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Mesmerising travel photos from around the world, including bizarre body painting in Austria and wakeboarding in Lebanon’s crystal-filled cave.


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Bizarre body painting in Austria

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Human skin becomes a blank canvas for the world’s top body painters as artists from 45 countries compete against each other in Pörtschach, Austria.
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The most adorable first flight ever

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It’s taken these two grandmothers more than 70 years to travel on a plane – but when they finally do, the result is incredibly heartwarming.
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The 'Glastonbury of the Alps'

Go backstage at Zermatt Unplugged, an annual Alpine music festival that attracts more than 20,000 concertgoers and skiers.
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Setting football’s greatest stage

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With its incomparable natural beauty, Rio is wonderfully seductive. As the World Cup and the Olympics near, the city prepares for its role as the centre of the sporting universe.


Lakeside treks in a geothermal land

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North Island’s Rotorua Lakes are an unrivalled natural landscape with absinthe-bright forests, bubbling springs and active volcanoes – all easily explored with a new network of trails.
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