

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Picture of a crowded street in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Photo of the Day, August 19, 2013

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Crowds pass through Hong Kong's Causeway Bay in this picture ...

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Picture of children gathering around a snowball vendor in New Orleans

Snowball Vendor, New Orleans

Photo of the Day, August 17, 2013

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Children gather around a French Quarter snowball wagon in this Autochrome ...

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Picture of a street in Baia Mare, Romania

Baia Mare, Romania

Photo of the Day, August 16, 2013

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The city of Baia Mare in northwestern Romania is known for ...

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Picture of a canal in Venice

Canal, Venice

Photo of the Day, August 15, 2013

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A Venice canal reflects the summer sky in this Autochrome picture ...

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Picture of the Ministry of Communications and Information building in Singapore

Old Hill Street Police Station, Singapore

Photo of the Day, August 13, 2013

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Colorfully painted windows—927 in all—distinguish the Ministry of Communications ...

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Picture of Garosugil street in Seoul, South Korea

Garosu-Gil, Seoul

Photo of the Day, August 12, 2013

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Fallen ginkgo leaves color fashionable Garosu-gil, a tree-lined stretch of stylish ...

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Picture of crowds in a railway station in Mumbai, India

Churchgate Railway Station, Mumbai

Photo of the Day, August 11, 2013

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Travelers crowd the platforms at Churchgate Railway Station in Mumbai—the ...

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Picture of a fire thrower in a quarry tunnel in Paris

Fire Thrower, Paris

Photo of the Day, August 10, 2013

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In Paris, old limestone quarries fan out in a deep and ...

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Picture of a train conductor in Tokyo

Train Conductor, Tokyo

Photo of the Day, August 8, 2013

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"Traveling by train is the most convenient way to travel in ...

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Picture of a city street in Salvador, Brazil

Salvador, Brazil

Photo of the Day, August 7, 2013

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Photographer James Stanfield captured the city of Salvador, Brazil, for a ...

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Picture of a beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Beach, Rio de Janeiro

Photo of the Day, August 6, 2013

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In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, many people come straight to the ...

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Picture of umbrellas in Miami Beach, Florida

Umbrellas, Miami Beach

Photo of the Day, August 5, 2013

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In this Autochrome image from a January 1930 National Geographic story ...

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Picture of the Mall of Asia in the Philippines

Mall of Asia, Manila

Photo of the Day, August 4, 2013

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Structural engineer and Your Shot community member Akira Takaue captured this ...

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Picture of a family at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, Washington, D.C.

Reflecting Pool, Washington

Photo of the Day, August 3, 2013

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Children sail toy boats in the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in ...

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Picture of elevated train tracks from above, Chicago

Elevated Tracks, Chicago

Photo of the Day, August 2, 2013

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It's a snug fit for Chicago's famous "L" tracks ...

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Picture of the Empire State Building reflected in a garden window

Rooftop Garden, Manhattan

Photo of the Day, August 1, 2013

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New York's Empire State Building gleams in the windows of ...

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Picture of a cow walking on a street in Romania

Cow, Romania

Photo of the Day, June 30, 2013

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This picture was taken in a small village in central Romania ...

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Picture of a participant in a Hindu ritual

Hindu Ritual, India

Photo of the Day, June 29, 2013

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This image was taken during the Hindu religious ritual known as ...

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Picture of a bagpiper in the Glencoe Valley, Scotland

Bagpiper, Scotland

Photo of the Day, June 28, 2013

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While on a 20-day tour through England, Wales, Ireland, and Scotland ...

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Picture of a fennec fox in Morocco

Fennec Fox, Morocco

Photo of the Day, June 27, 2013

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The fennec, or desert fox, is a canine mammal species of ...

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Picture of fishing nets in the waters off Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

Fishermen, United Arab Emirates

Photo of the Day, June 26, 2013

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A special technique used for fishing in Fujairah, UAE, is called ...

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Picture of a marble bridge at the Summer Palace in China

Summer Palace, China

Photo of the Day, June 25, 2013

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Marble 17-arch bridge at the Summer Palace, China

This photo and ...

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Picture of the sunset reflected in the windows of an office building in Iceland

Reflection, Reykjavík

Photo of the Day, June 24, 2013

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I was photographing the sunset over Reykjavík Harbor, Iceland, near sunset ...

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Picture of cherry blossoms in Japan

Cherry Blossoms, Japan

Photo of the Day, June 23, 2013

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Cherry blossom is called sakura in Japanese. It is a Japanese ...

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Picture of a man and woman holding hands on the streets of Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia

Photo of the Day, June 22, 2013

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I love this shot because it is telling different stories, but ...

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Picture of a crinoid shrimp blending in with its surroundings in the waters off of the Philippines

Crinoid Shrimp, Philippines

Photo of the Day, June 21, 2013

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A wonderful crinoid shrimp photographed during a dive in Moalboal, Philippines ...

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Picture of a tree against a starry sky in Patagonia

Night Sky, Patagonia

Photo of the Day, June 20, 2013

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I hiked several hours through the night in Patagonia to find ...

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Picture of a street parade in Barcelona

Correfoc, Barcelona

Photo of the Day, June 19, 2013

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Typical Catalan culture, the correfoc are simple parades using fireworks and ...

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Picture of the Kremlin and the Moscow River, Russia

Moscow, Russia

Photo of the Day, June 18, 2013

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel Photos

On the day that I made this photo, it was really ...

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Picture of a fisherman casting a net off of Bira Beach, Indonesia

Bira Beach, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, June 17, 2013

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A fisherman at Bira Beach

This photo and caption were submitted ...

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