Amid the historic quarter’s busy streets, a thousand workshops maintain centuries-old craftmaking traditions. These workers’ ancient skills are celebrated in a new exhibition at London’s Royal Geographical Society
Vivid colours and intimate portraits stand out in this selection of travel images from The Guardian.
Chris Schalkx captures Vietnam’s vivid palette in the streets of Hanoi and Hoi An, its caves and rivers, and a Ho Chi Minh City tower block devoted to cafes
German photographer Tobias Friedrich has been named this year’s winner for his ‘perfectly lit and composed’ panorama of a wreck off the coast of Egypt, while British winner Grant Thomas captured a couple of affectionate swans
David Granick’s shots from the 1960s and 70s capture a fading world.
Lake views, colonial architecture and colourful street vendors of this Central American traveller’s favourite
American photographer Scott Mead captures the wonders of the world above the clouds while travelling on planes.
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Hundreds of people and a unicorn gathered at the Wiltshire stone circle for the winter solstice, the longest night of the year in the northern hemisphere
Pictures of Iceland