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