Woman doing Hindu ritual in the Ganges River. At the beginning of every day, devout Indians make offerings including flowers and food, with some people releasing oil lamps and lanterns into the Ganges.
Cleopatras underwater palace, Alexandria, Egypt. Explorers are diving to view the ruins of the palace from which Cleopatra ruled, before Egypt was conquered by Rome. Earthquakes and tsunamis have buried the ruins underwater.
Alpaca and friend. via Libby VanBuskirk, author of "Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu: Folk Tales and Stories about Inca Life." There is a lot in the book about inca people's weaving and its meaning in their life.