Top travel pics of the week

22:17, Jul 03 2014
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The statue of Christ the Redeemer is lit up in Canada's official colours, red and white, for Canada Day in Rio de Janeiro.
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A woman reads a book as she rests in a public garden near the Eiffel Tower on a hot summer day in Paris.
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Kyler Cook, of Tiffen, Ohio, jumps across sand bags placed to stop beach erosion during the effects of Hurricane Arthur, in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina. Arthur threatens to douse some July 4 holiday plans on the US East Coast as officials ordered evacuations of some low-lying coastal areas, closed beaches and tourist sites and delayed fireworks shows in anticipation of heavy rain and fierce winds.
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A Palestinian boy buries his brother with sand as they play on a beach in the central Gaza Strip.
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The uniform for General of the cavalry, worn by Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria during his assassination on June 28, 1914 in Sarajevo, and the chaise longue he died on, are pictured on display at the museum of military history (Heeresgeschichtliches Museum) in Vienna. The year 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War (WWI).
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People gather at Arcadia at Worthy Farm in Pilton during the 2014 Glastonbury Festival in Glastonbury, England.
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Tickets to the 2014 Glastonbury Event, which is now in its 44th year, sold out in minutes even before any of the headline acts had been confirmed.
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Festival goers walk around at Worthy Farm in Pilton.
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Litter pickers clear the rubbish left in front of the main Pyramid Stage at Worthy Farm in Pilton near Glastonbury, England.
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Performers change into their costumes backstage prior to the start of a show at The Robot Restaurant in Tokyo, Japan.
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The now famous Robot Restaurant opened two years ago in Kabukicho area of Shinjuku at an estimated cost of 10 million US dollars. Performances are held three times a day and cater mostly to foreign tourists.
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US fans (L) next to a couple kissing during the first half of their match against Belgium at FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana Beach during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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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