Sunrise over Angkor Wat

Sunrise over Angkor Wat, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia Photograph by William Leonard    Angkor Wat is one of the most iconic sites in Southeast Asia and has the distinction of being the world's larg...

Volcanic Fumes

Volcanic Fumes, El Teide, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain Photograph by Dorian Tsai      The volcanic fumes from El Teide burn orange in the rising sun, as Najmus scrambles over the rocks to the top o...

Solaris

Solaris, Sharpitor, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England Photograph by Phil Hemsley      "We lose a great deal when we lose the sense and feeling for the sun. When all has been said, the adventure ...

The Thrill of Fast Downhills

The Thrill of Fast Downhills, Ho Chi Minh Road, Vietnam Photograph by Brian Mathé    We are a team of friends cycling around the world. This picture was shot in January 2013 in the mountains of Vietnam...

Conic Hill

Conic Hill, Balmaha, Scotland Photograph by Martin Hill   This photograph was taken whilst completing the West Highland Way, a 100 mile trek from Milngavie to Fort William. Conic Hill is a sh...
Photo of the Day: Paragliding in the Swiss Alps

Alpine Gliding

Alpine Gliding, near Gimmelwald, Bernese Alps, Switzerland Photograph by Ryan McQueen While hiking in the Swiss Alps, near Gimmelwald, I came over a ridge to find this expansive valley below. ...
Photo of the Day: Alpine Ibex

Nothing but the Wild

Nothing but the Wild, Lac de Peyre, Col de la Colombière, Haute Savoie, France Photograph by Maxime Gilbert      I took this shot on an early morning in the French Alps and chose to convert it to...
Bahariya Oasis, Egypt

Desert Speed

Desert Speed, Bahariya Oasis, Egypt Photograph by Sima Diab I took this shot while hanging out of a speeding 4X4 in the Bahariya Oasis of the Egyptian desert. I kept my hand steady and saw th...
Jute Production: Krishnanagar, India

Jute Harvest

Jute Harvest, Krishnanagar, West Bengal, India Photograph by Samir Das    Jute is the second most commercially important vegetable fiber after cotton. For centuries, jute has been an integral par...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day: Axum, Ethiopia

The Purple Cross

The Purple Cross, Axum, Ethiopia Photograph by Tom Evans    On a trip to Ethiopia last September I was lucky enough to visit the town of Axum soon after the Ethiopian New Year. Ethiopian's celebr...