Top travel pics of the week

22:11, Jun 12 2014
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People watch the fountain show in Budapest's Margaret Island.
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Rowers arrive in the Gran Canal as they take part in the Vogalonga, or Long Row, in the Venice lagoon.
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A tourist has her photograph taken in front of the statue of Christ the Redeemer prior to the 2014 World Cup in Rio de Janeiro.
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An aerial view of the Iguazu Falls is seen in the Argentinian northwest province of Misiones. Authorities were forced to close down the iconic Iguazu National Park on Monday after heavy rainfall in the region caused the Parana, the river feeding into the falls, to flood. The tourist walkways and viewpoints that normally give way to breathtaking view of the falls were almost completely submerged in water.
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Cast members wait backstage during a rehearsal of Giuseppe Verdi's opera "La Traviata" at the foothill of Masada, an ancient Jewish mountaintop fortress near the Dead Sea in Israel. The opera will be performed during the annual Israeli Opera Festival. The festival is Israel's largest cultural production. 50,000 people are expected to visit the show.
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North Koreans celebrate the New Year by visiting statues of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung and former leader Kim Jong Il at Mansudae hill in Pyongyang.
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Tourists post in front of the Christ Redeemer Statue in Brazil.
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Leila de Matos holds her cat, Yandu, as it wears a Brazlian flag hat as they visit Copacabana beach while waiting for the start of the World Cup tournament.
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A local boy shows off his beach football skills on Magna Praia beach in Fortaleza, Brazil.
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A London taxi driver reads a newspaper on The Mall in London, England.

Here's a round up of some of the top travel photos from around the world this week. Which one is your favourite? Leave a comment below.

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