World Tourism Day Photo Competition

 

Congratulations to the WTD Photo Competition Winners!

 

In support of the UN International Year of Water Cooperation, the WTD 2013 photo competition was held under the theme Tourism and Water: Protecting our Common Future.

Photos were submitted from all around the world, shining a spotlight on the great importance of water to the tourism sector, and tourism’s role in achieving a more sustainable water future.

The following five photos were chosen as winners by the UNWTO Jury:

 

1st Prize: ´Pale Blue´by Rafael Belincanta, Italy 2nd Prize: ´Return of Winner´by Kyaw Winn Kyaw, Mynamar

                                      1st Prize: ´Pale Blue´by Rafael Belincanta, Italy                   2nd Prize: ´Return of Winner´by Kyaw Winn Kyaw, Mynamar

3rd Prize: ´Mexico Cenotes in the Yucatan Peninsula´by Gerardo Muguel Mendoza Martinez, Mexico

3rd Prize: ´Mexico Cenotes in the Yucatan Peninsula´ by Gerardo Muguel Mendoza Martinez, Mexico

4th Prize: ´Roots of Innovation´by Andrea Camesasca, Italy 5th Prize: ´Water Story´by Barun Kr Datta, India

                             4th Prize: ´Roots of Innovation´by Andrea Camesasca, Italy              5th Prize: ´Water Story´by Barun Kr Datta, India

     

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Photo Competition
Kenya
Chania Falls
India
Another day in paradise
Bangladesh
Life and water
Bangladesh
Shangu River
Bangladesh
Transportation
Uzbekistan
Natural beauty
Pakistan
Katas Raj Temples
Bangladesh
Tears of a River
Iran
ZEN
Argentina
Lago Argentino
India
Preserving Temples of India
Italy
Between water and mountains
Bangladesh
Rangamati Trip......
Canada
Cape Coast
Camilleri
Natural Spa - Iceland
India
KHAIRABERA LAKE
Bangladesh
Boga Lake
India
On the back of the Dragon
Italy
King for one day
India
Sparkling Waves
Republic of Macedonia
Inspector of tourism issues in the...
Myanmar
The Boat man from U Bain Bridge
India
Lake Naivasha
India
Water Environment
India
Fishing
Italy
Roots for Innovation
India
Water Story
Slovenia
Behind Peričnik
India
Beach Tourism
Philippines
Sidlakang Negros Morning Glory
India
Rainwater harvesting and rooftop...
India
Boat Race
India
Reflections of Kambala
Italy
A light for the future
Ivory Coast
Boats
Philippines
Asgad Underground River
India
The proper melting of sun in water...
Nicaragua
Sunrise Rio San Juan
Myanmar
Friendship
India
Mumbai by the Sea
Nigeria
Hills and Valley Kano State
India
Boats on the Ganges in Varanasi.
Ivory Coast
Beautiful Boat at Elmina Ghana
India
Fishing Fantasy
Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Bridge on the River Drina
Haiti
Fête de l'eau Saut-d'Eau...
Italy
Beyond Indian Ocean
Uganda
Canoe Rode on Lake Mutanda
India
Riding with the Birds
México
Shine on Colima!
India
Pangon Tso
Colombia
El Camino de la peregrinación.
United Kingdom
From Hanoi to Hue, via Danang,...
Philippines
The Mystical Island of Lamanok
Philippines
Extraordinary Lake Balanan
India
LAST OPTION!
India
PICHOLA LAKE
India
Make freshwater available for the...
Nigeria
Tamburawa River Kano State
Venezuela
Landscape, Work and Life.
Haiti
Saut-d’Eau
Myanmar
Fishermen of Inle Lake
India
Take the Water in Your Stride
INDIA
Asola Lake
KENYA
Shamuka dam
India
Save Water in the ways you can
Netherlands
Watersports on lake Grevelingenmeer
Mexico
Playa en Cancun
Philippines
SOHOTON NATURAL BRIDGE NATIONAL...
Pakistan
Save coastal areas
Bangladesh
Sun Set Cox's Bazar
India
ISAR LAKE
India
The Pilgrims
Italy
The Happy Island
India
Rakhi
Indonesia
Bali Water
Philippines
Bulingan Falls
INDIA
Journey on river Lee
Italy
Pale Red Blue
Bangladesh
Family vacation in Madhabkunda...
Iran
Badab-e Surt springs, Mazandaran,...
India
Water- True Peace
KENYA
SPECTACULAR RED HILL STREAM,...
Myanmar
Golden Morning
Colombia
Páramo de Chingaza Colombia,...
Ecuador
Horse on the shore
Philippines
Boracay Sunset
Mexico
Lagoon of Seven Colors
Philippines
Sidlakang Negros Morning Glory
Eucador
Turismo en Marsa Alam
India
Afternoon Ride
India
Call of Kashmir
India
Collective Fishing
Bangladesh
A Journey by Boat
INDIA
The lake with palaces
India
Cleaning the lake
Italy
Fish House
India
1000 SALUTES!
India
The Fishermen
India
Within the Twilight
Guatemala
Chicabal lagoon
United Kingdom
Cornish Landscape
Bangladesh
Beautiful Sent Martin Ice Land
Ecuador
Water also is tourism
India
Boating pleasures
Ecuador
Falls in Guayas
Brazil
57% made of water, 100% responsible
Trinidad and Tobago
Caroni Bird Sanctuary
Philippines
GOLDEN RIVER, Basey, Samar
Portugal
Baleal beach
United Kingdom
Cinque Terre - Manarola
Bangladesh
Transportation
Hungary
Harmony of gold and royal blue
Iran
Chalus beach, Mazandaran, Iran
Germany
Back to the roots
Hungary
Purple music fountain
Italy
Pale Blue
Italy
A painting in the nature
Indonesia
Streaming Water
Myanmar
The return of Winner
United Kingdom
Everglades
Philippines
Cabagnow Cave
Sweden
Blue Waters of Sweden
Myanmar
Rest with the nature
India
ELLORA CRIES FOR WATER!
India
The Cow Race
India
Prayer
Philippines
Atop Panhulugan Cliff at Sohoton...
India
Water-sport
Camilleri
The Venice of the North
Bangladesh
Water Life
México
Mexican Cenotes in the Yucatán...
India
Cormorant fisherman, Yangshuo
Philippines
Waterfall a place to refresh your...
India
Beauty of Nature
India
Immersion
India
Water Cleansing
Albania
Clever Natural Aquarium
Haiti
Nan Kreson at Haut Saut-d'Eau
India
Islands of Andaman & Nicobar
Bangladesh
Rangamati Trip......
India
Refreshing Waterfall of Karbi...
Bangladesh
Jumps
Camilleri
The Canals of Venice
Bangladesh
Hilly River
India
Cleansing of Soul
Italy
Rebirth
Italy
Mirror Bled
Ivory Coast
Funny moment at Assinie
Bangladesh
Afghan Beauty
Austria/Nepal
Lake Tourism: Boat operator...
Hungary
Destroying power and beauty of the...
India
Life Line
Philippines
Along Bugasan River
Philippines
Balance of Nature