Machu Picchu, Peru. (Credit: Farid)

Reader photos: Your favourite hideaways

From gorgeous shots of soaring heights to simple sunsets and shifting sand dunes – readers shared snapshots of where they escape from the bustle of daily life.

Congratulations to Roopesh Davda, the winner of the March 2015 photo competition! Discover the story behind this month’s winning shot.

April's photo competition aims to showcase photos that illustrate the contrast of night and day.