http://gty.im/96345748 This week's pic, is of the sunken village of Fabbriche di Careggine in Tuscany, Italy. A water dam called Lake Vagli has submerged the village, however every decade the basin must be drained, exposing the eerie lost village.
http://gty.im/464732811 This week's pic is of the largest ice festival in the world! The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival held in Heilongjiang, China. With temperatures in this area sometimes reaching as low as -35, the festival usually lasts up to a month. We received a [...]
http://gty.im/503571142 An Emirati falconer prepares to train his birds on January 6, 2016, during the Liwa 2016 Moreeb Dune Festival in the Liwa desert, some 250 kilometres southwest of Abu Dhabi. The festival, which attracts participants from around the Gulf region, includes a variety of races (cars, bikes, falcons, camels and horses) or other activities [...]
http://gty.im/sb10068586ex-001 2007: During the eruption of Volcano Pinatubo the ashes produced made it very problamatic for the local population who had to evacuate some of the zones that were particularly affected. Philippines, Volcano Pinatubo, boy riding ox in ash Credit: Philippe Bourseiller