September 11, 2014
A temple stands amid the waters of the overflowing river Tawi during heavy rains in Jammu, Kashmir Valley, on September 6, 2014
Mukesh Gupta

A temple stands amid the waters of the overflowing river Tawi during heavy rains in Jammu, Kashmir Valley, on September 6, 2014

Mukesh Gupta

September 11, 2014
"An aerial view of a damaged bridge across the River Tawi at Mandal village on the outskirts of Jammu, India, on September 8, 2014." (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

"An aerial view of a damaged bridge across the River Tawi at Mandal village on the outskirts of Jammu, India, on September 8, 2014." (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

September 11, 2014
An aerial view shows buildings partially submerged in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir, on September 10, 2014. Dar Yasin.

An aerial view shows buildings partially submerged in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir, on September 10, 2014. Dar Yasin.

September 2, 2014
Devotees try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the celebrations to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in Mumbai on August 18, 2014. Janmashtami, which marks the birthday of Hindu god Krishna, was celebrated across the country. (Reuters/Shailesh Andrade

Devotees try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the celebrations to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in Mumbai on August 18, 2014. Janmashtami, which marks the birthday of Hindu god Krishna, was celebrated across the country. (Reuters/Shailesh Andrade

September 2, 2014
Goats shelter in Mawsynram bus stop. Amos Chapple

Goats shelter in Mawsynram bus stop. Amos Chapple

September 2, 2014
Vatnajokull glacier, Marco Nescher

Vatnajokull glacier, Marco Nescher

August 28, 2014
Jens Meyer

Jens Meyer

August 28, 2014
A fisherman transports a dead whale shark after it was caught in a net in Yangzhi county, Fujian province, China, on August 1, 2014. According to local media, the whale shark is five meters long and weighs over 2 tons. (Reuters/Stringer)

A fisherman transports a dead whale shark after it was caught in a net in Yangzhi county, Fujian province, China, on August 1, 2014. According to local media, the whale shark is five meters long and weighs over 2 tons. (Reuters/Stringer)

June 9, 2014
Firenze

Firenze

May 23, 2014
"A woman leads her painted buffalo onto a stage during a buffalo bodypainting competition in Jiangcheng county, Yunnan province, China, on May 18, 2014. Artists from eight countries painted on buffaloes to compete for a 100,000 yuan ($16,042) prize reward during the competition on Sunday, according to local media."
 Wong Campion

"A woman leads her painted buffalo onto a stage during a buffalo bodypainting competition in Jiangcheng county, Yunnan province, China, on May 18, 2014. Artists from eight countries painted on buffaloes to compete for a 100,000 yuan ($16,042) prize reward during the competition on Sunday, according to local media."

Wong Campion

May 5, 2014
'An aerial view shows the site of Friday's landslide that buried Abi Barik village in Badakhshan province, northeastern Afghanistan, on May 5, 2014. Afghan officials said they plan to build new houses for hundreds of families made homeless by a landslide that entombed a northeastern village and killed at least 300 people, perhaps as many as 2,700.' Wakil Kohsar

'An aerial view shows the site of Friday's landslide that buried Abi Barik village in Badakhshan province, northeastern Afghanistan, on May 5, 2014. Afghan officials said they plan to build new houses for hundreds of families made homeless by a landslide that entombed a northeastern village and killed at least 300 people, perhaps as many as 2,700.' Wakil Kohsar

April 30, 2014
Mundane petrol station in Windhoek, Namibia

Mundane petrol station in Windhoek, Namibia

(Source: claire-travels)

April 14, 2014
Bo-Kaap, Cape Town 

Bo-Kaap, Cape Town 

April 14, 2014
"Residents survey the damage in a Valparaiso neighborhood on April 13, 2014." Reuters/Eliseo Fernandez

"Residents survey the damage in a Valparaiso neighborhood on April 13, 2014." Reuters/Eliseo Fernandez

April 5, 2014
"The mountains of the Sani Pass in the Drakensberg Mountains, between South Africa and Lesotho, on May 26, 2007." (CC BY SA Mark Peacock)

"The mountains of the Sani Pass in the Drakensberg Mountains, between South Africa and Lesotho, on May 26, 2007." (CC BY SA Mark Peacock)