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