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