This is the Maeklong Market, west of Bangkok, a decades old place of trade in Thailand. Vendors were so comfortable here that when the Maeklong Railway built a commuter train to Bangkok running right through the middle of their market, they stayed right w
Lena Pillars in Russia, also called Lena's Stone Forest, is a natural rock formation along the banks of the Lena River about 60 km upriver from Yakutsk, Siberia. The pillars are metres and extends along the river for about 80 km.
Large Boabab Tree - Also known as the "tree of life", Baobab trees, found in Africa and India, can live for several thousand years. They have little wood fiber, but can store large quantities of water.
Aspiring boxers Chibata (L) and Valdir Aparecido (nicknamed "Gorilla") punch a discarded refrigerator during a training session at a gymnasium under the Alcantara Machado viaduct in the Mooca neighborhood of Sao Paulo, March REUTERS/Nacho Doce