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