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