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Havasupai falls permits: Prices go up for 2018

Havasu Falls is one of the most photographed spots on the trail to the Havasupai campground. Nov. 1, 2016(Photo: Dawn Gilbertson/The Republic) It will cost more to visit the stunning blue-green Havasupai waterfalls in northern Arizona this year. The Havasupai Tribe, which oversees the remote corner of Grand Canyon that is home to Instagram-famous Havasu […]

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Neon Nights

With raindrops no longer falling, this street in Beijing, China, hums back to life under the glow of neon signs. Your Shot photographer Caue Ferraz took this photo in the neighborhood around Jingshan Park, a 57-acre green space with views into the Forbidden City. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our storytelling community where […]

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Hidden Gem

Forged by the wear of water rushing over rocks, Olo Canyon in Arizona is concealed inside the Grand Canyon. Its alluring landscape includes natural springs and rocks shaped like cathedral amphitheaters. See more pictures from the September 2016 story “Are We Losing the Grand Canyon?” Powered by NEW DAY DIGEST

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Golden Hills

Your Shot photographer Hannah Overeem captured this shot of her dog, Badger, an Australian cattle dog, in Chino Hills, California. She writes that the contrast of the golden field and blue-and-white sky give this image a “surreal” look. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our storytelling community where members can take part in photo […]

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Sandy Oasis

Anguilla, a British territory in the Caribbean, is a nation of tranquility, but Sandy Island takes it to another level. This speck of sand in the bright blue waters is constantly reshaped by the ocean and weather, and visitors to the cay are encouraged to make reservations. Your Shot photographer Matthew Wade captured this shot […]

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Behind the Curtain

Circus performers in Hanoi, Vietnam, prepare for the show minutes before it gets under way. Nguyen Thi Thu Hiep, shown here stretching, is a contortionist. For extra money, she also performs at private parties and social events. See more pictures from the September 2016 story “A Life at the Circus: Going Behind the Curtain in […]

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TOP 5 CARIBBEAN STREET FOODS

The Caribbean region may be noted for gorgeous beaches and a slow-paced lifestyle, but it’s food that really defines the culture. Nothing illustrates the signature Caribbean mix of cultural influences like the cheap and tasty morsels sold on street corners, at outdoor markets and at roadside stands. Popular street treats like savoury Trinidadian doubles dripping […]