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